City Page - May 18, 2017

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Congressman Scott Taylor to Give Keynote Address at Annual Tidewater Veteran’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Join Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr., Congressman Scott Taylor and the Mayor’s Veterans Committee as they host the annual Memorial Day Ceremony, Monday, May 29.

Summer Is Almost Here and that Means the Return of Free Wednesday Night Concerts at Town Center

The Ynot Wednesdays concert series will run from June 7 to August 30.

City of Virginia Beach Memorial Day Operating Schedule

Most city offices will be closed Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

Road Closures for Annual Pungo Strawberry Festival May 27 & 28

Expect heavy traffic and delays along Princess Anne, West Neck and Indian River roads.

Summer Water Safety

With the holiday weekend coming up, know when, how and where it is safe to swim with these tips from Virginia Beach Emergency Medical Services.

Virginia Beach City Council Adopted the FY 2017-18 Budget at May 9 Meeting

Based on public input, City Council made a few changes to the City Manager’s recommendations, increasing the proposed operating budget by $150,000.

Photographer's Corner

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation designating May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. The Virginia Beach Fraternal Order of Police hosts this annual memorial service to honor all local law enforcement officers that have died in the line of duty in service to the City of Virginia Beach.

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Formal Sessions
Tuesday, June 6 & 20 — 6 p.m. 
City Council Chambers
City Hall, Bldg. 1, 2nd Floor
Formal sessions peceded by informal session 
Tuesday, May 23 & June 13 — 4 p.m.
City Council Conference Room
City Hall, Bldg. 1, 2nd Floor

July Schedule: 
In July, City Council will only meet July 18 and 25.

​Citizens’ Open Dialogue Following Adjournment 

Citizens may speak for three minutes at the end of the first formal session of the month (June 6​) about topics that are not on the agenda.

​No more than three speakers may speak on the same non-agenda topic at the same meeting. The first three speakers who register with the city clerk will be called to speak.​

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.​

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