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This weekend's events include Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk, Rokeby Center Meet & Greet and Musical Soul Food Festival. For more to do, check our calendar or www.visitchesapeake.com.
The Mayor's Cup Blood Drive is a friendly competition between local cities and a chance for you to donate blood for those in need. Sign up for the Police Department's sponsored drive, June 27. Two more drives will be held June 29 at the Chesapeake Conference Center and Human Services Building.
TOLL RATE INCREASE on Veterans Bridge: The first scheduled toll increase for the Dominion Boulevard Veterans Bridge will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 1. Tolls for all vehicle classes will increase by 5% which is $.05 for most passenger vehicles ($1.05 with E-ZPass, $3.05 without). Learn more at www.DominionBoulevard.com.
Adopt a kitten during Chesapeake Animal Services' "Kitten Kampus 2017."
Heath E. Covey has been named the City's new Director of Communications. Covey replaces Mark S. Cox who retired in February after more than 25 years of service. Details
The City has found an alternative site for the Joint Juvenile Justice Center. Details
The City is seeking residents who may be interested in serving on various board and commissions. The deadline to apply is June 29. Details
TRAVEL ADVISORIES: Great Bridge bridge lifts will continue at 6 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Bainbridge Boulevard will remain closed at South Military Highway through June 26.
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