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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Public Meeting for the Coastal Resilience Master Plan (CRMP) in Chesapeake, VA

Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources to Host 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 Di...

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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: January 21, 2021

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. This program provides a total of $1,378,452.19 in financial a...

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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: 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: 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: 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: 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: August 7, 2017

What’s Happening in Suffolk This Week

What’s Happening in Suffolk This Week

Friday, August 6

Family Fridays @ Bennett's Creek Park: Bubble Dance Party

Show off your dance moves as we play in the bubbles and keep the music pumping! Join us outside (3000 Bennetts Creek Park Road...

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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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