News Center Stay up-to-date on the latest news from the City of Virginia Beach. SearchSearch by Date RangeStart End View News by Category All NewsAgricultureAquarium and MuseumsBudget & Management ServicesCity AttorneyCity AuditorCity ClerkCity ManagerCity TreasurerCommissioner of the RevenueCommonwealth's AttorneyCommunications OfficeConvention and Visitors BureauCourtsCultural AffairsEconomic DevelopmentEmergency Communications & Citizen ServicesEmergency Medical ServicesFinanceFireHousing & Neighborhood PreservationHuman Resources (City)Human ServicesInformation TechnologyParks & RecreationPlanningPolicePublic HealthPublic LibrariesPublic UtilitiesPublic WorksReal Estate AssessorStrategic Growth AreaVolunteer ResourcesVoter RegistrarCurrent Category Fire Page Content Richard V. "Vance" Cooper Named New Deputy Fire ChiefTuesday, May 24, 2016Virginia Beach, VA - May 23, 2016 - Virginia Beach Fire Chief Steven Cover announced today the promotion of District Chief Richard Vance Cooper to the position of Deputy Fire Chief of Services. Chief Cooper has served VBFD since 1990, and has held the rank of District C … Don't Miss the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge May 20 & 21 at Mount Trashmore ParkWednesday, May 18, 2016Mount Trashmore Park will be the site of the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge on Friday, May 20th and Saturday, May 21st, 2016, sponsored by the City of Virginia Beach, the Virginia Beach Fire Department, and Stihl, Inc. Referred to as "The Toughest Two Minutes … Phone Scam Alert from Virginia Beach Fire DepartmentThursday, March 17, 2016The Virginia Beach Fire Department has learned that some citizens have recently received phone calls asking for donations to benefit Fire Department members and their families. The Virginia Beach Fire Department and the City of Virginia Beach does NOT solicit donations … City to Dedicate New Blackwater Fire & EMS Station #13, Wednesday, September 16Friday, September 11, 2015VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – September 11, 2015 – The public is invited to join in the celebration as Virginia Beach officials formally dedicate their newest fire and emergency medical service station, Blackwater Fire and EMS Station #13, at a ceremony to be held Wednesday, S … Contact InformationCommunications Office(757) email@example.com(757) 427-5978 VB311(757) 385-3111VB311@vbgov.comVB311 Site More News Releases Can't find what you are looking for? View a complete list of Virginia Beach news releases.