City Page - May 7, 2021

Register to receive news from the City of Virginia Beach.

Points of Reflection and Virtual Ceremony Planned for Year Two Municipal Center Tragedy Remembrance Activities

Several activities will be offered throughout the month of May in remembrance of the May 2019 Virginia Beach Municipal Center shooting that killed 12 individuals, left five physically injured and hundreds more impacted.

City Council Workshop on Potential Changes to City’s Election System Tuesday, May 11

Staff will provide a briefing about potential changes to the City’s election system.

Here’s What You Need to Know to Vote in the June 8 Primary Elections

The deadline to register to vote is close of business on Monday, May 17.

Hurricane Season Starts June 1

Hurricane Preparedness Week kicks off May 9.

Federal Program Offers Emergency Broadband Benefit

Starting May 12, eligible households will be able to enroll to receive a monthly discount off the cost of broadband service from an approved provider.

Apply for Nonprofit Grants by May 14

The $10,000 grants may be used for wages and benefits, rent, utilities, insurance and other operational or program expenses.

Photographer's Corner

Eight local artists from seven regional cities were invited to paint “neighborhood identifier pillars” in the ViBe District. All of the artists came from diverse cultural backgrounds which was part of the project’s aim to promote equity and inclusion.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​C​ity Co​uncil Meetings

Special Session 

May 11, 6 p.m.
Virginia Beach Convention Center
Suite 5, 2nd Floor
1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach

Anyone wishing to speak in person should register with the City Clerk’s Office by calling 757-385-4303. Anyone wishing to speak virtually, via WebEx, must follow the two-step process provided below: 

  1. Register for the WebEx meeting at:
    https://vbgov.webex.com/vbgov/onstage/g.php?MTID=e938ba458d4100e9c3cc387ebecd383ec
  2. Register with the City Clerk’s Office by calling 757-385-4303 before 5 p.m., May 11. 
City Council Meetings are cablecast live on VBTV via Cox Channel 48 & Verizon Channel 45. You may also watch online on the City's YouTube Channel.

Formal City Council Meetin

May 18, 6 p.m.
Virginia Beach Convention Center
Suite 5, 2nd Floor
1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach

Citizens wishing to make comments during the virtual hearings must register for the WebEx and register with the City Clerk's Office by calling (757) 385-4303 prior to 5 p.m. on the day of the hearing.

Adjustments to City Council Meetings to Comply with Governor’s Revised Executive Orders


​Citizens’ Open Dialogue Following Adjournment ​

Citizens may speak for three minutes at the end of the first formal session of the month (first Tuesday of the month) about topics that are not on the agenda. City Council Me​etings​ are cablecast live on VBTV via Cox channel 48 & Verizon channel 45. You may also watch online on the City's YouTube Channel.​
Contact Information
​​