News Flash

Posted on: September 22, 2020

Information on the 2020 Election and Voting

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Visit: charlottesville.gov/vote

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Charlottesville City Council Extends Emergency Ordinance to Control Spread of COVID-19

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 21, 2020

Local COVID-19 regulations related to in-person gatherings, face coverings, and occupancy limits extended to control the spread of COVID-19

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – At its regular meeting held Monday, September...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

City files opening brief with Supreme Court of Virginia

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 21, 2020

Case relates to the statues of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson located in City parks in Downtown Charlottesville

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - On September 18, 2020, the City of Charlottesville filed its Opening ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Reminder that Unemployment Compensation is Taxable

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 21, 2020

Did your receive unemployment this year? Have the right tax withheld for 2020

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - A record number of Americans are applying for unemployment compensation due to the COVID-19 Outbreak. If you received...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Cville360 Public Participation Policy

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On May 19, 2020, the City of Charlottesville hosted a public forum via a Cville360 broadcast. The meeting was moderated by City Communications Director Brian Wheeler and Charlottesville City Councilmember Heather Hill was in attendance.  During t...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Virginia COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program Available to Qualifying Households

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESEPTEMBER 18, 2020

The new energy assistance program will provide expanded relief to Virginia households affected by COVID-19

Richmond, VA -Households in need of assistance meeting energy needs may be eligible to receive aid through the...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Register for E-Waste Collection - Spots are Limited!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 16, 2020

The Rivanna Solid Waste Authority is holding an electronic waste collection day on Saturday, October 10. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Registration is now open for the Rivanna ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

City Hall lobby remains open by appointment on modified schedule

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 11, 2020

City Hall lobby remains open Monday-Thursday on a limited basis by appointment only for in-person transactions with Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office and City Treasurer’s Office; City Hall lobb...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Community Attention Foster Families (CAFF) is recruiting new foster parents

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 10, 2020

Fostering local children is an ongoing and urgent need. As of January 1, 2020, there were 218 children in foster care in Albemarle County, Charlottesville, and Greene County. 

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Community ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE OF IN-PERSON EARLY VOTING IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA

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In-person, early voting will be available at the following location for the November 3, 2020 General and Special Elections:

  • Office of Voter Registration and Elections, City Hall Annex, 120 7th St NE, Room 142

Voting will begin Friday, September 18 at the of...

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* City News Alerts *
Posted on: September 4, 2020

REVISED SCHEDULE - City Council Seeks Public Input on Strategic Plan

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 4, 2020

City Council to hold three work sessions in September-October to develop updated Strategic Plan

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Charlottesville City Council is updating the City’s Strategic Plan, which includes the vis...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

The Charlottesville Gas Energy Efficiency Program Helps Residents Save Money and Prepare for Winter

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 2, 2020

Charlottesville Gas Energy Efficiency Program Provides No-Cost Home Energy Improvements 

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The Charlottesville Department of Utilities continues to provide the community with energy conserv...

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* City News Alerts *
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Special event cessation remains in effect; Most gatherings of fifty or more individuals prohibited

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 27, 2020

The City of Charlottesville has supported the community’s right to peaceably assemble, however obstructing city streets and using parks without the proper permits will no longer be allowed

STATEMENT FROM CITY M...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Boards & Commissions - Applications OPEN

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Want to get involved in your city? Apply to be on a board or commission!

The City provides a wide variety of Boards and Commissions that encourage members to participate in discussions that affect and shape the future of our City. We believe it is not only...

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* City News Alerts *
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Observing the third anniversary of August 12 as COVID-19 continues to threaten Charlottesville

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 11, 2020

Special event cessation remains in effect; Most gatherings of fifty or more individuals prohibited

STATEMENT FROM CITY MANAGER TARRON RICHARDSON

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -- Three years ago, the Charlottesville community came u...

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* City News Alerts *
Posted on: August 8, 2020

Special event cessation remains in effect; Most gatherings of fifty or more individuals prohibited

Charlottesville

Event and gathering restrictions remain in place as COVID-19 continues to threaten the health and safety of Charlottesville

Charlottesville City Manager, Dr. Tarron J. Richardson, declared the potential spread of COVID-19 a local emergency on March 12, 202...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

City of Charlottesville Announces Efforts to Support Commercial Corridors

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAUGUST 5, 2020

These efforts are intended to help build consumer confidence and attract customers back to the City’s key commercial districts.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - In recognition of the continued impact that COVID-19 (Coronav...

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* City News Alerts *
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Access Arts Charlottesville/Albemarle Seeks Submissions for Online Literary Magazine

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAUGUST 4, 2020

Access Arts Charlottesville/Albemarle is pleased to accept original, previously unpublished poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction pieces for our inaugural Online Literary Publication. 

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -&a...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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Budget News

News Flash

Posted on: September 4, 2020

REVISED SCHEDULE: City Council Seeks Public Input on Strategic Plan

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 4, 2020

City Council to hold three work sessions in September-October to develop updated Strategic Plan

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Charlottesville City Council is updating the City’s Strategic Plan, which includes the vis...

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Charlottesville City Notes
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Charlottesville City Notes

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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Charlottesville Community Media Center

News Flash

Posted on: September 11, 2020

Smoke Alarm Saves Father and Daughter from Fire

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 11, 2020

Smoke Alarm Saves Father and Daughter from Fire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - A working smoke alarm alerted two occupants in another room of a fire allowing them to escape and call 911.  

Just after 1:00 PM on Septemb...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: September 9, 2020

CFD Invites Public to 9/11 Memorial at Fontaine Station 10

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 9, 2020

CFD Invites Public to 9/11 Memorial at Fontaine Station 10

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - In remembrance of the lives lost in the attacks on September 11, 2001, the Charlottesville Fire Department invites the public to the 9/11...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Charlottesville City Deputy Injured Rescuing Victims From Fire

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 3, 2020

Charlottesville City Deputy Injured Rescuing Victims From Fire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Charlottesville City Sheriff’s Deputy rescued multiple people from an apartment fire.  One deputy was transported ...

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Charlottesville Fire News

News Flash

Posted on: September 14, 2020

Weekend Update: Crash Kills Charlottesville Man; Detectives Investigate Armed Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 14, 2020

Pedestrian Killed in Crash on Emmet Street

On September 13, 2020, at approximately 2000 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian in the 1400 block of ...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: September 5, 2020

Detectives Investigating Armed Robbery at Maury Avenue Business

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 5, 2020

On September 4, 2020, at approximately 2148 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a business in the 100 block of Maury Avenue for an armed robbery.

The clerk reported a male suspect displayed a...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

CPD Detectives Continue to Seek Information About Jay Shifflett Murder Case

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 3, 2020

Today marks the fifth anniversary of the murder of Jason Lee “Jay” Shifflett. Jay was murdered in the early morning hours of September 3, 2015, during a home invasion robbery at his residence in th...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Albemarle County Man Dies in Crash on Emmet Street

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 2, 2020

On August 31, 2020, at approximately 1046 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a two-vehicle, motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Emmet Street and Barracks Road.

The two occupants in th...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Charlottesville Police Officer Charged With Assault and Battery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 1, 2020

On March 3, 2020, three Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a reported disorder at 762 Prospect Avenue. Two Charlottesville residents were arrested at the scene; one for Drunk in Public (18.2-388) ...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Crash Closed Portions of Emmet Street near Barracks Road

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  August 31, 2020

On August 31, 2020, at approximately 1046 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a two-vehicle crash on Emmet Street North at the intersection of Barracks Road.

Two people were transpor...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Motorcycle Crash Claims the Life of Charlottesville Man

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  August 31, 2020

On August 30, 2020, at approximately 2121 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a motor vehicle crash involving two motorcycles on 5th Street SW near the intersection of Cleveland Ave...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: August 26, 2020

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closures Expected Friday Due to Planned Freedom of Speech Event

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  August 26, 2020

Due to a planned freedom of speech event on Friday, August 28, 2020, drivers can expect road closures and traffic delays between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Impacted streets include: 

  • Market Street from 9th Stre...
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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

CPD Lobby Closed on Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  August 11, 2020

In conjunction with the closure of City Hall, The Charlottesville Police Department’s lobby will also be closed on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. 

This closure does not impact CPD’s r...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: August 6, 2020

UPDATE: Amy Hillman Safely Located

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  August 10, 2020

UPDATE (08/10/2020 11 a.m.): Amy Hillman was safely located  on Monday, August 10, 2020.

ORIGINAL (08/06/2020):

The Charlottesville Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating ...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Officers Investigating Armed Robbery on Monticello Road

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 31, 2020

On July 30, 2020, at 2238 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to an armed robbery at a business in the 1800 block of Monticello Road. 

The store clerk was robbed at gunpoint, and the suspec...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: July 19, 2020

UPDATE: Albemarle County Man Dies in Crash on 5th Street

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 19, 2020

UPDATE: 7/19/2020 12:45 p.m.): 

The Charlottesville Police Department has identified the man killed in Saturday’s crash on 5th Street as Dustin Ryan Parr, a 30-year-old resident of Albemarle County.

CPD i...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: July 16, 2020

TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays Anticipated Near Albemarle County Office Building on July 17

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 16, 2020

Drivers can anticipate traffic delays on Friday, July 17, 2020, between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. in the area of the Albemarle County Office Building due to a planned freedom of speech event.

Drivers are urged to avoid McIntire Ro...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Man arrested on Charlottesville Downtown Mall

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 9, 2020

On Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 5:34 p.m., a citizen called 911 to report a 45-year-old male on the ground at 200 W. Main Street.  The Charlottesville Police Department, Charlottesville Fire Department, and the Cha...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

CPD Announces Charges Related to Vandalism on East Market Street

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 25, 2020

In response to nationwide, regional, and local rallies and marches, the Charlottesville Police Department has been publicly supportive and understanding of the pain and outrage being felt across the nation following the d...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Albemarle County Man Arrested Following Shots Fired Incident on West Main Street

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 22, 2020

On June 20, 2020, at approximately 0030 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 1100 block of West Main Street. 

Upon arrival, officers located damage to a near...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

CPD Releases Last Five Years of Line Item Budgets

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 12, 2020

In response to numerous requests for a more detailed format of the Charlottesville Police Department’s budget, CPD is providing the last five fiscal years, from FY17 to FY21, of line item budgets.

This informatio...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Updated Information About CPD Training and Policies

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 5, 2020

In response to the murder of George Floyd, the Charlottesville Police Department has received numerous media and community requests for information relating to bias-based policing, de-escalation and our body-worn cameras.

T...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: June 2, 2020

Statement of Gratitude to the Charlottesville Community

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 2, 2020

To the Charlottesville Community,

We write to you today as public safety leaders for the City of Charlottesville to express our profound gratitude for the manner in which you, our community, demonstrated your collective out...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Statement Regarding Death of George Floyd

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 29, 2020

The Charlottesville Police Department sends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Mr. George Floyd, whose tragic death has shocked and horrified our department, the Charlottesville community, and the entire na...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

CPD Partners With Local Nonprofit to Distribute "Bags of Hope"

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 20, 2020

The Charlottesville Police Department will be assisting a local mental health nonprofit organization with distributing additional mental health resources to support our community during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic....

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 14, 2020

CPD to Dedicate New Memorial in Recognition of Fallen Officers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 14, 2020

The Charlottesville Police Department is dedicating a new memorial to the department’s fallen officers, as well as two Virginia State Police troopers who have died in the line of duty.

Over the past several months...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Portion of West Market Street Closed Following Crash Involving Utility Pole

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 8, 2020

UPDATE: Market Street has been reopened to traffic.

On May 8, 2020, at approximately 0732 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded for the report of a motor vehicle crash in the 200 block of West Market St...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

CPD Announces Changes to Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU)

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 8, 2020

Beginning on Monday, May 11, the Charlottesville Police Department will staff its Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU) from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 

However, online options will still be available for no...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

CPD Welcomes Seven New Officers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 27, 2020

The Charlottesville Police Department is pleased to welcome seven recruits as its newest law enforcement officers.

Officers S. Hall, Jr., M. Harlow, M. Huffman,  K. Morrison, C. Vlasis, B. Williams, and J. Wood w...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

CPD Responds to Death of Dr. Lorna Breen

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 27, 2020

The Charlottesville Police Department is extending condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Lorna Breen, who died Sunday following a call for medical assistance.

On Sunday, April 26, 2020, Charlottesville Police Depar...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

CPD Operating on Modified Response

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As a proactive measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Charlottesville Police Department will modify its responses to non-emergency calls. A return to full services will be determined at a later date

What this means: CPD will continue to re...

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Charlottesville Police News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

CPD Headquarters Closed to the Public

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As a proactive measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Charlottesville Police Department is suspending front counter services and closing our facilities to the public. Re-opening dates have not yet been determined.

What this means: in-person request...

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Charlottesville Police News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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Comprehensive Plan Updates

News Flash

Posted on: August 5, 2020

City of Charlottesville Announces Efforts to Support Commercial Corridors

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAUGUST 5, 2020

These efforts are intended to help build consumer confidence and attract customers back to the City’s key commercial districts.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - In recognition of the continued impact that COVID-19 (Coronav...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Economic Development News

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News Flash

Posted on: September 8, 2020

"City Market To-Go" Moving to Charlottesville High School

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SEPTEMBER 8, 2020

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - 

The Charlottesville “City Market To-Go” will be moving to the Charlottesville High School parking lots starting Saturday, September 12 for the remainder of the market...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Access Arts Charlottesville/Albemarle Seeks Submissions for Online Literary Magazine

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAUGUST 4, 2020

Access Arts Charlottesville/Albemarle is pleased to accept original, previously unpublished poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction pieces for our inaugural Online Literary Publication. 

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -&a...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Renovations at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center

All indoor aquatic services will move to Crow Recreation Center. Please see locations changes to Group Fitness Classes on and reduced Access Pass prices during the renovations.

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Crow Indoor Pool Parks & Recreation News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 21, 2020

Sidewalk Closures Update

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The City has updated our list of sidewalk closures and pedestrian detours. Please visit the Traffic Advisory and Sidewalk Closures page for the most current information. 

Receiving this alert via email? Our website now allows you to adjust your pr...

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View current closures Sidewalk Closures

News Flash

Posted on: July 31, 2020

Complete Business with the Charlottesville Dept of Social Services from a Distance

Flatten the Curve: Complete Business with the Charlottesville Department of Social Services from a Distance

The Charlottesville Department of Social Services is open virtually to the public.  Here are ways you can complete Business with our office...

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Social Services
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Social Services

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2020

REVISED TRAFFIC ADVISORY: 2nd St SE will be CLOSED from the RR Tracks to Garrett St.

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2nd St SE will be CLOSED from the RR Tracks to Garrett St. from Wed., Sept. 23, 2020  to Fri., Sept 25, 2020 during the hours of 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Vehicles will be detoured to use E Water St and Garrett St to access 1st St S.

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Traffic Advisory
Posted on: September 17, 2020

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Lane Closure on Water St at CODE Bldg

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Water St W will have a single lane closure weekdays from 2nd St SW to Ridge/McIntire from Monday, September 21, 2020  to Friday, October 2, 2020 during the hours of 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Drivers will be flagged in this area and traffic will continue t...

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Traffic Advisory

News Flash

Posted on: September 24, 2020

DETOUR - UVA Football | September 26

DETOUR - Charlottesville Area Transit

This saturday, september 26 marks the first uva football game of the season. to ACCOMMODATE this event, the trolley will conduct the following detour:

WHAT:

Trolley will leave UVA Health and instead of turning left onto JPA, Trolley will stay on Emmet St. h...

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Transit News
Posted on: September 21, 2020

STOP MOVE - Fashion Square Mall

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attention riders: on saturday, september 26, cat will move its fashion sq. stop.

The stop will move from its current location between the mall entrance and Sears to the front of Belk department store.

*THE STOP NAME, NUMBER, AND SCHEDULE WILL REMAIN THE SAM...

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Transit News
Posted on: August 27, 2020

DETOUR - Planned Event | 8/28/2020

DETOUR - Charlottesville Area Transit

Due to a planned event scheduled to take place on friday, august 28th @ 4pm near e market st, cat will detour various areas downtown.

When:

1:30PM - End of Service

Where:

Market Street

  • All of Market Street will NOT be serviced.

Monticello Ave.

  • The section of Mon...
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Transit News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

STOP MOVE - Trolley | 8/24/2020

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effective august 24th, 2020, the trolley will utilize a new stop and no longer service stop #21002, university ave at snyder tennis court.

Old Stop #: 21002

Old Stop Name: University Ave. at Synder Tennis Court

New Stop #: 21007

New Stop Name: University Ave....

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Transit News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

CAT to Implement COVID-19 Monitoring Program in Response to Positive Employee Test

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 22, 2020

CAT will activate a COVID-19 monitoring program with biweekly testing

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – On Monday, July 20, 2020, Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) was informed that an employee tested positive for COVID-19....

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Transit News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

CAT Continues Lifeline Service Model, Adds Additional Service to Select Routes

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 29, 2020

CAT Continues Lifeline Service Model, Adds Additional Service to Select Routes

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA– As the City of Charlottesville and State of Virginia transition from a Stay-At-Home to a Safer-At-Home s...

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Transit News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

CAT and JAUNT Require Face Masks on All Buses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 28, 2020

CAT and JAUNT Announce Policies Requiring Passengers to Wear Face Coverings on All Buses

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA– In adherence with Governor Northam’s Executive Order requiring Virginians t...

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Transit News

News Flash

Posted on: September 2, 2020

The Charlottesville Gas Energy Efficiency Program Helps Residents Save Money and Prepare for Winter

Charlottesville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 2, 2020

Charlottesville Gas Energy Efficiency Program Provides No-Cost Home Energy Improvements 

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The Charlottesville Department of Utilities continues to provide the community with energy conserv...

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Utilities News

News Flash

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Charlottesville Official Mail Ballot Drop Box Unveiling

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On Thursday, September 17 at 2:00 pm, the City of Charlottesville Office of Voter Registration will unveil the Official Mail Ballot Drop Box that will be available to Charlottesville City voters for the November 2020 General Election. 

  • The mail ba...
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Voter Registration & Elections
Posted on: September 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE OF IN-PERSON EARLY VOTING IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA

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In-person, early voting will be available at the following location for the November 3, 2020 General and Special Elections:

  • Office of Voter Registration and Elections, City Hall Annex, 120 7th St NE, Room 142

Voting will begin Friday, September 18 at the of...

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Voter Registration & Elections