1. City Spotlights

  1. CITY OF SUFFOLK RECEIVES DISTINGUISHED BUDGET PRESENTATION AWARD

    The City of Suffolk has been awarded a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the twelfth straight year for its’ 2021-2022 Fiscal Year Operating and Capital Budget. Read on...
  2. AAAbadge 2021

    ALL THREE RATING AGENCIES REAFFIRM SUFFOLK’S AAA STATUS

    All three rating services have reaffirmed the City of Suffolk's AAA Rating. Read on...
  3. PROPOSED CITY OF SUFFOLK REDISTRICTING MAPS

    On Wednesday, January 19, 2022, Suffolk City Council voted to send forward three proposed redistricting maps for a Public Hearing to be held during the Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Suffolk City Council Meeting. Read on...
  4. Suffolk City Manager Announces Appointment of Chief of Police

    City Manager Albert S. Moor II today announced the appointment of Interim Chief Alfred “Al” Chandler as the Chief of Police for the City of Suffolk, effective January 7, 2022. Read on...
  5. Suffolk City Council Chamber Seating Limitations Due to COVID-19 Positivity Rate Upswing

    Due to the recent increase in the positivity rate of COVID-19 cases in City of Suffolk, starting, Wed, Jan 5, 2022, public meetings held in City Council Chamber will have seating limitations due to need to social distance individuals attending meetings. Read on...
  6. REAL ESTATE TAX RELIEF PROGRAM

    The Suffolk Department of Social Services is currently taking applications for the Real Estate Tax Relief Program for Senior Citizens or Disabled persons. The application period will start on January 1, 2022, and will run until June 30, 2022. Read on...
  7. City of Suffolk Broadband Initiatives

    The City of Suffolk's City Council and City Staff are committed to obtaining the Governor of Virginia's goal of universal broadband coverage by 2024, focusing on the large portions of rural, out-lying areas that have little to no viable internet access. Additional Info...
  8. SAFETY ALERT: ROUTE 58/HOLLAND ROAD CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS

    Drivers urged to watch speed limits, respect work zones Read on...
  9. RESOURCES FOR REPORTING TRAIN CONCERNS

    Many of our citizens have expressed frustration about traffic issues caused by trains blocking a railroad crossing. When there’s a traffic issue or a backup, citizens often turn to local law enforcement for resolution of the issue. Read on...
  10. Suffolk Keeps Citizens Safe and Informed with Suffolk Mass Notification System

    The City of Suffolk is now working with Everbridge, the worldwide leader in unified critical communications, to keep residents safe and informed with quick and reliable emergency notifications and public service announcements. Read on...
  11. Black Bear Safety Reminders

    Spotting black bears in Suffolk is nothing unusual, especially considering our proximity to the Great Dismal Swamp. Residents can minimize negative interactions with bears by following some simple guidelines. Read on...
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