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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Leaf Collection Ends February 16, 2024

Pile of leaves

Loose leaf collection ENDS February 16, 2024, for all Wards.

City crews will vacuum leaves as promptly as possible through Friday, February 16. There is no charge for this service, and no phone call is necessary. Citizens are asked to rake leaves curbside ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Holiday Closings for Presidents Day

Happy Presidents Day

LYNCHBURG MUNICIPAL OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2024.

TRASH WILL BE COLLECTED FOLLOWING THE NORMAL SCHEDULE.

The Concord Turnpike Convenience Center is open Tuesday – Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For more info call C...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Greenway Park Daffodil Project

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The City of Lynchburg’s Public Works Department has a team of dedicated professionals who ensure areas around the city are accessible, neat in appearance, and appealing to the public’s eye. A recent project along the Lynchburg Expressway is just one of th...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Lynchburg Public Library's New Mobile App

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The Lynchburg Public Library has a new app! Now you can bring the library anywhere. This app gives you access to resources and your account information all in one place.  Some features include:

  • A digital library card
  • Access to digital borr...
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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Water Resources News

Hurdle Hill Main Break

Cold temperatures bring new challenges when it comes to delivering an uninterrupted supply of quality drinking water to the community and protecting our streams and the James River from stormwater pollution. One challenge is an increase in water main brea...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Updates from the Office of Economic Development & Tourism

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New Businesses in LYH In the past year, LYH experienced significant business growth, with the emergence of new restaurants, activities, and retail shops. Join us for a roundup of the noteworthy new ventures in LYH that are making waves. READ MORE...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Lynchburg Public Library and Lynchburg Museum System Present Special Black History Month Exhibit

Black historical figures of Lynchburg

The Lynchburg Public Library and the Lynchburg Museum System have partnered for a specially curated Black History Month exhibit that will be on display at the Main Library, 2315 Memorial Avenue, that began Monday, February 5 highlighting Lynchburg’s Black...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

City of Lynchburg Rebrand Launched!

City of Lynchburg's New Logo

After meticulous planning and creative collaboration, we are proud to introduce our refreshed logo, a symbol that embodies our values, innovation, and commitment to excellence.

After meticulous planning and creative collaboration, we proudly introduce our refreshed logo, a symbol that embodies our values, innovation, and commitment to excellence. The new design reflects our dynamic spirit and forward-thinking approach, capturing...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Framatome to Invest $49.4 Million in LYH Facility, Creating 515 New Jobs

Framatome Headquarters on Old Forest Road

International nuclear energy leader, Framatome, expands facilities and creates 515 new jobs in the City of Lynchburg...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Academy Center of the Arts Celebrates 5 Years Since Opening Doors to the Public

The Academy Center for the Arts

With a focus on intentional programming and education, the Academy has broadened its audience, making itself accessible to all and serving as the premier arts & cultural venue in LYH.

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

10 Ways to Get Involved in LYH

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If you have new employees, neighbors, or friends who just moved to LYH and are looking for more information on how to get involved in the community, our new website LYHLovesYou.com is geared toward relocation information.

If you have new employees, neighbors, or friends who just moved to LYH and are looking for more information on how to get involved in the community, our new website LYHLovesYou.com is geared toward relocation information. Read our recent blog with recomme...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Parks & Recreation’s Upcoming Events

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Check out upcoming events with something for the whole family.

The Miller Song Circle

Tuesday | February 6 | 6:00PM-7:30PM | Miller CenterFREE

Couples Night Out: Amour Cuisine

Wednesday | February 14 | 6:00PM-8:30PM | Miller Center$80 R / $95 NR per couple

Daddy Daughter Dance

Saturday | February 10 | 6:00PM-8:00PM | City...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Holiday Closings for Martin Luther King, Jr Day

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Read about holiday closings and municipal services on MLK, Jr. Day.

Lynchburg municipal offices will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2024

The Concord Turnpike Convenience Center is open Tuesday – Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For more info call Citizens First Info Center at 856-CITY (2489).

Trash will be collected followi...

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