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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Hampton's DMV Select office in Ruppert Sargent building is reopening by appointment only

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March 3, 2021 - The Hampton DMV Select located in the lobby of the Commissioner of the Revenue and Treasurer's offices at 1 Franklin St. in downtown Hampton will reopen on Monday March 8, 2021 by appointment only. Please go online [hampt...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Homeowners are reminded that tax relief may be available for elderly or disabled

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Feb. 23, 2021 - Hampton homeowners are reminded that the city's commissioner of revenue administers a program that could provide tax relief for the elderly or disabled. Those 65 and older, or those who are permanently and totally disabled, may be...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Become a VDH community ambassador and share covid news with family, friends

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Feb. 11, 2021 - Become a 2021 community ambassador for the Virginia Department of Health by sharing pandemic updates from top experts with your family and friends. By reaching out to your friends and family, sharing content on social media, forwarding new...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: February 9, 2021

Mayor, others attend groundbreaking for new Mary Jackson neighborhood center

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Feb. 9, 2021 - A small but enthusiastic group braved sometimes heavy rain Tuesday at the groundbreaking for the Mary Jackson Neighborhood Center in Olde Hampton. Jackson was a Black mathematician and engineer whose story was highlighted in the book and mo...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Hampton 5th-grader donates pet toys to Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

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Feb. 5, 2021 - Ten-year-old Connor Shepherd, a Hampton fifth-grader, spent time acquiring toys -- but not for himself. He recently obtained a large amount of donations for the dogs, cats, hamsters and more at the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter.

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Hampton ranks as one of the Top 15 most affordable beach towns

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Feb. 1, 2021 - Hampton has once again ranked as one of the most affordable beach towns in the country, according to SmartAsset.com. Hampton stands out as a value, especially in the mid-Atlantic region.

The 10 most affordable beach towns are all in Mississi...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Hot real estate market pushes Hampton home values up, assessor says

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Jan. 27, 2021 - The housing market in Hampton has heated up, according to figures presented to City Council on Wednesday.  Overall,  foreclosures have decreased dramatically, the average sales price of a home has increased, homes are spe...

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See neighborhood map of changes in values * Hampton City News
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Questions and answers about who is getting vaccinated for the coronavirus

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Jan. 27, 2021 - The Centers for Disease Control and the Virginia Department of Health have categorized and prioritized groups of people who are most crucial to treating people with COVID-19, and those whose jobs put them at the most risk of direct contact...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Hampton to honor 16 local heroes on Martin Luther King Day

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Jan. 14, 2020 - Hampton will hold a virtual ceremony on Monday to honor the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and 16 local people who have had an impact on Hampton through a commitment to peace, justice, and progress.

Mayor Donnie Tuck announced the names of...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Hampton city offices move to appointment-only for most transactions

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Jan. 12, 2020 - As COVID-19 rates continue to increase in Hampton and the region, Hampton city offices will require appointments for most residents and others who need to conduct business with the city as of Wednesday, Jan. 13. 

This will increase...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City continues regular schedule of disinfecting buildings to help stop spread of COVID-19

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Jan. 12, 2021 -  Hampton maintains a regular schedule for "fogging" or spraying city facilities with a disinfectant in order to reduce the possible spread of the coronavirus. The fogging includes wiping down most common areas and then s...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Huntington Ingalls completes first of two buildings in Hampton for unmanned systems

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Jan. 11, 2021 - Huntington Ingalls Industries announced Monday that it has completed the first phase of a new Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence in Hampton. The 22,000 square-foot facility is the first of two planned buildings. It will be used to assem...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Go online to find out when you will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine

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Jan. 11, 2021 - The Virginia Department of Health has developed a new, quick way for you to find out when you will be eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine, and how you can be notified when the vaccine is ready. Visit this website [hampton.us2.lis...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Mayor Tuck, HU president team up to get COVID-19 vaccination to show vaccine's safety

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Dec. 23, 2020 — Mayor Donnie Tuck and Dr. William Harvey, president of Hampton University, received the COVID-19 vaccine today at Sentara CarePlex Hospital in Hampton to demonstrate the safety of the vaccine.

The two leaders stepped forward to sh...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Funds available for help with some utility bills for people economically hurt by coronavirus

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Dec. 18, 2020 - Hampton Roads residents and businesses struggling with past-due water and wastewater bills because of COVID-19 are eligible for some relief. Funds are limited, so people are advised to submit applications quickly.

People with overdue direct...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

DMV Select closing Dec. 24 until further notice due to rise in COVID-19

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Dec. 16, 2020 — Because of a recent increase in COVID-19 cases in the region, the Hampton DMV Select will be closing until further notice after 4 p.m. Dec. 23. Appointments already scheduled through Dec. 23 will be kept, but no further appointments will b...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Community colleges collaborate to create regional workforce development program

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Dec. 15, 2020 - Hampton’s Thomas Nelson Community College has been a strong partner in workforce development and training on the Peninsula for years. Now, it’s joining with two other community colleges to create a larger regional effort.
Thomas Nelson, Cam...
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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Masks offer protection from COVID ... unless you wear them like this

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Dec. 11, 2020 - Wearing a mask - the right way - helps protect you and others from COVID, and it’s mandatory in public areas.  Help mask shirkers see the error of their ways.  Download, print and share. You know who we&apos...

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Downloadable Graphic: How NOT to wear your mask * Hampton City News
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Health Department plans drive-through COVID testing as virus spread continues

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Dec. 10, 2020 - As COVID numbers rise in the Hampton Roads area, the Hampton and Peninsula Health Districts will hold two large drive-through testing events.  Both are free, and testing is open to all. Both also offer quicker-than-usual results.

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: December 8, 2020

The rumor is confirmed: Amazon to build delivery center at site of old Kmart

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Dec. 8, 2020 - Amazon, the world’s largest internet-based retailer, has closed on the long-vacant Super Kmart property on Mercury Boulevard. Plans are to build a last mile delivery center that will add jobs and speed package delivery to customers.

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Hampton City Schools takes its libraries to students via the book bus

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Dec. 7, 2020 - Distance learning brings teachers and their lessons via the computer, but it doesn't let students visit their school libraries. So Hampton City Schools' librarians are taking books on the road. The next visit is Friday, Dec. 11.

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Water line replacement for Fort Monroe will also boost capacity in Phoebus

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Dec. 3, 2020 - The Fort Monroe Authority is planning to replace the 1940s-era water line to Fort Monroe. The line serves the former base exclusively but runs through other parts of Hampton.

This project will replace approximately 6,000 feet of existing 14-...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: December 3, 2020

Hampton fights flooding with Virginia’s first environmental impact bond

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Dec. 3, 2020 - Hampton has become the third municipality in the country to use an innovative form of financing to fund three major projects aimed at reducing flooding and pollution.

The city closed on Virginia’s first Environmental Impact Bond yesterday, a...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Mayor's State of the City focuses on pandemic challenges as well as successes this year

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Nov. 19, 2020 - Hampton Mayor Donnie Tuck gave this year’s State of the City address virtually in a presentation by the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. There was a more somber but still optimistic tone, with the theme “One for ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

UPDATE: Virtual open house about plans for sewer pump upgrade in Phoebus

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Nov 18, 2020 - The Hampton Roads Sanitation District is planning upgrades for Phoebus, including a new pump station.  The customary "open house" to acquaint residents of the area with the project will be held virtually this year due to ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Hampton Roads localities urge residents to do their part to stop the spread of COVID

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Oct. 5, 2020 - Hampton Roads’ localities together created a message for residents:  "It's in Our Hands," to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Hampton Roads.

The public service campaign reminds residents that if they do th...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

State group honors Hampton for communications during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Oct. 2, 2020 - A state organization for local governments has named Hampton a 2020 "Local Champion" in the area of communications during the COVID-19 crisis. The award will be presented to Mayor Donnie Tuck, City Manager Mary Bunting, and the ci...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Majority of Hampton homeowners will find their homes increased in value this year

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Jan. 23, 2020 - For homeowners who saw their value dip after the housing bubble burst, City Assessor Gary James has some good news: The vast majority of Hampton homeowners  – 89% – will find their homes increased in value this...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Hampton-based Registrar Corp. continues to grow; expands headquarters

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Aug. 29, 2019 - Hampton-based Registrar Corp. marked a company expansion with a ribbon-cutting on Wednesday, Aug. 28. The company is a leading provider of U.S. Food and Drug Administration compliance services to FDA-regulated facilities worldwide.

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

St. George Brewery's Golden Ale wins U.S. Beer Tasting Championship

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Aug. 27, 2019 - The St. George Brewery's Golden Ale was named Grand Chamption best golden ale or Kolsh in the United States Beer Tasting Championship for the second year in a row.

The brewery's Doppelbock was ranked best in the Southeast region as well.&am...

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Brewery's website * Hampton City News

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Hampton 5th-grader donates pet toys to Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

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Feb. 5, 2021 - Ten-year-old Connor Shepherd, a Hampton fifth-grader, spent time acquiring toys -- but not for himself. He recently obtained a large amount of donations for the dogs, cats, hamsters and more at the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter.

Connor an...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

City manager's recommended budget for FY 2020 is now available online

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April 15, 2019 - The city manager's recommended budget for 2019-2020 is now available online. The proposed budget would fully fund the city schools’ budget, add police personnel, boost flood mitigation projects, increase workforce development an...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Proposed budget boosts schools, police, flood mitigation, economic development

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April 10, 2019 – City Manager Mary Bunting unveiled highlights of a proposed budget for next year that would fully fund the city schools’ budget, add police personnel, boost flood mitigation projects, increase workforce development, provide for 3 percent ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

War Memorial Stadium tour canceled due to inclement weather

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Today's 9 am City Council War Memorial Stadium tour has been canceled due to inclement weather and will be rescheduled at a later date. Council work session will still be held in council chambers at 1:00 p.m. today. For more information, please v...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

City Council allows off-track betting facility and approves several zoning changes

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Jan. 9, 2019 – Hampton’s City Council on Wednesday endorsed a permit for an indoor off-track betting horse racing facility in the Power Plant shopping center, as well as several zoning changes for small live entertainment venues and the Phoebus district.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Clean City Things to Know and Do

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Clean City Things to Know and Do! Meet HCCC, Everything You Wanted to Know About Gardens but Were Afraid to Ask, Balloon Pollution, Eco-Tours & More, But What About Those Butts?! #DoBeautifulThings

 

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

Clean City Things to Know and Do

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Clean City Things to Know and Do! Meet HCCC, Community Cleanups, Tour de Recycling, Environmental Youth Award, Garden Planning, Eco-Challenge

 

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MEET HCCC BOARD MEMBERS & STAFF 

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Keep Hampton Green Trees Planted at Bluebird Gap Farm and Armistead Pointe!

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Thanks to the Hampton Clean City Commission's Keep Hampton Green Fund, 108 native trees and shrubs were planted at Bluebird Gap Farm and Armistead Pointe on October 24 and November 7 by a total of 65 volunteers. 

On October 24, 38 volunteers of al...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Recycle Your Plastic Bags and Other Film Plastics

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Plastic bags and plastic wraps of different kinds ARE recyclable, but they’re not recyclable in your household recycling container. They have to be taken to drop-off sites, most of which are retail locations that you might already be visiting.

Why can’t th...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Hampton's DMV Select office in Ruppert Sargent building is reopening by appointment only

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March 3, 2021 - The Hampton DMV Select located in the lobby of the Commissioner of the Revenue and Treasurer's offices at 1 Franklin St. in downtown Hampton will reopen on Monday March 8, 2021 by appointment only. Please go online [hampt...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Book an appointment online for permits and zoning

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Feb. 3, 2021 - Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, effective January 13, 2021 the City of Hampton has moved to an appointment-only scheduling system to access City Hall. You can now schedule a convenient appointment online by visiting https://go.o...

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Hampton fights flooding with Virginia’s first environmental impact bond

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Dec. 3, 2020 - Hampton has become the third municipality in the country to use an innovative form of financing to fund three major projects aimed at reducing flooding and pollution.

The city closed on Virginia’s first Environmental Impact Bond yesterday, a...

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Community Development
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Hampton, Bay Foundation announce partnership for projects

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Dec. 19, 2018 - Hampton could be the first in Virginia to take on pioneering projects that reduce flooding and prevent pollution using environmental impact bonds, a funding tool leveraged through the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Quantified Ventures.

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

757 Angels investor group remains one of the top 10 investors in startups

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Feb. 26, 2021 - A Hampton Roads' group founded to invest in emerging companies -- 757 Angels -- was named one of the Top 10 such groups in the country by the Angel Capital Association’s Angel Funders Report.

This is the second year that the group has reach...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Series of workshops planned for home-based businesses

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Feb. 25, 2021 - Advice and ideas targeted to home-based businesses will be offered in a series of monthly free workshops. The first workshop focuses on "Preparing your Home-based Business for the Post Pandemic World," with speaker Marc Wilson fr...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Free, 2-day webinar will help businesses learn about procurement opportunities

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Feb. 23, 2021 - Register now for a free, two-day procurement webinar sponsored by the cities of Hampton and Norfolk on Wednesday and Thursday, March 16 and 17, from 9 a.m.-noon. "Bridge The Connection" will highlight business opportunities in bo...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Huntington Ingalls completes first of two buildings in Hampton for unmanned systems

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Jan. 11, 2021 - Huntington Ingalls Industries announced Monday that it has completed the first phase of a new Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence in Hampton. The 22,000 square-foot facility is the first of two planned buildings. It will be used to assem...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Huntington Ingalls Industries expands unmanned systems with new acquisition

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Jan. 6, 2021 - Huntington Ingalls Industries has acquired the autonomy business of Spatial Integrated Systems Inc. The acquisition further expands HII’s "unmanned systems capabilities with a highly skilled team and proven unmanned surface vessel (USV...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 15, 2020

Community colleges collaborate to create regional workforce development program

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Dec. 15, 2020 - Hampton’s Thomas Nelson Community College has been a strong partner in workforce development and training on the Peninsula for years. Now, it’s joining with two other community colleges to create a larger regional effort.
Thomas Nelson, Cam...
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Posted on: December 8, 2020

The rumor is confirmed: Amazon to build delivery center at site of old Kmart

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Dec. 8, 2020 - Amazon, the world’s largest internet-based retailer, has closed on the long-vacant Super Kmart property on Mercury Boulevard. Plans are to build a last mile delivery center that will add jobs and speed package delivery to customers.

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Colorful yearbook highlighting Fire & Rescue history is first in more than 20 years

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Oct. 12, 2020 - For the first time in more than 20 years, Hampton’s Division of Fire and Rescue has produced a colorful yearbook documenting the division’s rich history, which dates back to 1884.

The yearbook includes a list of career a...

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Posted on: April 4, 2016

Fire & Rescue gets top services rating

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April 4, 2016 - The Division of Fire & Rescue would like to proudly announce that our new Insurance Services Office "class 1" rating is in effect as of April 1. The Division thanks our members, city officials, and others who helped reach thi...Read on...

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Posted on: February 14, 2021

Poisoned Dwarf Virtual St. Patrick's Day Concert - Wednesday, March 17, 7 pm

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Let this virtual concert be the soundtrack for your St. Patrick's Day celebration!

Poisoned Dwarf is a Celtic music group that plays virtuosic, innovative and passionate renditions of traditional Irish and Scottish music on acoustic instruments. F...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Hampton History Museum and Air Power Park Building Available by Appointment Only

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Hampton, VA—As COVID-19 rates continue to increase in Hampton and the region, Hampton city offices and buildings will begin to require appointments for residents and others who need to conduct business with the city as of Wednesday, Jan. 13. The Hampton H...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

City gets $707,000 grant for Air Power Park

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Sept. 30, 2020 - Hampton has received a $707,008 grant from the federal government that will be used for improvements needed at Air Power Park on Mercury Boulevard.

According to the application for the Defense Community Infrastructure Pilot Program: "...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

"Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the Water," on view now!

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This artifact-rich exhibition explores Hampton's integral ties to, and love of, the water that surrounds the city, its seafood and maritime heritage, and passion for sailing as embodied in the locally developed Hampton One-Design sailboat, and the competi...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

The Americana Lovebirds Virtual Concert - Wednesday, February 17, 7 pm

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Virtual Front Porch Music SeriesThe Americana Lovebirds Virtual ConcertHampton History Museum Facebook Live – Wednesday, February 17, 7 pmValentine’s Day will be over, but you’ll still feel the love with this duo! The Lovebirds are Amy Celeste Young-Beard...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

Hampton Sheriff B.J. Roberts dies Dec. 26; was state's longest-serving sheriff

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Dec. 28, 2020 - The Hampton Sheriff’s Office announced that longtime Hampton Sheriff B.J. Roberts died peacefully at his home on Dec. 26, after celebrating Christmas Day with his family.

The Sheriff's Office released a statement mourning...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Mindful Parenting sessions offered online through March

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Feb. 18, 2021 — Parents interested in learning childcare strategies can register for multiple Mindful Parenting webinars through March. Anyone who lives or works in Hampton is eligible. 

The sessions, provided through the city's Healthy Families D...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Overdrive audiobook service is available through Hampton libraries

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Dec. 7, 2020 — Hampton Public Library patrons have access to audiobooks online again, now offered through Overdrive, which also offers its full catalog of ebooks.

Users can choose from thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks, from classics t...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Hampton Bunny Basket Drop delivering treats for children; register now

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The Hampton bunny will be hopping around town on Saturday, April 3, delivering beautiful baskets full of fun treats for children ages 1 through 11. Buy a basket for $15, and the bunny will stop at your house.

A limited number of baskets are available, so d...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

Groundbreaking for Mary Jackson neighborhood center postponed until Tuesday

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Feb. 4, 2021 - Because of the weather forecast, a special groundbreaking ceremony for the Mary Jackson Neighborhood Center has been postponed until Tuesday, Feb. 9, at 11 a.m. It had been scheduled for Friday, Feb. 5. 

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Modifications to Police Services

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As of January 13, 2020, the below COVID-19 changes are in effect:

  • Police Headquarters located at 40 Lincoln Street is CLOSED to the public. Citizens are encouraged to handle police-related business by telephone or by appointment only
  • Filing Polic...
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Posted on: January 12, 2021

City continues regular schedule of disinfecting buildings to help stop spread of COVID-19

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Jan. 12, 2021 -  Hampton maintains a regular schedule for "fogging" or spraying city facilities with a disinfectant in order to reduce the possible spread of the coronavirus. The fogging includes wiping down most common areas and then s...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Drainage project under way to relieve flooding in Merrimac Shores neighborhood

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July 27, 2016 - Work continues on a new Public Works drainage project in the Merrimac Shores neighborhood. The project is designed to divert stormwater under the roadway instead of across it, helping to reduce flooding that frequently blocks Catesby Jones...Read on...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Hampton's DMV Select office is reopening by appointment only

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March 3, 2021 - The Hampton DMV Select located in the lobby of the Commissioner of the Revenue and Treasurer's offices at 1 Franklin St. in downtown Hampton will reopen on Monday March 8, 2021 by appointment only. Please go online [hampt...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Hampton residents can now pay taxes by phone, go online or put payments in the mail

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To pay taxes online, go to https://hampton.virginiainteractive.org/Account/Login.

To drop off payments, there is a green box outside the Ruppert Sargent building at the corner of Franklin Street and Queens Way

To mail payments, send to Hampton Treasurer, PO...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Learn more about grants, mini-grants that can be used to help Hampton youth

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Dec. 1, 2020 - Hampton has released a request for proposals for the FY 2021-2022 Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grant Program. The program is designed to reduce youth-based violence in the community. The request for proposals - available online -...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

City Manager's Message Feb. 23: Dates for 2nd covid-19 vaccine doses

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Feb. 23, 2021 — The city manager gives employees some updates on the second dose of the covid-19 vaccines. Those employees whose second doses are due this week can receive them on either Thursday, Feb. 25, or Friday, Feb. 26.

Read the city manage...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

City Manager's Message Feb. 19, 2021: Update on 2nd covid vaccine doses

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Feb. 19, 2021 — The city manager gives employees some updates on our covid vaccination efforts and how the second vaccine doses are being scheduled.

Read the city manager's full message.

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

City goes online to recognize employees who have reached service milestones

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Feb. 18, 2021 - The City of Hampton went online Thursday to recognize dozens of city employees who have reached milestones of 20, 30 and even 45 years of service to the community.

Employees normally gather each year for a special 1610 luncheon, named for t...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

New online tool helps employees, retirees make appointments with Finance

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Feb. 16, 2021 — Employees and retirees can now use an online tool to make appointments to talk with someone in the Finance Department regarding payroll, retirement and other needs. 

Appointments can be made based on categories: ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

City Manager's Message Feb. 10, 2021: Wage increases

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Feb. 10, 2021 —  I am pleased to report that City Council has approved salary increases for employees.

Read the city manager's full message.

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

City Manager's Message Feb. 1, 2021: Diversity training

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Feb. 1, 2021 — Although COVID-19 and the ongoing vaccination efforts are a major focus for many of us these days, City Manager Mary Bunting writes to employees about another major priority and emphasis — the city's work regard...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

City Manager's Message Jan. 25: COVID-19 Vaccines

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Jan. 25, 2021 - Hampton City Manager Mary Bunting announced Monday that "through a partnership with Sentara Health System and our local health district - Hampton was selected to begin an employer-based vaccination clinic." Read the city manager'...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

City manager's latest message about protecting workforce and residents during pandemic

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Jan. 12, 2021 - Hampton City Manager Mary Bunting Tuesday announced "another step we will take to both protect our workforce and our residents who interact with us. As of Wednesday, January 13th, we will require appointments for residents an...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

City Manager's Message Jan. 6: COVID-19 update and safety measures

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Jan. 6, 2021 — In her latest message to employees, City Manager Mary Bunting gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read the city manager's full message.

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Healthy Families Management celebrate staff at drive-thru end-of-year celebration

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Dec. 18, 2020 — The Healthy Families Management team celebrated their staff and the end of the year in a drive-thru celebration. 

The celebration was complete with balloons and giveaways to show their appreciation.

Happy holidays!

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

City Manager's Message Dec. 10: Council approves bonus for employees

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Dec. 10, 2020 — In her latest message to employees, City Manager Mary Bunting informs employees of the bonus approved by City Council.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

City manager's message: COVID Reminders & Thanksgiving Wishes

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During this season of thanks, I would like to express my sincere gratitude for all you have done during this challenging year to maintain the delivery of services to Hampton residents.  While we have all grown weary of COVID-related safety measur...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

City manager answers questions about FY20 recommended budget

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April 23, 2019 — Since I announced the compensation proposals as part of the FY20 manager’s recommended budget last week, multiple people have asked some of the same questions about them. I am writing to provide those answers ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

City manager gives preview of FY20 recommended budget to Council

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April 10, 2019 — Earlier today, I shared a preview of the FY 2020 Manager's Recommended Budget with City Council. The full budget will be released on Monday, April 15, and will be available on the Hampton website. As in years past, I would like ...

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Posted on: April 5, 2016

Customer Delight program rewards employees providing great service

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April 5, 2016 - Have you seen a co-worker do a great job? Do you know someone in the city who goes out of their way – every day - to make customers happy? Don’t keep it to yourself. Say something about it and help us recognize the great work of city emplo...Read on...

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