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Posted on: January 12, 2021

If You Are 65+ Sign Up To Get On the Vaccine List

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The Rappahannock Area Health District has created an online form for those in our community who are age 65 and older to indicate your interest in receiving a COVID-19 vaccination during Phase 1b. More information on the phased approach to vaccination in V...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Ask the Mayor - Episode 14

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In this episode, Mayor Greenlaw talks with Dr. Catlett, Superintendent of City Schools. They discuss virtual education, Covid-19 safety measures and the recently announced plans for bringing students back into the classroom in January. Watch this episode ...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: January 13, 2021

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

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Fredericksburg Fire Chief Michael Jones provided an update to City Council on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 on the current status of Covid-19 in Fredericksburg, including vaccination efforts. Watch this video clip for Chief Jones' complete update. To...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Phase Two Final Report of Progress and Action on Priorities

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City Council received the Phase Two Final Report of Progress and Action on their Priorities for 2018-2020 at their December 11-12, 2020 Special Budget and Financial Work Session.  

As most will recall, in 2016 the Fredericksburg ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

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Covid-19 is very prevalent in our area Health District and throughout Virginia. As of January 7th, there are 107 persons hospitalized with Covid-19 in our Health District. The City of Fredericksburg has had 20 new infections reported since yesterday and a...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

City Values Guide Employees During Covid-19 Pandemic

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The City of Fredericksburg is committed to six core values that guide our employees in the workplace. By living these values we can assure those who count on us daily as public servants that we will always work to achieve the highest standards in service ...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

Racial Equity Survey Reporting

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On-behalf of the City of Fredericksburg, the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience (ICSC) facilitated a racial equity survey and public input process, which is now publicly available on the City’s website.

ICSC received feedback in three...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

Leaf Collection Season

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The City’s Fall Leaf collection program is in the second and final round of collections. Weekly collection schedules will be posted on website (see link below) and weekly updates will be sent via FRED ALERT to subscribers of "leaf collectio...
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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Ask the Mayor Episode 13

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Mayor Greenlaw is joined by Fredericksburg Police Sergeant Menck in this episode of Ask the Mayor. Find out from Sergeant Menck why he loves his job and why you might want to consider a career with our department. The Fredericksburg Police Department is n...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps in City

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FEMA is proposing updates to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for the City of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Community stakeholders are invited to participate in a 90-day appeal and comment period. 

The updated maps were produced in coordination wit...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Riverfront Park to be Fredericksburg’s first “Smart Park”

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The City of Fredericksburg is proud to announce a partnership with the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) for a “smart” Riverfront Park. This new park located along Sophia Street in Historic Downtown will be a significant new public space in the downt...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

City Manager's Report

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The City Manager provides an update twice a month to Council and citizens on important topics and events.  This update is a part of the regular Council Agenda for the Council Meeting but we hope to make it easier for citizens to find and read by ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Fredericksburg Police Department Partners with Virginia Clean Cities

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In response to City Council’s Priority for a Clean and Green Fredericksburg and their recently adopted 100% Renewable Energy Resolution, the Fredericksburg Police Department (FPD) has partnered with Virginia Clean Cities (VCC) for guidance on al...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Fredericksburg Regional Transit Awarded VTA Grant

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Fredericksburg Regional Transit (FRED), has been awarded a grant from the Virginia Transit Association (VTA) in the amount of $346,000. FRED, in partnership with local Departments of Social Services, will use these funds for its Transit Supporting Working...

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Fredericksburg News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

City Honors the Importance of a More Inclusive History

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On Tuesday the City of Fredericksburg recognized the importance of honoring all voices in history at the former site of the Slave Auction Block. A new wayside panel display with brick renovations and a circular medallion have been installed to appropriate...

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Vice-Mayor Frye re-elected to VML City Section Chair

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The Virginia Municipal League is pleased to announce that at its Annual Business Meeting held on October 8, 2020, City of Fredericksburg Vice-Mayor Charlie L. Frye, Jr. was re-elected to the position of City Section Chair of the Executive Committee. Vice-...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

UMW, Fredericksburg Work Together to Prevent Spread of Virus

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Longtime partners, the University of Mary Washington and the City of Fredericksburg, have teamed up once again. This time, in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus in the local community. 

When in-person classes resumed at UMW on Sept. 14, a...

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