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Posted on: May 23, 2020

Western Tidewater Health District Provides COVID-19 Drive-thru Testing

Western Tidewater Health District Provides COVID-19 Drive-thru Testing

The Western Tidewater Health District in partnership with the City of Suffolk will be offering drive-thru community testing for COVID-19 in the Downtown area of Suffolk on June 5. Testi...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

City Offices to Close to Public Until Further Notice

Following Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide order which became effective at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, to protect the health and safety of Virginians and reduce the spread of the Coronavirus disease, or COVID-19, Suffolk City Office...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

FAQ regarding Coronavirus Executive Orders from Virginia Governor Ralph Northam

FAQ regarding Coronavirus Executive Orders from Virginia Governor Ralph Northam

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Suffolk First Responders Accepting Donations of Personal Protective Equipment

Suffolk’s first responders are reaching out to our community and local businesses for their assistance in donating unused Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to support them in their COVID-19 pandemic response.

While they have been especially cr...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Reminder from Suffolk Transit Regarding Use of Public Transport

Suffolk Transit would like to remind the public to follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and State guidelines by limiting use of public transport to essential travel only.  Suffolk Transit is an essential service for helping...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Suffolk Parks & Recreation Playgrounds Closed

The playgrounds at the following Suffolk Parks & Recreation parks will close to the public at 6 a.m., Saturday, March 28, 2020, until further notice due to the City’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the need for social distancing:...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Suffolk Economic Development Rolls Out Workforce Communication Tool

In response to the rapidly changing economic climate with COVID-19, Suffolk Economic Development Department has created an online resource aimed to support job seekers.

The new online directory, found on the www.YesSuffolk.com homepage, features Suffolk an...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

SUFFOLK PARKS & RECREATION SPORTS AND AQUATIC PROGRAM CANCELLATIONS AND POSTPONEMENTS AND BASKETBALL

Consistent with best practices and recommendations from national, state, and local health officials regarding the potential of community spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the Governor’s Executive Order for all individuals in ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

CITY TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND ONLINE TRANSACTION CONVENIENCE FEES

Please be advised that, until further notice, convenience fees for all transactions made online at the Suffolk Treasurer’s payment portal (www.suffolkvatax.us) have been temporarily suspended in order to assist our citizens as we all deal with t...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Important Information from Public Utilities Regarding COVID-19

The City of Suffolk’s G. Robert House, Jr. Water Treatment Facility Laboratory typically provides water testing services to our citizens who have well systems.  Temporarily, however, due to National, State, and local Emergency Declarati...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

SUFFOLK LIBRARY VIRTUALLY COMING TO YOU

You can still take advantage of the wonderful classes and events offered by the Suffolk Public Library as we all work together to help slow the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) by self-isolating and practicing social distancing as recomme...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

THERE’S VIRTUALLY NO REASON NOT TO STAY ACTIVE!

Suffolk Parks & Recreation is proud to announce the debut of Virtual Fitness Classes on Facebook live. 

Due to the current closure of our Recreational Facilities amid concerns about the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and social distancing...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

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. As of Monday, March 2, 2020,...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Summer Burn Ban in Effect May 1st

The Suffolk Department of Fire & Rescue’s Fire Prevention Bureau wants to advise citizens that there is no open air burning allowed from May 1st through September 30, 2020.  This restriction comes from the Virginia Department of Env...

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