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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Census 2020 - April 1, 2020 - The Count Matters!

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Why does the count matter..............................??????????

  • The federal government uses census numbers to allocate more than $675 billion in federal funds annually for community programs and services, such as education programs, housing and community development, health care services for the elderly and job traini...
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Census 2020

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Petersburg Department of Social Services Advisory Board teleconference meeting

Due to COVID-19, The City of Petersburg Department of Social Services Advisory Board meeting has been changed to a teleconference meeting.

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020, 6:00pm

Call Number:

(605) 313-5927

Pin 373391

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City News & Information
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Petersburg Public Works and Utilities Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update from 

Petersburg Public Works and Utilities

Petersburg’s Department of Public Works and Utilities continues to operate through the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to provide citizens, businesses, and industries with rel...

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City News & Information
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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The City of Petersburg is encouraging City employees and community members to heed necessary precautions to minimize the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Though the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has assessed the potential public health t...

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City News & Information
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Albert Jones Field - CLOSED

Albert Jones Field (806 Augusta Avenue) will remain CLOSED until further notice. 

 

This closing is due to a downed utility pole with an electric transformer. 

 

The City of Petersburg immediately reported this to ...

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City News & Information
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Petersburg EDA Meeting Cancelled.

Public Notice

Due to the lack of a confirmed quorum, the January 30, 2020 EDA meeting has been cancelled.

TAKE NOTICE, the Petersburg Economic Development Authority meeting scheduled January 30, 2020, at 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the Petersburg Public L...

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City News & Information
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Petersburg Economic Development Authority Meeting

Public Notice

 

TAKE NOTICE, the Petersburg Economic Development Authority meeting scheduled January 30, 2020, at 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the Petersburg Public Library, 201 West Washington Street.

 

For further information contact Pete...

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City News & Information
Posted on: August 15, 2019

City of Petersburg Saves $2.5 Million Through Refinancing Bonds

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City of Petersburg Saves $2.5 Million 

Through Refinancing Bonds

Petersburg, Virginia: The City of Petersburg, in collaboration with its financial advisor, Davenport & Company and its bond counsel has closed on a refinancing of 2009 bo...

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City News & Information
Posted on: April 16, 2019

5th Annual Petersburg Half Marathon & 5K

View full map and race details HERE

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City News & Information

News Flash

Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources & Updates

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Petersburg, Virginia COVID-19 UPDATES 

March 27, 2020

On Monday, March 23, 2020, Governor Northam issued Executive Order #53 which ordered the following:

- Closure of all Public and Private Schools in Virginia for the remainder of the school year.

- ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Welcome to Petersburg: Video Tour

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Click  HERE to experience the video welcome to Petersburg, Virginia!

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

City of Petersburg Announces New Director of Economic Development

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City of Petersburg Announces 

New Director of Economic Development

The City of Petersburg is pleased to welcome Carthan F. Currin III as Director of Economic Development. 

Mr. Carthan Currin brings more than 30 years of both public and priv...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

City of Petersburg Announces Opening of New Fiscal Management Building

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City of Petersburg Announces Opening of New Fiscal Management Building

Petersburg, Virginia:  Effective Tuesday, January 21, 2020, the following Petersburg Government offices will be located at 144 North Sycamore Street: Office of Billing and Coll...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Petersburg Receives Bond Rating Upgrade

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Petersburg Receives Bond Rating Upgrade; Outlook Remains ‘Positive’

Petersburg, Virginia:  The City of Petersburg announces that S&P Global Ratings has raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) on Petersburg&...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, to receive body armor donation

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Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, is set to receive a donation of body armor!  

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9 Lucky will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organizati...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Petersburg Intensifies Code Enforcement Throughout the Community

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City of Petersburg Intensifies Code Enforcement throughout the Community

Petersburg, Virginia:  During the December 10th City Council Meeting, Petersburg City Council enhanced the City’s current Code Enforcement tools by unanimously adop...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

City of Petersburg Government Offices Closed on January 17th & 20th

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City of Petersburg Government Offices Closed on January 17th & 20th 

 

Petersburg, Virginia: City government offices will be closed on Friday, January 17th and Monday, January 20th in observance of Lee-Jackson Day and Martin L...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

2019 Petersburg Leaf Pick-Up Program

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UPDATE: January 2020

Leaf Collection Program (November 18, 2019 to January 3, 2020)

Ward 5 - Completed

Ward 1 - Completed

Ward 6 - Completed

Ward 7 - Completed

Ward 2 - Completed

Ward 4 – Ongoing

Ward 3 – Ongoing

Expected leaf collection end da...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Winter Holiday Closing Schedule

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City of Petersburg Government Offices 

Closed for Winter Holiday

Petersburg, Va: City government offices will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th, Wednesday, December 25th, and Wednesday, January 1st in observance of the Winter Holiday. Cl...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Petersburg Area Transit Announces New Stop at Ettrick Amtrak Station

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Petersburg Area Transit (PAT) will now provide service to the Amtrak Station in Ettrick, Virginia effectively immediately.  The implementation of this route comes ahead of PATs complete bus route realignment slated for later this year.  ...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: August 15, 2019

City of Petersburg Saves $2.5 Million

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City of Petersburg Saves $2.5 Million 

Through Refinancing Bonds

Petersburg, Virginia: The City of Petersburg, in collaboration with its financial advisor, Davenport & Company and its bond counsel has closed on a refinancing of 2009 bo...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Petersburg Library Foundation Kicks Off Phase 2

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PETERSBURG LIBRARY FOUNDATION KICKS OFF PHASE 2

Petersburg, Va. -- The Petersburg Library Foundation will build a Conference/Event Center, announced Robert C. Walker, Chairman of the Petersburg Library Foundation.

The Conference/Event Center will accommodat...

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Home - Petersburg News
Posted on: April 3, 2018

Petersburg FY2018-2019 Proposed Annual Budget

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The Proposed Annual Budget can be accessed HERE

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News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, receives Protective Body Armor

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Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9 Lucky receives Protective Body Armor

 

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interes...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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The City of Petersburg is encouraging City employees and community members to heed necessary precautions to minimize the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Though the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has assessed the potential public health t...

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Home - Whats Happening Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, receives Protective Body Armor

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Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, receives Protective Body Armor

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9, Lucky, received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s,...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9 Lucky to get Donation of Body Armor

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Petersburg Sheriff’s Office K9 Lucky will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Lucky’s vest will be embroidered with the sentiment “This gift of protection p...

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Sheriff's Office