Public Notices

*** Notice to City of Fredericksburg Contractors of Required of Positive COVID-19 Tests at City of Fredericksburg Government Sites ***

Pursuant to the DOLI COVID-19 Rules at 16 VAC 25-220-40(B)(8), you are required by law to advise the City of Fredericksburg Risk and Safety within 24 hours in the event that an employee of your company or someone associated with your company, who was present at a place of employment owned or operated by the City of Fredericksburg, tests positive for COVID-19. All such reports of positive COVID-19 tests shall be made to Jason Compton at 540-479-1085 or Please read the  full notice notice here. 

*** Restaurant Re-Opening Guidance in accordance with the state of Virginia’s Forward Virginia Guidelines *** 

Governor Northam’s recent executive order allows restaurants to have outdoor seating, so long as such seating is six feet apart. Restaurants in the City may use adjacent parking spaces on private property for such seating without any City approval so long as no furniture, equipment, tents, or any other facilities are left on the parking spaces overnight. If a restaurant wishes to leave items on parking spaces overnight, it shall apply for a Temporary Use Permit by clicking on the form at and submitting it electronically at The Temporary Use Permit for outdoor seating will be issued for 30 days or until the City’s emergency is suspended, whichever occurs first. The $30 fee for the Temporary Use Permit for outdoor seating will be waived until the city’s emergency is suspended.

Parking Advisory Committee Meeting 

January 4, 2021 - GoToMeeting  Access the meeting by calling 1 (872) 240-3212 and enter code 672740413# 

City Council Meetings 

Council (Link goes to Agenda page) 

March 9, 2021 - Public Hearing

Memorials Advisory Commission

Planning Commission

Planning Commission (Link goes to Agenda page)

February 24, 2021, 6:30 pm -Public E-Meeting (NOTE new start time)

To watch electronic meetings, go to Live and Recorded Meetings on the City website

Historic District Handbook Committee 

Architectural Review Board

Architectural Review Board (link goes to Agenda page)

March 8, 2021, 7:00 pm - E-meeting 

Board of Zoning Appeals

Board of Zoning Appeals (link goes to Agenda page)

There are no further upcoming meetings scheduled at this time.

City/Schools Working Group

November 13, 2020

City/School Enrollment/Capacity Expansion Task Force   

February 25, 2021

African American History Working Group

No meetings scheduled at this time.

City and Public Utility Review Committee (CPURC)

No meetings scheduled at this time.

Development Review

SPMAJ 2021-01 Hanover House (formerly One Hanover) - Comments due February 22, 2021

ADMOD2021-01 2910 Wellford Street - Comments due February 16, 2021 

SPMAJ 2021-02 CVAS Extended Stay - Comments due March 8, 2021

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