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    City Council will meet in business, work sessions

    (Posted Thursday, Feb. 14) City Council will meet Tuesday, Feb. 19, in a business session and a work session. The business session begins at 7 p.m., followed by the work session. River City TV airs live the business session. Read on...
  2. Exterior photo of James F. Ingram Justice Center (courthouse)

    Courthouse to close for Presidents Day

    (Posted Thursday, Feb. 14) The James F. Ingram Justice Center (Danville courthouse) will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18, for the Presidents Day holiday. The Municipal Building and all other City of Danville administrative offices will be open.
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    Danville Transit debuts Black history bus wrap

    (Posted Wednesday, Feb. 13) In observance of Black History Month, the Danville Transit System has placed in service a bus wrap that celebrates Black history over a 150-year period. Images of 12 different African Americans are displayed. Read on...
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    Cabin Fever Music Series resumes Saturday

    (Posted Tuesday, Feb. 5) The Cabin Fever Music Series resumes Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Community Market. Matt Boswell and The HBB will bring a mix of bluegrass and country music to the stage. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 at the door. Read on...
  5. Storm cleanup image

    Damage report deadline nears for organizations

    (Posted Friday, Feb. 1) The Small Business Administration reminds eligible private non-profit organizations in Virginia of the Feb. 19 deadline to submit disaster loan applications for physical damages caused by Tropical Storm Michael. Read on...
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    Police chief announces promotion of 10 officers

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 31) Police Chief Scott Booth today promoted 10 officers to the ranks of captain, lieutenant, sergeant and corporal in a ceremony held in the City Council chambers of the Municipal Building. Read on...
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    Property survey set for DCC area on Saturday

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 31) The Danville Neighborhood Development Corporation on Saturday, Feb. 2, will survey property in the Danville Community College neighborhood. The survey will be used to develop a revitalization plan for the area. Read on...
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    City posts agendas for next City Council meeting

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 31) City Council will meet Tuesday, Feb. 5, in a business session and a work session. The business session begins at 7 p.m., followed by the work session. River City TV airs live the business session. Read on...
  9. Rendering of Center for Manufacturing Advancement

    New center to assist advanced manufacturers

    (Posted Monday, Jan. 28) The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research today announced plans to build a 51,250-square-foot Center for Manufacturing Advancement to assist advanced manufacturers to establish or expand their presence here. Read on...
  10. Community Market exterior photo

    Flu shots to be offered at Community Market

    (Posted Monday, Jan. 28) The Pittsylvania-Danville Health District will offer free seasonal flu vaccine on Saturday, Feb. 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Community Market on Craghead Street. A limited supply will be available at this event. Read on...
  11. Fire Department logo

    Fire Department’s call volume sets record

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 24) The Fire Department responded last year to a record 8,411 calls. The increase was due in part to Tropical Storm Michael in October. The record call volume in 2018 was a 3.87 percent increase over 2017. Read on...
  12. Exterior photo of The Center for Housing Education on Franklin Street

    City homeowners can apply for dehumidifiers

    (Posted Wednesday, Jan. 23) Danville homeowners who still need to rid their house from moisture following Tropical Storm Michael can apply for a free dehumidifier from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at The Center for Housing Education. Read on...
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    City schedules meetings on regional bus service

    (Posted Tuesday, Jan. 22) Danville Transit will hold two public meetings about regional bus service for Pittsylvania and Halifax counties. The meetings will be held at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 28, at Ballou Recreation Center. Read on...
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    City Council will meet with School Board

    (Posted Monday, Jan. 21) City Council will meet with the School Board in a special joint work session this week. The joint meeting will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 23, beginning at 6 p.m. at Galileo Magnet School on Ridge Street.
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    New GIS Homepage


    As part of our commitment to providing the best possible spatial maps, apps, and information, the Information Technology's GIS Division is proud to present a new homepage! All of our mapping applications are available here in a brand new tile-based format. As part of this new rollout, we will be phasing out the existing 'Maps' page with greater functionality on the new site. We hope you will enjoy the City’s latest interactive mapping experience!

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    Danville Roots Story Map


    Dig into Danville’s roots by exploring historic events that have occurred over the past two and a quarter centuries. Visit the Danville Roots story map and journey through five sections that include the historic figures, places and events that make our town unique.

    Explore Our Roots!
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    Danville Utilities Website

    Danville Utilities has a new website for customers! You can create an account to view your usage, make account changes, pay your bill, and report an outage. The new design also has  resources for our customers on ways to conserve, save, and stay safe. Information is also available on the new resources available at the Danville Public Library: Kill-A-Watt Energy Monitors and thermal cameras!


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