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Posted on: March 25, 2019

5/28 - DMV Connect

DMV Connect - May 2019

Where Newport News DMV Select: Newport News City Hall Lobby

When May 28, 2019 from 9AM to 4PM

Services available through DMV Connect include:

  • Virginia state IDs
  • Veterans IDs
  • Child IDs
  • Driver's licenses
  • Disabled parking placards
  • Vehicle titles an...
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Posted on: May 6, 2019

May 6 - July 22: Afterwork Aqua Workout

Want to Renew your physique? Performed in 4 feet of water, this class provides resistance without major stress on your joints and musculoskeletal system. Participants will experience challenging, fun exercises while improving strength and building cardio....

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

May 16 - June 27: Retirement Informational Sessions

Retirement readiness is a crucial step in financial wellness. Join us for an overview of your retirement plan and the retirement process.

Topics include how to determine your retirement eligibility, retirement benefit calculation, and what happens after re...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

May 21 - June 1: Healthy Mind Toolkit

This session will help participants learn practices for restful sleep, balanced nutrition, healthy relationships, regular mindfulness practice, and more, as practical tools in their “healthy mind toolkit.”

Your Employee Assistance Program can work with you...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

June 22: Renew 3x3 Basketball Tournament

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Open to all City of Newport News employees, this 3x3 Basketball Tournament is sure to be fun!

The day will include:

  • 3-Point Shooting Contest
  • Free Throw Contest
  • Entertainment
  • Prize for Best Uniform/Costume
  • Prize for Best Team Name

SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 2019

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

NNFD Receives Governor’s Award for Outstanding EMS Agency of 2018

Outstanding EMS Award

Newport News Fire Department is the recipient of the Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Award for Outstanding EMS Agency of the year.  

The award was presented at the 39th Annual Governor’s EMS Awards Ceremony in Norfolk on ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Newport News Fire Department members learn leadership skills at week-long academy

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Three Newport News Fire Department members recently attended a week-long academy that taught them valuable leadership skills.

Lt. Steven Gray and senior firefighter-medics Carlos Munoz III and Ashley Roberts were among 80 firefighting professionals from ac...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Memorial Day Closings and Schedules

Memorial Day - Remember and Honor - Monday, 27 May 2019

  • City Offices – closed Monday, May 27
  • Libraries – closed Monday, May 27
  • Garbage, recycling and bulk waste collections – No collections on Monday, May 27. All collections for the week will be delayed one day, i.e., Monday's colle...
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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Newport News TV helps to keep you informed

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NNTV offers unique programming to help keep citizens up to date on what's happening in Newport News. With new shows every week, and live City Council and Planning Commission meetings, there's always something to watch! Residents can check out NNTV on Cox ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

King-Lincoln Park Day

King-Lincoln Park Day

Newport News Parks, Recreation & Tourism will present King-Lincoln Park Day, an afternoon showcasing all the recreational opportunities offered at King-Lincoln Park (600 Jefferson Avenue) and the surrounding community, on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 1...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Memorial Day Closings and Schedules

City Offices – closed Monday, May 27

Libraries – closed Monday, May 27

Garbage, recycling and bulk waste collections – No collections on Monday, May 27. All collections for the week will be delayed one day, i.e., Monday&rsq...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Newport News Awarded $30 Million HUD Grant

Newport News, Va. – The City of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority are the recipients of a $30 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Choice Neighborhoods Init...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Are you Flood Fluent? New Website Separates Fact from Fiction About Flooding in Hampton Roads

Last year’s hurricane season was one for the records, producing 15 named storms, eight of which were hurricanes. Hurricane Florence devastated Eastern North Carolina with catastrophic flooding that took weeks to subside. If you think you don&...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

Grant of $50,000 will extend efforts to save more animal lives in Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson and York County

The Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter announced it has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its community outreac...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

City Releases Draft of 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan for Housing and Community Development

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The Annual Action Plan reflects proposed activities in the City's Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development (Consolidated Plan). The information details projects proposed to be undertaken in the City of Newport News with Community Developmen...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

COUNCILWOMAN WOODBURY NAMED TO NEW NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Committee falls under the TSA and the Department of Homeland Security

Newport News City Councilwoman Dr. Patricia P. “Pat” Woodbury has been appointed to the new Surface Transportation Security Advisory Committee of the Transportation S...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Newport News Receives State Workforce Development Grant

Funding will support workforce development training at Brooks Crossing

The City of Newport News was awarded a grant through the Virginia Department of Social Services’ Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program to increase workforce development...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

City Manager Names New Fire Chief

Jeff Johnson has 30+ years of experience in all aspects of Fire and EMS

City Manager Cindy Rohlf has announced her selection of Jeffrey S. “Jeff” Johnson for the position of Newport News Fire Chief. Johnson currently serves as Fire Chief for Salinas, Calif...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Parks, Recreation & Tourism Magazine- Spring/Summer Issue

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Discover all the classes, programs, events, parks and facilities offered for spring and summer. Read our magazine online or pick up a copy at a City library or recreation facility.

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

City Again Selected as Finalist for HUD Grant Funds

The City of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority have again been named a finalist in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) Implementation Grant program. The ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

King-Lincoln Park Day

King-Lincoln Park Day

Newport News Parks, Recreation & Tourism will present King-Lincoln Park Day, an afternoon showcasing all the recreational opportunities offered at King-Lincoln Park (600 Jefferson Avenue) and the surrounding community, on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 1...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

05/23/2019 Daily Press - Weekly Wanted

Daily Press ad for outstanding warrants, Newport News and Hampton. 05/23/2019

The Daily Press publishes a "Weekly Wanted" page in the paper that identifies suspects that are wanted by the Newport News and Hampton police departments.

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

NNPD Announces Promotions, Including New Assistant Chief of Police Michael Hudgins

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Effective June 3, 2019, Captain Michael Hudgins will assume the role of Assistant Chief of Police for the Newport News Police Department. Captain Hudgins is currently responsible for the Criminal Investigations Division of the Department and has been with...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Super Loads May Impact Traffic

Four super loads, scheduled to be delivered to Newport News Shipbuilding in late April to mid-May, could affect traffic.

The equipment will enter Newport News from Hampton on Mercury Boulevard. The movement will require temporary lane closures on Mercury B...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Suspect in 2015 Newport News Homicide Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

Rishaud Powell

On January 1, 2015, officers were dispatched to a BP gas station located on Warwick Boulevard in Newport News in reference to a shooting. When they arrived on scene, they observed, Jerrod Reid, a then 23-year-old, Newport News man suffering from an appare...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

NNPD to Host Prescription Drug Drop Off Locations

The Newport News Police Department will once again participate in a nationwide initiative seeking to prevent increased prescription drug abuse and theft. 

On Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., the Newport News Police Department wi...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Violent Suspect Apprehended - 21 Charges Filed

Wiggins, Earl

Earl Dontia Wiggins, a 30-year-old-man of the 200 block of Pacific Drive in Hampton and the suspect in a series of violent crimes was apprehended in Newport News on the morning of March 8, 2019, by the Newport News Police Department Fugitive Apprehension ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Vehicle Theft in Newport News is on the Rise – You Can Help

          The Newport News Police Department needs your help in combating vehicle theft and theft from vehicles throughout the city. As you can see from the numbers below, a large number of vehicle thefts can b...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Suspect Charged in December 11 Shooting

Bradley, Anthony Lamont

On December 11, 2018, at 5:39 p.m., medics in the area of the 3600 block of Marshall Avenue were approached by a 32-year-old Newport News Woman stating she had been shot inside of her residence. The victim sustained a single gunshot wound to her head and ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Fourteen Arrested in Domestic-Violence Suppression Operation

NNPD ARRESTS 14 IN CITYWIDE DOMESTIC-VIOLENCE SUPPRESSION OPERATION

(ARRESTS INCLUDE SUSPECT FROM DECEMEBER 19 SHOOTING)

Newport News Police officers arrested 14 suspects in a coordinated takedown that began early Thursday morning, December 20, 2018. The op...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Memorial Day Closings and Schedules

Newport News City offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.

Garbage, recycling and bulk waste collections:

No collections on Monday, May 27. 

All collections for the week will be delayed one day, i.e., Monday’s collect...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019


2018/2019 Street Resurfacing List

The Street Maintenance Division has a goal to reconstruct and resurface a number of city streets annually, based on priority needs and funding availability.

2018/2019 Street Resurfacing List (PDF) Streets - Reconstruction

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

House of Delegate Court Order Redistricting

The change may put you into a new House of Delegate district. The voter notification letter will show your new district. You can see who your incumbent is for your new district, as well as their contact information at https://virginiageneralassembly.gov/h...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Satellite office of the General Registrar closing schedule

Next election schedule:

  • November 5, 2019 General Election

The office will reopen for in-person absentee voting on September 23, 2019 on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 AM – 5 PM.

Please contact the office at 757-926-8683 if you have any further questions...

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