1. City Spotlights

  1. Suffolk City Council Meeting Cancelled - August 4, 2021

    The Suffolk City Council Work Session and Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, August 4, 2021, have been cancelled. Read on...
  2. Public Meeting for the Coastal Resilience Master Plan (CRMP) in Chesapeake, VA

    The Office of the Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources (SNR) will be hosting a public meeting at the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission in Chesapeake, VA on August 5th. Read on...
  3. 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. Read on...
  4. SMOKE TESTING OF SEWER LINES IN SUFFOLK PLANNED

    Hydrostructures, a contractor working on behalf of the Suffolk Department of Public Utilities, will be smoke testing the sanitary sewer system over the next five weeks within various areas of the City. Read on...
  5. SAFETY ALERT: ROUTE 58/HOLLAND ROAD CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS

    Drivers urged to watch speed limits, respect work zones Read on...
  6. 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. Read on...
  7. Public Utilities Announces Deadline Extension to Second HRUBS Utility Bill Pandemic Relief Program

    The Suffolk Department of Public Utilities announces a deadline extension to the second HRUBS Utility Bill Pandemic Relief Program that originally became effective on Monday, December 21, 2020. Read on...
  8. Sign Regulation Updates

    Learn more about proposed updates to the UDO regarding sign regulations and a scheduled public information meeting on this topic. Read on...
  9. Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that the $3.2 billion Emergency Broadband Benefit Program will launch on May 12, 2021. Read on...
  10. 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...
  11. 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. Read on...
  12. 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. Read on...
  13. 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...
  14. What’s Happening in Suffolk This Week

    Read on for a listing of events in Suffolk this week... Read on...
  15. 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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