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Posted on: January 17, 2020

David Sanborn Electric Band Announced as Headliner for 2020 Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival

Friday & Saturday, August 21 & 22, 2020

David Sanborn Electric Band Announced as Headliner for 2020 Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival

Norfolk, VA – World-renowned saxophonist and six-time Grammy Award winner David Sanborn has been announced as a headliner for the 2020 Norfolk Waterfront...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Improved Norfolk AIR Enhances Features and Stability

Property information for all city addresses at AIR.norfolk.gov

NORFOLK, VA – Find property information, photos, maps and values across the city on the new and improved Norfolk Address Information Resource, or Norfolk AIR.

This highly visual site is easy to use and understand. It allows residents to ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Norfolk Public Schools to Transport Students on Electric School Buses

One of 16 divisions in Virginia to receive electric school buses through Dominion Energy program.

Norfolk Public Schools to Transport Students on Electric School Buses

NORFOLK, VA – Norfolk Public Schools (NPS) will be among 16 school divisions throughout Virginia selected to receive electric school buses through an innovative program by Domi...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Health Department conducts investigation into food served at community meal

Survey responses requested

Health Department conducts investigation into food served at community meal

The Norfolk Department of Health is requesting anyone who ate food at New Calvary Baptist Church’s community outreach meal on December 21 to complete a short online surve...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Holiday Office Schedules

Holiday Office Schedules

Norfolk Commissioner of Revenue and City Treasurer offices are closed Friday, January 17 for Lee-Jackson Day.

As a reminder, all city offices, libraries and rec centers are closed Monday, January 20 in observance of Dr. Martin Luth...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Hidden in Plain Sight

Join us for a frank conversation about substance abuse

ORFOLK, VA – Do you know how to recognize signs of substance abuse? Would you know what to look for in a teenager’s room?

Join us for a conversation about substance use in our community. We’ll show you what’...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

City Council actions on the January 14, 2020 formal agenda.

The current City Council Agenda actions are available here

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

MacArthur Memorial to mark 75th Anniversary of the end of World War II with Holocaust Documentary

January 30 at 7PM

MacArthur Memorial to mark 75th Anniversary of the end of World War II with Holocaust Documentary

NORFOLK, Va. – This year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II and the liberation of the remaining Nazi concentration camps. To mark...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Dog + Yoga = DOGA

First-ever dog yoga event from NACC at Elation Brewing

Dog + Yoga = DOGAFirst-ever dog yoga event from NACC at Elation Brewing

NORFOLK, VA – Get down with adoptable dogs for Downward Dog at the first-ever Dog+Yoga=DOGA event from Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center, Yoga 108, and Elation Brewing....

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

26 Restaurants Participating in Downtown Norfolk Restaurant Week

Special menus and pricing for January 19-26

26 Restaurants Participating in Downtown Norfolk Restaurant WeekSpecial menus and pricing for January 19-26

NORFOLK, Va. – (January 2020) – Downtown Norfolk Restaurant Week is January 19 to 26 with 26 participating restaurants ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

City and Pamunkey Indian Tribe Reach Agreement on Resort Casino

Norfolk City Manager Dr. Larry “Chip” Filer releases statement

Norfolk City Manager Dr. Larry “Chip” Filer releases the following statement:

I am pleased to announce that we have reached mutually agreeable terms with the Pamunkey Indian Tribe to pursue a resort project that will conform and comply ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

City of Norfolk Offices to Close in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

State offices to close in observance of Lee-Jackson Day

City of Norfolk Offices to Close in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

State offices to close in observance of Lee-Jackson Day 

NORFOLK, VA – The City of Norfolk’s offices will close on Monday, January 20, 2020 in obse...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

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

The current City Council Agendas are available here

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

City of Norfolk Honors the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Community Events

Virginia Symphony event moves to Booker T. Washington High School

NORFOLK, VA –  The public is invited to pay tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with two free, community events planned in his honor.

The Virginia Symphony, in partnership with the City of Norfo...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Councilwoman Andria P. McClellan Appointed to National League of Cities Committee

Councilwoman McClellan to serve on 2020 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources federal advocacy committee

NORFOLK, VA –  Norfolk City Councilwoman Andria P. McClellan, elected to represent Superward 6, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

HRSD sends wrong Utility bill insert to Norfolk customers

HRSD sends wrong Utility bill insert to Norfolk customers

Norfolk, VA (Friday, January 3, 2020) - HRSD mistakenly sent a Chesapeake insert about a water rate change to 2,000 Norfolk customers. This insert DOES NOT affect Norfolk customers and if you receiv...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

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

The current City Council Agendas are available here

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

The Work Session and Formal Session agendas for December 10 City Council are now available.

The current City Council Agendas are available here

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Virginia Arts Festival and North Shore Point Downtown present James McMurtry

Thursday, March 26 at the Robin Hixon Theater

Virginia Arts Festival and North Shore Point Downtown present James McMurtry Thursday, March 26 

North Shore Point Downtown returns to the Robin Hixon Theater Thursday, March 26 at 8 pm, featuring Americana singer-songwriter James McMurtry. Ticket...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

RISE Announces the Launch of its $2 Million Coastal Community Resilience Challenges

Entrepreneurs will receive funding for innovative resilience-building solutions to six major Resilience Challenges

RISE Announces the Launch of its $2 Million Coastal Community Resilience Challenges Entrepreneurs will receive funding for innovative resilience-building solutions to six major Resilience Challenges

Norfolk, November 25, 2019 – RISE toda...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Virginia Arts Festival Announces 2020 Season!

Dozens of spring performances of music, dance, theater and more, in venues throughout Coastal Virginia

Virginia Arts Festival Announces 2020 Season!Dozens of spring performances of music, dance, theater and more, in venues throughout Coastal Virginia

Virginia Arts Festival will light up stages throughout Hampton Roads in spring 2020, bringing acclaimed arti...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Norfolk NATO Festival Announces 2020 Theme

Stories of Friendship: 75 Years from the End of World War II

Norfolk NATO Festival A celebration of our 29 International Allies right here in our own backyardAnnouncing the 2020 theme: Stories of Friendship: 75 Years from the End of World War II

For over 65 years, Norfolk, Virginia has organized a ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Holiday Art Installation to Light Up Downtown Norfolk

Impulse: Open to the Public Nov. 16 to Jan. 19

Holiday Art Installation Featuring 12 Glowing, Musical Interactive SeeSaws to Light Up Downtown Norfolk at MacArthur CenterImpulse Open to the Public Nov. 16 to Jan. 19

NORFOLK, Va. — October 10, 2019 — Impulse, a participatory...

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