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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

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The Waynesboro Fire Department reminds you to change your smoke alarm batteries when you change your clocks on November 7.  Smoke alarms are a key part of a home fire escape plan.  When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast.  Work...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Natural Gas Prices Expected to Be Higher This Winter

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As we head into the winter heating season, consumers should be aware of various factors at play that will impact natural gas prices and potentially make their home energy bills go up this season.

Who is impacted by the natural gas price increase?

  • Price incr...
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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Meeting Date Change

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The Waynesboro Historic Preservation Commission will meet on Tuesday, November 9th, 2021, at 6 p.m.  The regularly scheduled meeting of the Waynesboro Historic Preservation Commission on Tuesday, November 16th, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. has been changed...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

City of Waynesboro Rules for Trick-or-Treating

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Rules for trick-or-treating are as follows:

-Trick-or-treaters are restricted to 12 years old and under, in a costume and accompanied by a parent, guardian or adult 21 years of age or older.

-Trick-or-treating will conclude at 8 p.m.

-Residents wishing not t...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Flushing Notice

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As part of its corrosion control program, the City of Waynesboro will begin flushing water lines in the distribution system on October 26th, 27th, and 28th.  All customers on the city water system should be aware that their water could be "d...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Press Release Announcing a Proposed Property Tax Increase

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The City of Waynesboro today announces its intention to increase the 2021 property taxes it will levy this year by 0.83 percent over the rollback millage rate.  

Each year, the board of tax assessors is required to review the assessed value for pr...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

HEAT Campaign Currently Underway

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You can help neighbors in need stay warm this winter!  The City of Waynesboro partners annually with the Heating Assistance Energy Team (HEAT), Inc. to help provide energy assistance to our state's most vulnerable citizens.  Lau...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Monthly Fire Safety Tips: Halloween

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Halloween is a fun, and spooky, time of year for kids.  Make trick-or-treating safe for everyone with a few easy safety tips:

-When choosing a costume, stay away from long, trailing fabric.  If your child is wearing a mask, make sure the ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Full Slate of Fall Events Scheduled for October

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If you are looking for fall events that promise fun for the whole family, you can find lots to do right here in Waynesboro!  Here are a few event highlights:

  • The annual Exchange Club Fair is scheduled for October 12-16 and promises lots of live en...
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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Waynesboro-Burke Concert Series Returns November 19

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The Waynesboro-Burke Concert Series will kick-off its 42nd Season on Friday, November 19, with I Am King:  Michael Jackson.  Other performances include the following:

Jazz Vocalist Karla Harris:  Saturday, January 15, 2022

Robbie ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Fall is for Tree Planting

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While spring is usually the first season that comes to mind when people think of tree planting, fall is also a great time of year to successfully get trees in the ground.  Mild temperatures mean less stress on seedlings and less watering for you....

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Rebate Rally Currently Underway

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Now's your chance - the Rebate Rally is currently underway!  The City of Waynesboro wants you to round up your old appliances in exchange for new natural gas appliances.  The Rebate Rally is a special natural gas appliance event...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

City of Waynesboro List of Qualified Candidates for the November 2, 2021 General/Special Election

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City of Waynesboro 

List of Qualified Candidates for the November 2, 2021 General/Special Election

City Council Ward 1 Post 4

Richard H. Byne (Incumbent)

City Council Ward 2 Post 5

Herman Brown

Maurice McBride

City Council Ward 3 Post 6

Willie Roy Willia...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Call Before You Dig This Fall

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Did you know?  You must contact 811 if you plan to...

-Plant a Tree

-Install a Fence

-Put in a retainer wall

-Anchor a swing set

-Remove tree stumps or roots

-Dig a hole for a mailbox

-Drive in landscaping stakes

Safe digging is everyone's responsibility...

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