Most City Offices and Facilities to Open at Noon Tuesday

Aquarium to Open at 12:30 p.m.

Monday, February 16, 2015

On Tuesday, Feb. 17, most city facilities will open at noon. That includes all offices, libraries, parks and recreation centers. The Virginia Aquarium will open at 12:30 p.m. All courts and the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office will be closed Tuesday, as will all city-owned historic homes.


Waste and recycling collection is cancelled for Tuesday.


Alpha 1 employees should contact their supervisors for reporting responsibilities. Alpha 2 employees should report to work at noon or at the normally scheduled time thereafter. Based on individual circumstances, employees may request leave approval from supervisors for the remainder of the day Tuesday.


Crews from Public Works will work to clear roads during the night. Crews from Landscape Services will work to clear city public schools. In addition, volunteer crews from Public Works and Public Utilities will work with Landscape Services to help clear school parking lots and walks.



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