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City Manager's Messages

News and updates from the City Manager.

Nov 07

City Manager's message to employees on satisfaction survey

Posted on November 7, 2018 at 1:22 PM by Fred Gaskins

The end of daylight savings time and beginning of November signal that the holiday season is right around the corner. Each year at this time, we announce the results of the biennial citizen satisfaction survey and the resulting time off bonus for the holidays. 

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Oct 12

City Operational Status - Delayed Opening at 10 a.m .

Posted on October 12, 2018 at 9:47 AM by Fred Gaskins

Last night Hampton received strong winds that impacted power across the city. We had many downed trees and power lines. Our city crews worked all night to address downed trees to the best of their ability. They are unable to remove trees with downed power lines or power lines themselves without Dominion Power. Dominion Power has limited support overnight, but have additional staffing coming on board at 6 am. 

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Sep 26

9-24-18: New Department Heads

Posted on September 26, 2018 at 11:29 AM by Don Mann

A few weeks ago, I provided an update on the Council's hiring of Cheran Ivery as our new City Attorney as well as our timetable for filling other department head vacancies. I promised to update you all as other executive management jobs were filled. Today, I have the pleasure of announcing two additional decisions.

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