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Media Advisories

City Receives Grant to Upgrade Recycling Citywide2015-01-13
Leigh Street Detour (Map)2014-12-19
7th Street Detour (Map)2014-12-19
City to Replace 5th Street Bridge and 7th Street Bridge2014-12-19
"Bring One for the Chipper" and Electronics Recycling Scheduled2014-12-16
Special Parking Restrictions will be in Place near Polling Locations during General Election2014-10-28
City's Quarterly Electronic Recycling Day Scheduled2014-08-29
Canal Walk Bridge to be Installed this Week2014-08-07
City Urging Residents to Help Water Trees2014-07-16
Department of Public Works Recognizes National Public Works Week2014-05-14
City's Spring Electronic Recycling Day Schedule2014-05-09
City Prepares to Change Traffic Patterns on Two Downtown Streets2014-04-03
Bring One for the Chipper Returns for Fourth Consecutive Year2013-12-20
Department of Public Works Receives Reaccreditation - 2014-20172013-12-03
Media Advisory - Vacuum Leaf Collection Begins November 112013-11-01
City Increases Frequency of Electronic Recycling Day2013-09-09
8th Street Connector Closing for Gateway Plaza Project2013-09-05
New Traffic Control System Reduces Time Spent at Traffic Lights.2013-08-15
Work to Begin on Gateway Plaza Project2013-07-26
Parking Meter Fees to Increase by 25 Cents on July 12013-06-14
New Time Limits Imposed on Vehicles with Disability Placards 2013-06-13
Special Parking Restrictions will be in Place near Polling Locations during Primary Election2013-06-06
City Expands Electronic Recycling Day2013-05-13
Forest Hill Public Hearing Postponed2013-03-04
City Implements “Don’t Get the Boot” Campaign to Enforce Fines for Outstanding Parking Tickets2013-02-15
City to Enforce Ordinance Designating Times for Supercan Placement 2013-02-06
Vacuum Leaf Collection Begins November 122012-11-05
Cruise Ship to Include Richmond in Ports of Call2012-10-22
City Street Paving Projects Continue2012-10-11
Electronic Recycling Day for City Residents2012-10-09
Mayor Announces Clean Sweep Program in Residential Parking Districts2012-10-08
City Continues Mayors Street Paving Initiative with Several Projects Beginning this Month2012-07-13
City to Begin Work on Phase II of Cannon Creek Trail Greenway Improvements2012-07-12
City to Begin Work on State-of-the-Art Traffic Signal System2012-07-05
Traffic Signal Improvement Project to begin on Belvidere Street2012-06-21
Traffic Signal Improvement Project to begin on Broad Street2012-06-21
City Preparing to Eliminate Friday Solid Waste Collection2012-05-21
East Richmond Road Convenience Center Closed Monday Morning2012-04-12
City Replacing Some Parking Meters with Pay Stations2012-04-11
City Imposing Weight Restrictions on Two Bridges2012-03-21
City Constructing State-of-the-Art Traffic Signal System2012-03-20
City Introduces Central Virginia's First Snow Plow Tracking Application2012-02-06
City Began Pilot Installation of Bike Sharrows2011-12-22
City Continues Sustainability Initiative with Solar Powered Trash Compactors and Recyclers2011-12-22
Traffic Signal Improvement Project to begin on Forest Hill Avenue2011-12-22
Traffic Signal Improvement Project to begin on Jefferson Davis Highway2011-12-22
Mayor Announces Real-Time Snow Removal Simulation2011-12-22
City Revises Vacuum Leaf Collection Program Schedule2011-12-22
Vacuum Leaf Collection Season is Two Weeks Away2011-12-22
Citys Bring One for the Chipper Christmas Tree Recycling Event Scheduled for January 7, 20122011-12-22
City Launches Project Clean Move to Help Students, Landlords, and Property Owners During Student Relocation2011-12-22
E-cycle Day Fall 20112011-12-22
Electronic Recycling Day for City Residents2011-10-04
Hurricane Clean-up to Continue during Labor Day Weekend2011-09-02
Division of Urban Forestry to Host Education Session about Thousand Canker Disease
REGISTRATION Thousand Canker Disease
City Outlines Plan for Removal of Hurricane Debris2011-09-02
Public Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Improvements to Forest Hill Avenue2011-06-29
Vacuum Leaf Collection Resumes on Monday, Jan 24, 20112011-01-19
Christmas and New Year Holiday Schedule for Solid Waste Collection2010-12-17
Christmas Tree Recycling Program2010-12-17
City and VDOT to Begin Construction on Midlothian Turnpike and German School Road2010-12-28
Richmond Tree Stewards 20112011-01-27
Traffic Signal Improvement Safety Project2011-01-14
DPW Hosts E-Cycle Day and Truckload Sale2011-04-08


Trash Bucket Challenge: James Jackson2014-10-06
Trash Bucket Challenge: Darlene Mallory2014-09-22
Recycling & Litter2014-06-09
Street Sweeping2012-11-28
Bulk and Brush Collection2012-11-28


Electronic Recycling Day2009-03-04


Interstate Interchange Landscaping AD 2013-02-25


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