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› Elizabeth River Park CLOSED
The 2014 Citizen Survey is now available online for viewing under the Department of Public Communications. You may view a summary of the report, or view the full report as a flipping book.
The Veterans Bridge Dedication Ceremony, held Friday, December 12, is now available online for viewing. Watch the Ceremony Want to know more about the Dominion Blvd Improvement Project? Get all the latest news and updates
Atlantic Coast Pipeline, LLC – a joint venture composed of subsidiaries of Dominion Resources, Duke Energy, Piedmont Natural Gas and AGL Resources – is proposing to construct and operate an approximately 554-mile long underground natural gas transmission pipeline and above ground facilities, part of which will be located in Chesapeake. An open house will be held on January 12, 5-7:30 p.m., at Jolliff Middle School. Learn more.
The City of Chesapeake has launched a new system for alerting citizens in cases of emergency. The City is asking residents to register for the new system at CityofChesapeake.net/ChesapeakeAlert.
The City of Chesapeake, in partnering with the community, has started the CUSTODY program, in which citizens can voluntarily share information regarding any cameras located on their business or residence. This information is then mapped and used to help prevent crimes from occurring as well as providing potential evidence for active cases. Register your cameras here.
Next City Council Meeting, Tuesday, January 13, 6:30 p.m.
Meetings are held on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Tuesday of each month. View the agenda »
Next Planning Commission Meeting, Wednesday, January 14, 7 p.m.
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month in the City Council Chambers. Planning Commission Home Page »
How to Prevent Frozen Pipes
The Department of Public Utilities has a great resource online on their Frozen Pipe Prevention Tips page. It includes a video along with other how-to information.
Overnight Winter Shelter for Men, Women & Families
Wednesday evening, November 19, 2014 through Wednesday morning, April 8, 2015
Nightly intake location options (note earlier times!):
Guidelines set to ensure safety of guests & volunteers:
Max 50 guests accepted with ID · Dinner & breakfast served to overnight guests
Homeless with cars welcomed (must meet nightly at an intake location)
No alcohol, no drugs, no weapons · Breathalyzer screening · No sex offenders, database checked
Smoking is at the discretion of the host church
Chesapeake Area Shelter Team (CAST) reserves the right to accept or reject a homeless guest from loading the bus or entering a host church location. Call 757-439-6198 with any questions.
City Hall Address:
306 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, VA 23322