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Posted on: August 13, 2022

Mosquito Truck Fogging Scheduled

Mosquito Control announces that Truck Fogging will take place in Route 1 on Sunday morning, Aug. 14, between 4 a.m. and 6:30 a.m., wind and weather permitting.

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Posted on: August 12, 2022


Click on the link provided for a list of significant tunnel/lane closures for the Elizabeth River Crossings (ERC) facilities. All work is dependent upon weather conditions and closure dates are subject to change.

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

PPD Doorbell Camera Lottery Opens

Residents can now put their name in the drawing for a chance to get a free doorbell camera by filling out a form on our Surveillance Camera Mapping Program (SCMP) page on our website at

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

PVH Receives Major Funding Gift

Sentara Healthcare recently announced that it was awarding nearly $5 million in funding to 71 partner organizations throughout Virginia and North Carolina. Portsmouth Volunteers for the Homeless received $40,000. Click on the link for details . . .

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Street Sweeping Schedule Announced

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The Department of Public Works announces the Street Sweeping schedule for Portsmouth neighborhoods. This schedule begins August 15, 2022, through October 21, 2022. The Street Sweeping Program is part of the City’s Stormwater Management Plan.

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Posted on: August 5, 2022

Annual Seawall Art Show Returns

The 50th Annual Seawall Art Show will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28, on High Street between Crawford and Court streets, in the Olde Towne Portsmouth Cultural Arts District. Art show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

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