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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Upcoming Temporary Road Closure Portion of Wilroy Road

Suffolk Public Works Traffic Engineering advises of an upcoming temporary road closure for a portion of Wilroy Road (Route 642).

Wilroy Road (Route 642) will be closed, in both directions, south of Rt. 58 from River Creek Drive to Lassiter Lane. The closu...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

SUFFOLK CITY COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULED FOR JULY 15th

SUFFOLK CITY COUNCIL MEETING scheduled for JULY 15th  

  

Suffolk City Council will conduct their regularly scheduled City Council Meeting on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, however, the start time will be 6 p.m. instead of 7 p.m. in Ci...

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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: June 17, 2020

Message from Mayor Linda T. Johnson - Murder of George Floyd

Message from Mayor Linda T. Johnson - Murder of George Floyd (click on title to play video)

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Suffolk Parks & Recreation Cypress Park Pool 2020 Opening for Public Open Swim and Swimming Lessons

Suffolk Parks & Recreation Cypress Park Pool, located at 2001 Arizona Avenue, is opening on Wednesday, July 1st.  The pool is ready for both Public Open Swim and Swimming Lessons.

Public Open Swim will be Tuesdays through Sundays, 2:00 p.m. to...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Suffolk Parks & Recreation Opening Limited Summer Camps

Suffolk Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the opening of limited Summer Camps.

In keeping with Forward Virginia Phased guidelines, limited Summer Camp spaces and sites will be available for rising Kindergarten to rising 6th graders. Four-year-o...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Suffolk Parks & Recreation Re-Opening Fitness Centers

Suffolk Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the Fitness Centers located at East Suffolk Recreation Center and Whaleyville Recreation Center will reopen on Monday, June 15th.

To comply with the Governor’s Executive Order 65 and the guide...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Suffolk EDA Unveils New Small Business Support

Suffolk EDA Unveils New Small Business Support

The Suffolk Economic Development Authority (EDA) approved a new Grant Program designed to support businesses facing economic hardship due to the outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19.

The EDA has allocated up to...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

MOSQUITO SEASON HAS BEGUN

MOSQUITO SEASON HAS BEGUN

The mosquito season has begun, and Suffolk Mosquito Control is working diligently to protect the City from mosquito-transmitted diseases and to reduce nuisance mosquito populations. Operations include, but are not limited to, rout...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Suffolk Public Library Announces Curbside Pickup Service Beginning June 22

Suffolk Public Library is excited to announce that contactless curbside pickup service for Library items on hold will begin on Monday, June 22, 2020. Curbside Pickup will be available at Morgan Memorial Library and North Suffolk Library between the hours ...

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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: 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: 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 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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