News Flash

Home

6 Stories
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Truck Mosquito Spraying Scheduled

Mosquito Control Division announces the Truck Fogging Schedule for the evening of August 14, wind and weather permitting. Beekeepers in the affected areas should keep bees covered during spraying operations. Click on the link for details.

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: August 14, 2020

VDOT Announces Traffic Projects

Click on the link for a list of interstates, ramps, bridges and primary roads, and lane closures at the bridge-tunnels and the Berkley, Coleman, High Rise, and James River bridges through August 22. Be advised that the schedule may change.

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Aerial Mosquito Spraying August 17

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Norfolk District, will conduct aerial mosquito treatment over federal property on Craney Island on Monday, August 17th, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Click on the link for details.

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Census Bureau Releases New Reminder Ads

As census takers start visiting neighborhoods across the country, the U.S. Census Bureau is launching the last phase of its “Shape Your Future. Start Here.” 2020 Census communications campaign with a new series of advertisements.

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Waste Management Suspends Regular Bulk Collection

The city of Portsmouth Department of Waste Management has suspended regular pick up of bulk waste until further notice in an effort to collect debris created by recent Tropical Storm Isaias. Click on the link for details.

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: August 7, 2020

City Manager Announces Retirement

City Manager Dr. L. Pettis Patton has announced her plans to retire, effective December 31, 2020. Dr. Patton, who in July of 2015 was selected by a unanimous vote of the Portsmouth City Council, began her tenure as City Manager on September 1, 2015.

Additional Info... Home