City of Virginia Beach - News https://www.vbgov.com The dynamic news feed for the City of Virginia Beach. City of Virginia Beach 2018 www.vbgov.com webforms@vbgov.com (VBgov Web Team) webforms@vbgov.com (VBgov Web Team) news VBgov Web Team http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss en Tue, 18 Sep 2018 22:00:02 EST Commonwealth v. John James Aggar; Previously Convicted Rapist Sentenced to 45 Years for Sexual Assaults of Two Minors ​ Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that John James Aggar, 52 years old, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, was sentenced today by Circuit Court Judge H. Thomas... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3990/commonwealth-v-john-james-aggar-previously-co Commonwealth's Attorney Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:46:56 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3990/commonwealth-v-john-james-aggar-previously-co Commonwealth v. Angelo Antonio Worlds; Random Shooting Spree Leaves One Dead and Three Injured; Juvenile Sentenced to 75 Years Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Angelo Antonio Worlds, 19 years old, formerly of the 3200 block of Chesterton Court in Virginia Beach, Virginia,pled... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3989/commonwealth-v-angelo-antonio-worlds-random-s Commonwealth's Attorney Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:59:18 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3989/commonwealth-v-angelo-antonio-worlds-random-s The Annex Receives Grant From ViBe Creative District Matching Grant Program ​Virginia Beach Economic Development, in collaboration with the Office of Cultural Affairs and the ViBe Creative District, approved a grant for The Annex from the ViBe Creative District Matching Grantprogram... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3988/the-annex-receives-grant-from-vibe-creative-d Economic Development Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:10:29 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3988/the-annex-receives-grant-from-vibe-creative-d South Wind Tides May Delay Waste Collection Services ​Due to area flooding and road closures, residents in the southern area of Virginia Beach may experience delays in their waste collection services.Waste Management will monitor road conditions and adjust... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3987/south-wind-tides-may-delay-waste-collection-s Public Works Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:38:29 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3987/south-wind-tides-may-delay-waste-collection-s Officer Involved Shooting / 35th Street UPDATE​The following details regarding the Officer Involved Shooting have become available to release:The female victim was struck multiple times by the suspect with a metal object resulting... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3986/officer-involved-shooting-35th-street Police Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:23:29 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3986/officer-involved-shooting-35th-street Last Installment of Sea Level Rise Symposium Series Set for Sept. 19 ​The last installment of the Sea Level Rise symposium series, Stewards of the Southern Rivers Watershed, will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Center at the Tidewater... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3984/last-installment-of-sea-level-rise-symposium Planning Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:21:50 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3984/last-installment-of-sea-level-rise-symposium Reminder of Temporary Road Closures for the Upcoming NAS Oceana Air Show ​Due to the upcoming NAS Oceana Airshow, there will be temporary road closures on London Bridge Road between Central Drive and International Parkway. The closures will be as follows:​Thursday,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3983/reminder-of-temporary-road-closures-for-the-u Police Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:12:03 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3983/reminder-of-temporary-road-closures-for-the-u Roads Closed Due to South Wind Tides- Princess Anne District UPDATE: Sept. 18, 2018Due to high water on Sandbridge Road, the back gate to Dam Neck Base has been opened for Sandbridge residents.As of 11:45​p.m., new roads added to list:Sandbridge... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3985/roads-closed-due-to-south-wind-tides-princes Emergency Communications & Citizen Services Tue, 18 Sep 2018 04:08:04 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3985/roads-closed-due-to-south-wind-tides-princes One More Thing to do with Your Library Card: View the Stars ​Virginia Beach Public Library -VBPL has two Orion telescopes available to borrow, free, with a Virginia Beach Public Library card. Donated by Back Bay Amateur Astronomers -BBAA, the telescopes are available... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3982/one-more-thing-to-do-with-your-library-card-v Public Libraries Mon, 17 Sep 2018 10:31:32 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3982/one-more-thing-to-do-with-your-library-card-v Traffic Signal Work at Kempsville and Indian River Roads This Weekend Beginning Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, Virginia Beach Public Works will have contractors activating the temporary traffic signals at the intersection of Indian River and Kempsville roads.The temporary signal... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3981/traffic-signal-work-at-kempsville-and-indian Public Works Mon, 17 Sep 2018 06:43:26 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3981/traffic-signal-work-at-kempsville-and-indian Six Ways to Reuse Your Free Sand In preparation for Hurricane Florence, residents took advantage of 526 tons of free sand, provided by the City of Virginia Beach. Following the storm, residents are now asking, "What should I do with... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3980/six-ways-to-reuse-your-free-sand Communications Office;#30;#Public Works Mon, 17 Sep 2018 06:41:16 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3980/six-ways-to-reuse-your-free-sand Hurricane Florence Update at 3 p.m. on Friday The situation has dramatically improved for Virginia Beach and emergency conditions are no longer in effect; Governor Northam lifted the mandatory evacuation order for Zone A; the weather forecast indicates... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3979/hurricane-florence-update-at-3-pm-on-friday Communications Office Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:38:23 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3979/hurricane-florence-update-at-3-pm-on-friday Hurricane Florence Update at 10:30 a.m. on Friday - Virginia Beach Landfill to Reopen Monday 11 a.m. – Governor Northam lifted mandatory evacuation order.As of 10:30 a.m. today: no reports of roads closed due to flooding and no reports of any downed trees or power lines; 238 withoutpower,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3978/hurricane-florence-update-at-1030-am-on-frida Communications Office Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:50:48 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3978/hurricane-florence-update-at-1030-am-on-frida Traffic Signal Work at Kempsville and Indian River Beginning Sept. 23rd ​Beginning on Sunday, September 23, 2018, Virginia Beach Public Works will have contractors activating the temporary traffic signals at the intersection of Indian River Road and Kempsville Road. The temporary... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3977/traffic-signal-work-at-kempsville-and-indian Public Works Fri, 14 Sep 2018 04:59:33 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3977/traffic-signal-work-at-kempsville-and-indian Hurricane Florence Update at 10:15 p.m. on Thursday ​ First Street Jetty: Hurricane Florence has drawn much attention to our area and many people's curiosity has attracted them to the oceanfront to view the stormy seas. People have been observed onthe... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3976/hurricane-florence-update-at-1015-pm-on-thurs Communications Office Thu, 13 Sep 2018 18:24:08 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3976/hurricane-florence-update-at-1015-pm-on-thurs Don't Put Yourself Or Others at Risk!  Hurricane Florence has drawn much attention to our area and many people's curiosity has attracted them to the oceanfront to view the stormy seas.People have been observed on the Jetty at First... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3975/dont-put-yourself-or-others-at-risk Police Thu, 13 Sep 2018 18:12:50 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3975/dont-put-yourself-or-others-at-risk Hurricane Florence Update at 4 p.m. on Thursday Power Outages: ContactDominion Energy atwww.dominionenergy.com or 866-366-4357 to report or check power outages. Treat all downed power lines as live.Downed Trees: Call 311 for downed trees... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3974/hurricane-florence-update-at-4-pm-on-thursday Communications Office Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:19:42 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3974/hurricane-florence-update-at-4-pm-on-thursday Parts of Virginia Beach Expected to Experience Storm Surge: Updates to City Services and Operations The City of Virginia Beach continues to monitor Hurricane Florence and adjust its response to the significant shift in the storm path to the south and away from the area.​The forecast continues to change;... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3973/parts-of-virginia-beach-expected-to-experienc Communications Office Thu, 13 Sep 2018 09:51:07 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3973/parts-of-virginia-beach-expected-to-experienc Going with the Flo – Waste Management Resumes Collections VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – The City of Virginia Beach Waste Management Division will collect TRASH ONLY on Thursday, Sept. 13 from its Thursday routes.Collections will remain suspended on Friday, Sept. 14Friday... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3972/going-with-the-flo-waste-management-resumes-c Communications Office Wed, 12 Sep 2018 12:19:45 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3972/going-with-the-flo-waste-management-resumes-c City Announces Updates on Shelters "We are breathing a sigh of relief," said City Manager Dave Hansen after learning that the path of Hurricane Florence has shifted away from Virginia Beach. He assured residents that VirginiaBeach... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3971/city-announces-updates-on-shelters Communications Office Wed, 12 Sep 2018 21:30:38 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3971/city-announces-updates-on-shelters City to Provide Emergency Shelter Options for Pets For people in Zone A who are evacuating and need shelter arrangements for pets , the Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center -ACAC at 341 S. Birdneck Road is assisting with boarding.Availableonly... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3970/city-to-provide-emergency-shelter-options-for Communications Office Tue, 11 Sep 2018 16:11:16 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3970/city-to-provide-emergency-shelter-options-for City Closings, Cancellations, Delays and Services Related to Hurricane ​The City of Virginia Beach has made schedule changes to keep people safe before, during and after the imminent storm.Parks and Recreation will again offer a free all-day camp program on Wednesday, Sept... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3969/city-closings-cancellations-delays-and-servic Communications Office Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:23:30 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3969/city-closings-cancellations-delays-and-servic City of Virginia Beach Monitoring Hurricane Florence ​The City of Virginia Beach is preparing for the worst conditions as Hurricane Florence approaches. City Manager Dave Hansen has declared a local state of emergency and the Emergency Operations Centerhas... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3968/city-of-virginia-beach-monitoring-hurricane-f Communications Office Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:05:49 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3968/city-of-virginia-beach-monitoring-hurricane-f City of Virginia Beach Preparing for Hurricane Florence ​The City of Virginia Beach, through its Office of Emergency Management and the National Weather Service/Wakefield, is preparing for the worst conditions surrounding Hurricane Florence. While the exact... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3967/city-of-virginia-beach-preparing-for-hurrican Communications Office Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:59:09 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3967/city-of-virginia-beach-preparing-for-hurrican Commonwealth v. Jerode Demetrius Johnson; Drunk Driver Kills High School Senior, Severely Injures Another: 47 Years to Serve ​ Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Jerome Demetrius Johnson, 32 years old, formerly of the 4500 block of Hampshire Avenue in Norfolk, Virginia, was... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3966/commonwealth-v-jerode-demetrius-johnson-drunk Commonwealth's Attorney Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:20:59 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3966/commonwealth-v-jerode-demetrius-johnson-drunk Virginia Beach Joins Fight Against Opioid Distributors and Manufacturers Virginia Beach is joining a growing list of local governments taking action against drug manufacturers and distributors for fueling the opioid crisis in their communities.The City of Virginia Beach and... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3965/virginia-beach-joins-fight-against-opioid-dis City Attorney Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:04:28 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3965/virginia-beach-joins-fight-against-opioid-dis *UPDATE* Police seek the public's help locating a missing woman UPDATE ​​ Ms. Pscion has been located and is safe.  On September 9, 2018 at 7:32 p.m., Emergency Communications received a call for service regarding a missing person... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3964/update-police-seek-the-publics-help-locating Police Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:48:52 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3964/update-police-seek-the-publics-help-locating Public Works Asks Residents to Take Steps to Reduce Neighborhood Flooding ​Virginia Beach Public Works is advising residents to prepare wisely for the projected rainfall amounts this week and how it can affect minor flooding in their neighborhoods. One of the first steps... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3963/public-works-asks-residents-to-take-steps-to Public Works Sun, 09 Sep 2018 17:24:18 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3963/public-works-asks-residents-to-take-steps-to VB Police are searching for a 11 year-old juvenile ​UPDATE:  The  juvenile has been safely returned home to his family.On September 7, 2018 at 8:30 p.m. Emergency Communications received a call for service regarding a missing/runaway... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3962/vb-police-are-searching-for-a-11-year-old-juv Police Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:38:39 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3962/vb-police-are-searching-for-a-11-year-old-juv Virginia Beach Housing Resource Center to Open Later this Month ​The Virginia Beach Housing Resource Center, originally scheduled to open for services to the public on Sept. 10, will open later this month. An announcement will be made when the start date for services... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3961/virginia-beach-housing-resource-center-to-ope Housing & Neighborhood Preservation Fri, 07 Sep 2018 09:58:41 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3961/virginia-beach-housing-resource-center-to-ope