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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Military Circle Mall Regional Site Continues Free Vaccination and Testing Dates

(Norfolk-Va.) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) in coordination with the City of Norfolk and surrounding localities is pleased to continue offering FREE COVID-19 vaccinations and testing at the Military Circle Mall (MCM) located at 880 N...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

NRHA, Rent Ready Norfolk Launch Webinar Series for Landlords

Norfolk, VA (Sept. 17, 2021) – The Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA) and the City of Norfolk’s Rent Ready Norfolk are kicking off the free new webinar Landlord Learning Series this month for landlords and property mana...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

City Council actions on the September 14, 2021 formal agenda.

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

The Work Session and Formal Session agendas for September 14 City Council are now available.

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Military Circle Mall Regional Site Announces Additional Free Vaccination and Testing Dates

(Norfolk-Va.)  The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reminds everyone that many locations are available throughout the region and across the Commonwealth for individuals seeking COVID-19 testing. As testing demand h...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Finding Animals to Foster Just Got Easier with Trello

NORFOLK, VA – The Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center (NACC) is excited to announce the incorporation of Trello, a web-based visual collaboration board, to enhance their dog foster program’s online presence. The &ldquo...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Berkley Supermarket Celebrates Grand Opening with Community

NORFOLK, VA – The media is invited to attend the grand opening of the new Berkley Supermarket. 

Where:

201 E. Berkley Avenue (former Farm Fresh location)

When:

Thursday, September 9 10:00 a.m.

Who:

Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Ph....

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Military Circle Mall Site Announces Testing & Vaccination Opportunities for the Week of September 6

(Norfolk-Va.)  The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reminds everyone that many locations are available throughout the region and across the Commonwealth for individuals seeking COVID-19 testing. Testing demand has increased...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

The Work Session agenda for September 7 City Council is now available.

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

2021-2022 Slover Library Lecture Series New Name & Continued Notable Speakers

Brinkley Family recognized in third annual series

Norfolk, VA - Whether it is a critical local issue like sea level rise or the exploration of Hampton Roads history, the latest Brinkley Family Memorial Lecture Series presents stories about passionate people with determination and grit.

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Virginia Beach Boulevard Improvements Project Update

Relieving congestion along a major thoroughfare

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

City of Norfolk Offices to Close in Observance of Labor Day Holiday

NORFOLK, VA – The City of Norfolk’s offices, including libraries, recreation centers, and the Parking Customer Service Center at 222 W. Main Street will close on Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day. The closures inc...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

First Annual "The Community Connect" Resource Expo

The event is on Saturday, August. 28, 2021, 12-5 p.m. at 2600 E. Princess Anne Rd., Norfolk

First Annual "The Community Connect" Resource Expo presented by Ward 3 leaders and community advocates offers vaccinations, information, and resources for Norfolk residents

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Slover Library to Participate in 9/11 Memorial & Museum's Education Exhibition

September 11, 2001: The Day That Changed the World

NORFOLK, VIRGINIA – Slover Library will participate in September 11, 2001: The Day That Changed the World, an educational exhibition that presents the history of 9/11, its origins and its ongoing implications through the personal stories of thos...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Norfolk Public Library Celebrates Library Card Sign-Up Month

NORFOLK, VA – September is Library Card Sign-Up Month. Norfolk Public Library joins the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide to remind everyone that signing up for a library card is the first step toward academic ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Swimming Advisory Lifted for North Community Beach in Norfolk

(NORFOLK, Va.)– The Norfolk Department of Public Health has now lifted the Swimming Advisory posted on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021 for North Community Beach.  Re-sampling of the water at this location has determined that levels of enterococc...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

City Council actions on the August 24, 2021 formal agenda.

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Swimming Advisory Issued for North Community Beach in Norfolk

(NORFOLK, Va.) – The Norfolk Department of Public Health has issued a Swimming Advisory for North Community Beach in Ocean View. Water testing conducted yesterday revealed enterococci bacteria levels at this site exceeding State Water Q...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Norfolk Architectural Review Board Provides Feedback on Preliminary Community Design

NORFOLK, VA – More than three years of resident and community input has resulted in a neighborhood plan that connects residents and provides for healthy living.  Today, the Norfolk Architectural Review Board gave their feedback...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

City of Norfolk Dedicates Historical Marker Honoring Civil Rights Activist Evelyn Butts

NORFOLK, VA – The City of Norfolk dedicated a new historical marker honoring Evelyn T. Butts located at 645 Church St. on Monday, Aug. 23. Several community and civic organizations joined members of Norfolk City Council in a short progr...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

COVID-19 Testing Offered at the Military Circle Mall Next Week Vaccination Clinics Also Continue

(Norfolk-Va.) – With the steady increase of COVID-19 cases across Hampton Roads, public health officials are announcing this week that they are adding a day for COVID-19 testing at the Military Circle Mall (located at 880 N Military Highway). Th...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

It’s Time for Clear the Shelters!

NORFOLK, VA – For the last two years, Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center (NACC) joined with WAVY-TV10 to set records for the annual Clear the Shelters campaigns. We’re counting on you, Hampton Roads, to help us set anothe...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Welcome Home Event for Keyshawn Davis on Aug. 21 Moved to Lambert’s Point Recreation Center

Parade processional is cancelled due to expected inclement weather

NORFOLK, VA – Due to expected inclement weather, the remarks portion of the ‘Welcome Home Parade’ event for lightweight division boxer and Olympic Silver Medalist Keyshawn Davis will take place on Aug. 21 at 11:15 a....

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Norfolk Health Department Offers Free COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccines at Maury High School

(NORFOLK, Va.) – The Norfolk Department of Public Health is offering free COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday, August 25 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Maury High School, 322 Shirley Drive.

The Pfizer vaccine is available for individuals ages 12...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

The Work Session and Formal Session agendas for August 24 City Council are now available.

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

The Tide Light Rail Ten Year Anniversary!

Hampton Roads Transit will celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Tide light rail on Thursday, August 19, 2021. To commemorate this milestone, HRT is proud to announce that all services (Bus, Light Rail, Ferry and Paratransit) will be free for the whole da...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Military Circle Mall Redevelopment Online Public Input Forum

A process to solicit community input on each of the three Military Circle Mall Redevelopment Proposals

NORFOLK, VA – The Norfolk Economic Development Authority (EDA) is seeking public input on the future of Military Circle Mall.  The public is encouraged to provide feedback for the overall project goals and the three redevelopment propos...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Norfolk Set to Honor Olympic Silver Medalist Keyshawn Davis

NORFOLK, VA – Lightweight division boxer Keyshawn Davis brought home the silver medal from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In honor of this great achievement, the City of Norfolk will celebrate Davis with a ‘Welcome Home Parade&r...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Joint Message of Weekly COVID Testing for Municipal Employees

A Message fromHampton City Manager Mary BuntingNewport News City Manager Cindy RohlfNorfolk City Manager Larry “Chip” FilerPortsmouth City Manager Angel JonesSuffolk City Manager Albert Moor IIWilliamsburg City Manager Andrew O. Trivet...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Do You Have Room in Your Heart to Make Room in Our Shelter?

NORFOLK, VA – We’re running out of room! Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center (NACC) is currently at capacity. Do you have room in your heart and home for a new furry friend? Consider adopting or fostering a dog today. Have...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Virginia Beach Boulevard Improvements Project Update

Relieving congestion along a major thoroughfare

NORFOLK, VA – Construction is underway on Norfolk’s first SMART SCALE Project: Virginia Beach Boulevard Improvements at Newtown Road. The next phase of work begins this week where the westbound and eastbound travel lanes will ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Free COVID-19 Vaccinations August 10 and August 12 at Military Circle Mall

(Norfolk-Va.)   With the continued rise in COVID-19 cases and the spread of the Delta Virus across the Commonwealth, public health officials urge residents to get vaccinated as soon as possible to prevent further spre...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Economic Development Authority Releases Executive Summaries for Military Circle Mall Redevelopment

A public input process is being developed to solicit community input on each of the proposals

Norfolk Economic Development Authority Releases Executive Summaries for the Military Circle Mall Redevelopment  

A public input process is being developed to solicit community input on each of the proposals 

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Norfolk DMV Select Open by Appointment

Weekday hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

NORFOLK, VA – The Norfolk Commissioner of the Revenue’s DMV Select, located inside City Hall, is open by appointment. DMV Select weekday hours are 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Residents should email CORPP@norfolk.gov to req...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Norfolk Public Library Expanding Days of Operation Beginning August 9, 2021

NORFOLK, VA – Beginning August 9, Norfolk Public Library (NPL) is extending its days of operations. All neighborhood branches will open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Mary D. Pretlow Anchor Branch Library and Jordan-...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Norfolk Health Department Offers School Immunizations and School Entrance Physicals

(NORFOLK, Va.) – The Norfolk Department of Public Health is offering school immunizations and school entrance physicals for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year. Immunizations and physicals are available at 830 Southampton Ave, in Norfolk...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Governor Northam Announces Robotics Software Startup to Expand in Norfolk, Creating 37 New Jobs

SVT Robotics to establish equipment demonstration laboratory

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that SVT Robotics, a Norfolk-based software company that accelerates the deployment of industrial robotics, will invest $101,400 to expand its operation at 730 West 20th Street in the City of Norfo...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Almost a Million Minutes Read and Hundreds of Battles Won!

Library and Recreation Center programs pivot online with huge success

NORFOLK, VA – Norfolk Public Library (NPL) and Recreation, Parks & Open Space (RPOS) found creative ways to help residents have fun and “get out and play” this summer, despite the pandemic. All summer long, adult...

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Posted on: July 31, 2021

Face Coverings Required in All City Buildings Regardless of Vaccination Status

NORFOLK, VA – According to the latest CDC data, Norfolk is now considered to be an area of “substantial” community transmission for COVID-19. Effective immediately, visitors to any city building are...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Preparing for Hurricane Season

Norfolk provides tools and resources for residents

NORFOLK, VA – We’re officially in the start of Atlantic Hurricane Season. The City of Norfolk reminds everyone that now is the time to prepare – from knowing evacuation zones to protecting property.

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Norfolk Fire-Rescue Now Hiring

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Norfolk Fire-Rescue is looking for dedicated men and women with a passion for service to join their team. If that’s you, apply today!

Salaries for recruits start at $41,200 and applications are being accepted through November 23.

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

The Norfolk Police Department is HIRING!

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Join one of the most diverse, inclusive, and dynamic police departments in Virginia. Don't wait any longer. We need YOU and your community needs YOU!
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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Norfolk Boards and Commissions

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Apply now for your seat at the table on one of Norfolk’s 50+ Boards and Commissions. There’s a Board or Commission for every interest. You must be a Norfolk resident to apply.

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Library Card Sign-Up Month

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Man dies following last week’s shooting on Wyoming Avenue

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Norfolk detectives are now investigating a homicide after a man dies following a shooting on Wyoming Avenue.  

On September 8, 2021, around 10:50 p.m. police responded to a residence in the 2500 block of Wyoming Avenue for the...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Norfolk Police identify homicide victim on Norcova Avenue

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives have identified the man who was killed Sunday evening on Norcova Avenue.

On September 12, 2021, around 6:55 p.m. Officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of Norcova Avenue for the report of a gunshot victim. When police ar...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Driver in critical condition after crash on E. Virginia Beach Boulevard

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – The driver of a car that crashed Sunday afternoon in the 2700 block of E. Virginia Beach Boulevard remains in critical condition. 

Police responded for the report of a single vehicle accident in the 2700 block of Virginia Beac...

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Posted on: September 6, 2021

Woman dies following a motor vehicle crash on Hampton Blvd.

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – A woman has died following a vehicle crash that occurred on Hampton Boulevard late Sunday evening.

Around 11:30 p.m., police were called to the 6100 block of Hampton Boulevard for a single vehicle crash. When police arrived, they came ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Norfolk Police identify man killed overnight on W. 28th Street

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) - Detectives are continuing to investigate last night’s homicide on W. 28th Street.

Around 11:05 p.m., on August 26, 2021, police responded to the 400 block of W. 28th Street for the report of a gunshot victim. When officers arrived, the...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Norfolk Police arrest residential burglary suspect

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives have arrested the man who broke into a home last weekend on Maury Avenue.

On Sunday, August 22, 2021, Police responded to the 800 block of Maury Avenue for the report of a burglary. 

As a result of the investigation,...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Suspect charged in connection with homicide on Mariners Way

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – A man is now facing charges related to a shooting in June that left a man dead.

Around 4:00 a.m. on June 11, 2021, police were called to the 500 block of Mariners Way for the report of a gunshot victim. When Officers arrived, they foun...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Suspect arrested, man dies following shooting on W. 42nd Street

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Norfolk Police have arrested and charged the man responsible for a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the Highland Park neighborhood.

On August 24, 2021, around 4:00 p.m. police were called to a home in the 800 block of W. 42nd St...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Norfolk Police identify woman killed in domestic-related homicide

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives are continuing to investigate an overnight shooting that has left a woman dead.

Around 11:55 p.m., on August 23, 2021, dispatchers received a call for a gunshot victim at a home in the 1600 block of Kingsway Road. When polic...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Norfolk Police need help identifying residential burglary suspect

NORFOLK, Va. – (NPD) Detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who is wanted in connection to a residential burglary.  

On Sunday, August 22, 2021, around 4:00 p.m., Police responded for the report of a residential burglary in ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Three Things that May Impact Your Monthly HRUBS Charges that You Might Not Know About

Through HRUBS, customers conveniently receive one combined bill for water, wastewater, and related public services rather than multiple bills. These varying services are delivered and billed differently. To understand your HRUBS bill better, take a minute...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

CARES Act Statewide Utility Payment Assistance Program

Limited-time Payment Assistance for those Impacted by COVID-19

The City of Norfolk is committed to helping households affected by COVID-19. If you've been unable to pay for your household or business water and wastewater services, CARES Act paymen...

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