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Posted on: September 21, 2021

SUFFOLK SEEKS CITIZEN INPUT IN RECRUITMENT PROCESS FOR POLICE CHIEF

SUFFOLK SEEKS CITIZEN INPUT IN RECRUITMENT PROCESS FOR POLICE CHIEF

 

The City of Suffolk is seeking input from the public as they move forward in the recruitment process for the next Police Chief.   

 

City Manager Albert ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

ALL THREE RATING AGENCIES REAFFIRM SUFFOLK’S AAA STATUS

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All three rating services have reaffirmed the City of Suffolk's AAA Rating.   

The AAA Rating represents the credit-worthiness of the City of Suffolk government issued bonds.  It also provides assurance that the City of ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Suffolk Voter Registrar's Information - CITY OF SUFFOLK - NOVEMBER 2, 2021 GENERAL ELECTION

CITY OF SUFFOLK - NOVEMBER 2, 2021 GENERAL ELECTION

 

The upcoming General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021.

 

In person Absentee voting is available in the Voter Registration Office, located at 440 Market Street, ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Suffolk Transit Improvements to Take Effect September 7th

Suffolk Transit will introduce three larger buses to its fleet this month to improve service and keep pace with growing demand. The larger vehicles have capacity for 24 passengers and 2 wheelchairs replacing the smaller buses that could transport 19 passe...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

SUFFOLK PUBLIC WORKS UPDATE ON CURBSIDE RECYCLING COLLECTION DELAYS

The Suffolk Public Works Department would like to thank residents experiencing delays with their curbside recycling collection for their patience. The Refuse Division advises residents that if their collection is not picked up on the regular scheduled day...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

SAFETY ALERT: ROUTE 58/HOLLAND ROAD CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS

SAFETY ALERT: ROUTE 58/HOLLAND ROAD CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS - Drivers urged to watch speed limits, respect work zones

 

Work zone safety and the safety of motorists are always top priorities. Most work zone traffic incidents are caused by ex...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Who’s Hiring in Suffolk? Here’s a List.

Businesses across the United States have reopened their doors and are gearing up to get back to pre – pandemic operations.  In Suffolk, there has been a shift in focus to reemployment across a broad range of industries.  To assist employ...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that the $3.2 billion Emergency Broadband Benefit Program will launch on May 12, 2021. The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC p...
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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Lake Cohoon Road Bridge Crossing Project Scheduled

The Department of Public Works advises that a major transportation project on Lake Cohoon Road/State Route 639 will be beginning in late January.  The City’s contractor will replace the deck and superstructure on the bridge over the CSX...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Summer Burn Ban Begins May 1st

SUMMER BURN BAN BEGINS 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, 2021.  This restriction comes from ...
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Posted on: May 13, 2021

RESOURCES FOR REPORTING TRAIN CONCERNS

Do you know how to report a blocked railroad crossing or voice your concern about the length of a train?

 

Many of our citizens have expressed frustration about traffic issues caused by trains blocking a railroad crossing. When there’s a ...

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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: May 25, 2018

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 to take now:

Secure your garbage: &...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

What’s Happening in Suffolk This Week

What’s Happening in Suffolk This Week

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“Stay Strong” Senior Aerobics

“Stay Strong” Senior Aerobics is an hour-long class for mature, active adults that targets not only muscular s...

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