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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Fredericksburg Baseball hits a “fredanthropic” home run

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The baseball team is the City of Fredericksburg’s final Fredanthropist participant.

When word of the City of Fredericksburg’s Fredanthropist program began circulating, it caught the eye of two of Fredericksburg Baseball’s prin...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Unsheltered Homelessness Initiative Pilot Meets Year-One Target

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The Fredericksburg Regional Continuum of Care’s (CoC) Unsheltered Homelessness Initiative aims to functionally end unsheltered homelessness. The CoC is the federally-mandated coalition responsible for planning and implementing homeless services ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Fredericksburg Parking Garage is Going Cashless

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Look for new parking payment technology in September 

(Fredericksburg, VA)  August 15, 2019 – The City of Fredericksburg’s public parking garage on Sophia Street is about to have an upgrade. A new pay station and gate will be installed Se...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Telegraph Hill / Fredericksburg Park Information

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The residential development is under construction on the west side of Lafayette Boulevard and between Alum Spring Road and St. Paul Street. 

A public information session was held in the evening of Tuesday, July 30, at the Dorothy Hart Community Ce...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: May 28, 2019

City offers free “Around the Town” Trolley all this month

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A free, family-friendly “Around the Town” service that offers participants a snapshot of the wonders of downtown Fredericksburg is returning this summer. The City of Fredericksburg is bringing back our free shuttle service for locals and tourists...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

New Utility Billing System July 11th

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The City is happy to announce a new Utility Billing System is coming July 11, 2019. Key things to know as we transition to the new system:

  1. You have been assigned a NEW CUSTOMER NUMBER (find yours on our website here). Don’t forget to update your customer n...
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Posted on: July 19, 2019

City Council 2036 Vision: Phase Two Priorities

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The Mayor and City Council have recently adopted the updated Council Priorities for FY 2019-2021 as a three-year plan under the categories of the eight desired future states. These Priorities are meant to advance toward Council’s 2036 Vision for our city'...

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Posted on: July 20, 2019

VCR Trail is reopened near the end of Alum Springs Road

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The VCR trail is now reopened near the end of Alum Springs Road. Construction work related to the Telegraph Hill development project was in accordance with approved plans for the development project.

We apologize for any inconveniences this closure may hav...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Landfill Fee Increase

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Notice for those who dispose of trash at the Belman Convenience Center & Eskimo Hill Landfill – As of July 1, 2019 the following increases are in effect:

  • Annual passes will increase from $100 to $120
  • Coupon books will increase from $30 to $40
  • P...
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Posted on: July 15, 2019

City Real Estate Reassessment Work Begins

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Field Work to inspect properties by contractor is set to begin week of July 15th.

A General Reassessment, as required by State Law, is scheduled for the City of Fredericksburg, effective July 1, 2020.  The last reassessment in the City of Frederic...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Pond D

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To do our part in continuing the clean-up of Chesapeake Bay, the City is planning a series of projects to remove pollutants (specifically nitrogen and phosphorus) and sediment from water ways before they enter the Rappahannock River.  The next pr...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

All 12 Fredanthropists now in place

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GeMROI, Team Pohanka the latest to join; final participant to be announced soon

The City of Fredericksburg needed 12 Fredanthropists to step up to meet the City’s financial needs for the construction of the roller-hockey rink at Dixon Park. Twelv...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Braehead Woods Neighborhood Information

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FAQ's and supporting documents from 1963-1988 provided on zoning, permit processing and stormwater drainage.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

City Council Moves Forward on Auction Block Preservation, Interpretation

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On June 11, 2019, the City of Fredericksburg Council voted 6-1 in favor of moving the slave auction block from its current location at the corner of William and Charles Streets to the Fredericksburg Area Museum. This decision by Council followed the Inter...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Fredericksburg Technology Zone companies meet performance thresholds

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First-year results are positive for Fredericksburg’s three Technology Zone companies operating under a five-year performance agreement with the City of Fredericksburg. QRC Technologies, IST Research and ILM Corporation have been successfully meeting perfo...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Archaeological Resources in Fredericksburg, VA

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Understanding the value of our buried history

A new and interactive story map entitled Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Archaeological Resources in Fredericksburg, Virginia has been launched by the City of Fredericksburg. It is a resource for those seeking to un...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Fredericksburg City Council Sets Highly Competitive Tax Rate for Data Centers

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The City of Fredericksburg’s pursuit of data centers took a significant step forward Tuesday night when its City Council voted unanimously to set a highly competitive tax rate for that business category.

Fredericksburg City Council on Tuesday too...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

City Saves $1.8 Million by Reducing Energy Use in Buildings

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Over a twenty-year period the City of Fredericksburg saved $1,802,805 dollars and produced 25,590,190 lbs less greenhouse gases by reducing electricity and fossil fuel consumption in city government buildings. This environmental stewardship was first impl...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Welcome to Our New City Website

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Welcome to our new website! We hope you like the changes you see. If you bookmarked pages on our old site, you may find they no longer link you to your desired location. The site is best viewed with Google Chrome. If you need assistance, please contact us...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Fredericksburg Baseball Celebrates Groundbreaking

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The City of Fredericksburg and Potomac Nationals announced at the June 26, 2018, Council meeting a partnership that is leading to the team relocating to a newly constructed 5,000-seat multi-purpose stadium in Celebrate Virginia South. City Council unanimo...

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