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    Winter Storm Izzy Cleanup - Update #3

    Public Works crews worked all night and are continuing their efforts today. Primary and secondary roads are mainly clear and salted; subdivisions and side streets are being cleared now. Avoid unnecessary travel. If you must travel, use caution. Read on...
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    Winter Storm Izzy Impacts - Update #2

    Public Works road crews are plowing and treating the primary roadways. All roadways will continue to be dangerous for travel as the earlier snow has turned to freezing rain and sleet, causing icing. Continue to stay off the roadways through the night. Read on...
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    Winter Storm Preparation Update

    Our Public Works road crews are now plowing the primary roads. They started salting and sanding when the snow first started falling right before noon. Read on...
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    New Middle School Public Hearing Postponed

    The public hearing and meeting previously scheduled for Thursday, January 13 at 7pm at James Monroe High School has been postponed. It is the hope of the City that this public hearing be rescheduled as soon as possible. Read on...
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    Winter Storm Debris Cleanup Important Information

    Our shared landfill in Stafford County at Eskimo Hill Rd. is offering free residential storm debris drop-off till January 17. City crews are not able to offer curbside collection of storm debris at this time. Christmas tree removal will be delayed. Read on...
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    Fredericksburg COVID-19 Update for January 11, 2022

    Fredericksburg Fire Chief Mike Jones provides an overview of Covid-19 case numbers in our area for Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Read on...
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    Fredericksburg Circuit Court Archive Awarded Grant to Preserve Local Records

    The Library of Virginia announced that the Circuit Court Records Preservation (CCRP) program has awarded the Fredericksburg Circuit Court Clerk Jeff Small a grant in the amount of $49, 810.00 for local records preservation. Read on...
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    Emancipation Highway, new name for U.S. Route 1, in effect January 1

    New signage along Emancipation Highway will be installed in January. Please be on the lookout for our Fredericksburg Public Works crews throughout the month as they install the new street signs along the U.S. Route 1 corridor within the city limits. Read on...
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    Disposable plastic bag tax in effect January 1 in the City

    Beginning on January 1, 2022, the City of Fredericksburg implemented a five-cent ($0.05) tax on disposable plastic bags provided to customers in local grocery stores, convenience stores, and pharmacies within city limits. Read on...
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    Council to Vote on Redistricting at January 11 Regular Meeting

    The boundaries of the City’s election wards need to be changed to correct an imbalance of population shown in the 2020 US Census. Discussions have continued throughout several meetings. Changes are to be adopted at the January 11, Regular Council Meeting Read on...
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    Utility Accounts to Reinstate Penalties and Cut-Offs in January

    Beginning January 3rd, 2022, the City of Fredericksburg will reinstate penalties and cutoffs on all delinquent utility accounts. The City had previously suspended penalties and cut-offs due to the global pandemic. Read on...
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    A Big Step forward in Funding for City's Wastewater Treatment Plant

    The City of Fredericksburg is proud to announce that Governor Ralph Northam has included $27 million in funding in his two-year budget proposal for the City of Fredericksburg’s wastewater needs. This significant proposed investment by the Read on...
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    City of Fredericksburg and Stafford County Sheriff’s Office settle federal civil lawsuit

    The City of Fredericksburg and the Stafford County Sheriff and deputies have agreed to a complete and final resolution of a federal civil lawsuit brought by nine plaintiffs who had alleged the violation of their civil rights during protest events Read on...
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    Announcing the City’s New Upgraded Geographic Information System (GIS)

    The City of Fredericksburg has a new, upgraded Geographic Information System (GIS) which includes the same great functionality while being more user friendly. Visitors to the site will find several new basemaps, as well as options for a Google Street view Read on...
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    Fredericksburg, Parks, Recreation and Events receives two awards at VRPS State Conference

    Fredericksburg, Parks, Recreation and Events received an award in the Best New Program for the Camp@Home Program and Best New Special Event for the Reverse Christmas Parade. Read on...
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    Fall Leaf Collection Update

    Snow and storm remediation has caused us to temporarily suspend loose leaf collection. When service resumes, crews will work to complete the second and final round. See schedule for details. Read on...
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    City Manager's Report

    The City Manager provides an update twice a month to Council and citizens on important topics and events. Read on...
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    CSX Community Updates

    Members of City Council, Staff and CSX representatives continue to meet, engage, and work together in order to educate, inform and provide solutions where possible to address neighboring community issues and needs. Read on...
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