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March 16, 2020 11:39 AM

City of Norfolk facilities closed

The following is an update on closings and cancellations due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Latest Update:

March 24, 2020 8:10 AM

City of Norfolk Extends Closure of All City Buildings

City buildings will remain closed until further notice

NORFOLK, VA – Until further notice, all city buildings will remain closed to the public.

Norfolk city employees will continue to report to work. Essential services, including trash pick-up and services provided by Norfolk Community Services Board, will continue as normal. The public is encouraged to use the many online options to access city services and make payments.

Have a question? The FAQ on the front page of has the answer.

Norfolk Cares is experiencing an increase in calls for bulk waste pickups. Residents can avoid longer than normal call wait times and use the MyNorfolk mobile app and online portal at to request a bulk waste pickup.

Watch tonight's City Council meeting online. Tune in at 7pm tonight on!The Formal Session will be live-streamed and made available on following proceedings. The Formal Session Agenda can be found here:

Continue to monitor, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

March 12, 2020 6:57 PM

Coronavirus City Updates

The following is an update due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Latest Update:

March 27, 2020 9:47 AM

Tax Payment Clarification:

Tax revenue is important to the City of Norfolk to be able to provide much needed services, especially in this time of economic turmoil when services are in greater demand. Timely payments will assist the City to keep these vital services operational.

Due dates are March 31, 2020 and June 5, 2020 for Real Estate

Due dates are June 5, 2020 for Personal Property taxes.

Business tax filings are due by the 20th of each month. Businesses must file monthly.

If you are not able to pay by the due dates no late fees will be assessed until August 2, 2020.

Convenience fees for credit/debit cards and e-checks are waived until August 2, 2020.

If you do not want to pay any penalty, interest or convenience fees, pay your taxes before August 2, 2020, no exceptions.