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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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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Real Estate Taxes

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

FOR PETERSBURG TAXPAYERS

Second Quarter Real Estate Taxes will be due for payment on December 28, 2018. 

 

Payments to the City’s drop box locations or postmarked by the due date will be considered current and...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Petersburg Draft Tourism Plan

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The City of Petersburg is seeking public feedback on a draft Tourism Plan. 

Please use the links below to view the draft plan and to provide comments.  

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Petersburg Announces 2018 Fall Leaf Pick Up Program

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CITY OF PETERSBURG ANNOUNCES 

2018 FALL LEAF PICK UP PROGRAM

 

Petersburg, Va: Petersburg’s Public Works & Utilities Department announces their annual fall leaf pick up program. The program will begin on Monday, Novem...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Petersburg Receives Bond Rating Upgrade and Outlook Revised Upward to ‘Positive’

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September 21, 2018

Petersburg Receives Bond Rating Upgrade and Outlook Revised Upward to ‘Positive’

Petersburg, Virginia:  Today, the City of Petersburg announces that Standard and Poor’s (S&P) Rating Services has ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

City of Petersburg Celebrates Holiday Season with Annual Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade!

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City of Petersburg Celebrates Holiday Season with 

Annual Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade!

Petersburg, Va: The City of Petersburg is vigorously preparing for the 2018 Holiday Season! This week, the City will host two fun-filled events to kick of...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

City of Petersburg Thanksgiving Hours

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City of Petersburg Government Offices 

Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

Petersburg, Va: City government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Closed offices in...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Petersburg Schools Receive Accreditation

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All Petersburg schools are accredited in the 2018-19 school year!

Walnut Hill Elementary and Cool Spring Elementary are accredited.

Lakemont Elementary, Pleasants Lane Elementary, Vernon Johns Middle and Petersburg High are accredited with conditions.&n...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Petersburg Fall Cleanup Canceled

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Petersburg Community 

Cleanup Canceled

Petersburg, Virginia:  Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Petersburg citywide cleanup and celebratory cookout scheduled for Saturday, November 10, 2018 has been canceled. 

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

Petersburg Encourages Residents to Use Petersburg Area Transit to Access Polling Locations

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Petersburg Encourages Residents to Use Petersburg Area Transit to Access Polling Locations

City Manager Aretha R. Ferrell-Benavides reminds voters that Petersburg Area Transit will provide stops at each polling place in the City.  Each polling pla...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Petersburg 2018 Sample Ballots

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Sample Ballots

City Wide

Ward 1

Ward 3

Ward 5

Ward 7

Voter Registration deadline is October 15th

Absentee balloting begins effective September 21st (please bring a Photo ID if in person)

Petersburg Voter Registration Page

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Petersburg City Assessor’s Office launches Field Inspection Program

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Petersburg City Assessor’s Office launches Field Inspection Program

Petersburg, Virginia:  The City Assessor’s Office of Petersburg has begun what will be an on-going field inspection program to include re-measuring, re-photogr...

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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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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Petersburg Mayor Voted Chairman of Chief Local Elected Officials Consortium

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Petersburg Mayor Voted Chairman of 

Chief Local Elected Officials Consortium

Petersburg, Virginia:  On February 26th, Petersburg Mayor, Samuel Parham, was unanimously voted as Chairman of the Chief Local Elected Officials Consortium (CLEO)...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Petersburg Introduces Mobile WiFi Options for Residents

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Petersburg Public Library Works Toward Bridging the Digital Divide

The Petersburg Public Library has launched a city-wide campaign focused on increasing WiFi accessibility to Petersburg residents. This program provides the opportunity for residents to enjo...

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Petersburg Native Buys Out Theater for Local Youth

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Petersburg Native Buys Out 

Theater for Local Youth

Petersburg, Virginia: Hot off the heels of two record breaking weekends, Petersburg youth were offered the chance to partake in the mystical magic that is Black Panther.

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Posted on: November 10, 2017

Petersburg City Mayor Announces a Strong Finish to Fiscal Year 2016 – 2017

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Petersburg City Council held a special meeting on November 28, 2017 to report the City’s financial progress. Petersburg was given a clean audit and the 2017 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) was submitted on time, as required by the S...

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