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Posted on: June 22, 2017

The Work Session and Formal Session agendas for June 27 City Council are now available.

The current City Council Agendas are available here

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Public Invited to Norfolk Premium Outlets® Opening Festivities, June 29-30

Area shoppers and tourists are invited to join the opening celebration at Norfolk Premium Outlets, Thursday and Friday, June 29-30.

Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander will officially welcome the region’s newest shopping destination on Thursday, June 29 at 9:40 am. Stephen Yalof, CEO of Simon Premium Outlets and Scott Richardson, vice president development of Sim...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Basketball All-Stars Open Norfolk Nighthawks 2017 Season

Norfolk Nighthawks, a free recreation program that provides a safe space and enrichment opportunities for young people 18+, kickoffs the 2017 season this Friday.

The Norfolk men’s and women’s adult basketball leagues will open with all-star games, beginning at 9:30 p.m. at the Norview Community Center. A skills competition will follow the games. Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander and members of Cou...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2017

Keeping Up With Important Information During a Citywide Emergency

Accurate, timely and local information is key to help Norfolk’s residents prepare for, survive and recover from a hurricane or other citywide disaster or emergency.

It is equally important that residents have a quick way to share non-emergency disaster or storm-related details.  In this short Mermaid City Unpacked video, Jim Redick, Norfolk’s director of emergency preparedness and response, tells ...Read on...
Posted on: June 14, 2017

Air Show & Other July Events Entertain and Inspire, as Part of 100th Anniversary of Naval Station

These July events are part of this yearlong celebration organized by the Norfolk Navy Centennial Commission, established by Norfolk Mayor Kenneth C. Alexander to celebrate the historic contributions the Navy has made to the city over the past 100 years:

Throughout 2017, the City of Norfolk is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the creation of Naval Station Norfolk, the world’s largest naval base. Here are the events in July. The Shore Thing – Concert & Independence Da...Read on...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

City Council actions on the June 13, 2017 formal agenda.

The current City Council Agenda actions are available here

Posted on: June 13, 2017

The Work Session and Formal Session videos for June 13 City Council are now available.

The current City Council video is available here

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Independence Day Bike Parade

Kickoff your Independence Day with an old fashioned bike parade! On July 4, 2017 decorate your bike for Independence Day and celebrate with a bike parade from the Pretlow Library to Community Beach Park in Ocean View. Then celebrate some more with an afte...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2017

List of Retailers for Norfolk Premium Outlet Mall

Simon released the official list of retailers for the new Norfolk Premium Outlet Mall.  Grand Opening will be later this month! Read on...


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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Teen injured in drive-by shooting

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) - A teenager was taken to the hospital after a drive-by shooting in Norfolk overnight.

Police say the 17-year-old young man was walking on Albert Avenue toward Sewells Point Road when a vehicle pulled up and someone from inside the car ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Norfolk police release new information in Chesterfield Heights homicide

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NORFOLK, Va. – (NPD) Norfolk police have released new details involving a shooting that resulted in the death of a 49-year-old woman in the Chesterfield Heights area of Norfolk Sunday evening.

Preliminary information has revealed that a...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Gang Activity Form - Now Available

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NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) - The Norfolk Police Department just made reporting crime tips easier and more discrete for those wishing to improve the quality of life in their communities. Investigators with the Gang Suppression Unit created a “Gang Activ...

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