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    Danville competing to win preservation grant

    (Posted Monday, Sept. 24) Danville has been selected as one of 20 participants in the National 2018 Partners in Preservation campaign. Visit VoteYourMainStreet.org to secure funding to help preserve properties at 206-208 North Union St. News release from River District Association
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    Coworking space opens in the River District

    (Posted Monday, Sept. 24) Danville is following the shift away from traditional office space to coworking space with the opening of River City Coworking. The site at 101 South Ridge St. offers different levels of member access. Read on...
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    Storms lead to flash flooding, power outages

    (Posted Sunday, Sept. 23) A band of thunderstorms producing heavy rain pushed across Danville and the surrounding area late Saturday evening and early Sunday morning. These storms resulted in flash flooding in several areas of the city. Read on...
  4. Road work sign

    Riverside Drive rebuild coming to a close

    (Posted Thursday, Sept. 20) Final paving is set to begin Friday on the two reconstructed eastbound lanes of Riverside Drive from the bridge over Sandy Creek to Audubon Drive. In addition, the third eastbound lane will be repaved. Read on...
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    Danville Utilities warns of bill payment scam

    (Posted Thursday, Sept. 20) Danville Utilities is warning its customers about a payment scam involving a threat to disconnect service if payment of their utility bill is not made immediately. Households are the target. Read on...
  6. Riverwalk Trail - Virginia Treasure section

    Riverwalk Trail reopens as floodwater recedes

    (Posted Wednesday, Sept. 19) The Riverwalk Trail has reopened and signage placed along it to warn of the hazards from the mud and sections still with water on them. Anglers Park and Dan Daniel Memorial Park will reopen at 7.a.m. Thursday. Read on...
  7. Photo of Kyocera SGS Tech Hub exterior

    KYOCERA holds grand opening for new facility

    (Posted Tuesday, Sept. 18) KYOCERA SGS corporate leaders joined with state and local officials today for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to inaugurate its newly constructed manufacturing and research hub located on Slayton Ave. in the Cyber Park. Read on...
  8. Graphic - Turn around, don&#39t drown

    National Weather Service lowers flood projections

    (Posted Monday, Sept. 17) UPDATE: The National Weather Service this afternoon has significantly lowered its river flood projections for the Dan River at all points, including Danville. For Danville, moderate flooding is now expected. Read on...
  9. Map - Southern Virginia Mega Site at Berry Hill in Pittsylvania County

    RIFA enters into option for industrial park lot

    (Posted Friday, Sept. 14) The Regional Industrial Facility Authority today approved and entered into an option with INDEVPROP LLC for approximately 149 acres located within the northern confines of the Southern Virginia Mega Site. Read on...
  10. Riverwalk Trail - Virginia Treasure section

    Florence to lead to closing of Riverwalk Trail

    (Posted Wednesday, Sept. 12) Parks and Recreation will close the Riverwalk Trail on Friday morning in preparation for Hurricane Florence. While the forecast for Danville has improved, flooding along the Dan River is still expected. Read on...
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    Crews to start next cast iron replacement phase

    (Posted Wednesday, Sept. 5) Danville Utilities will begin on Thursday, Sept. 6, replacing cast iron water and gas mains on Loyal, Wilson and Newton Streets and on side streets between Court Street and Jefferson Avenue and Jefferson Street. Read on...
  12. Map of Southern Virginia Mega Site at Berry Hill

    State certifies mega site as ‘infrastructure ready’

    (Posted Friday, Aug. 31) Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball joined with state and local leaders today at the Southern Virginia Mega Site at Berry Hill to announce the industrial park is now certified as “infrastructure ready.” Read on...
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    Firefighters deliver school supplies for students

    (Posted Friday, Aug. 31) The Fire Department this summer raised more than $3,000 to purchase school supplies for students of Danville Public Schools. Today, firefighters delivered those supplies to the school system. Read on...
  14. Reimagine That logo

    Special projects fund created for River District

    (Posted Thursday, Aug. 30) The Danville Office of Economic Development today announced the creation of a new financing tool to spur redevelopment of high-impact, historic properties located within the River District. Read on...
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    Danville Utilities to host electric car ride & drive

    (Posted Wednesday, Aug. 29) Danville Utilities will hold an electric vehicle ride and drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Community Market. Area residents can test drive vehicles and learn more about the technology. Read on...
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    City government offices closed on Labor Day

    (Posted on Tuesday, Aug. 28) The Municipal Building and all other city administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3, for the Labor Day holiday. The courthouse and the library will be closed. Danville Transit will not operate. Read on...
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    Danville Utilities receives peak power alert

    (Posted Monday, Aug. 27) Danville Utilities has received a peak power alert and requests electric customers to conserve power today from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Help us beat the peak! Read on...
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  1. GIS New Webpage

    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 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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    Play Danville Park Finder
    Find all of Danville’s parks, playgrounds, baseball/soccer fields, disc golf courses, trails, and more! Use the measure tool to plan a nice 2 mile walk along the trails, use the drawing tools to show your friends where to meet up! Bookmark your favorite places, and use the Base Map Gallery to view the map in new and different ways...go out and play, Danville!

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