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 Registration & ElectionsCurrent Category Planning Page Content Barry Frankenfield Named Virginia Beach Planning DirectorMonday, December 21, 2015City Manager James K. Spore today named Barry Frankenfield, a 30-year veteran of Virginia Beach city government, as the new director of the Department of Planning & Community Development. Frankenfield has been interim director since July, when he stepped in for retiring … Historic Preservation Public Input Meeting Set For Nov. 10Monday, October 26, 2015The Virginia Beach Historic Preservation Commission will hold its sixth annual public input meeting on Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd. The commission will provide an update on its activities and general preservation co … Bayfront Advisory Commission to Meet Sept. 17Thursday, September 10, 2015The Bayfront Advisory Commission will meet Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel and Conference Center, 2800 Shore Drive, from 2 to 5:30 p.m. The agenda for the meeting will include the following: 2 to 3:30 p.m. – Committee meetings 3:30 to … New Online System Will Make Applications to City Planning EasierWednesday, September 02, 2015Until now, applying for zoning variances or use-permits was inconvenient. It meant paper copies of thick documents, multiple trips to the Municipal Center and many phone calls. That’s about to change. The city’s online Accela system – already used for building permits and i … 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.