1. news
    Stay up to date with the latest news.
  1. 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...
  2. Danville Transit buses

    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...
  3. Traffic alert sign

    Northbound traffic flows again on U.S. 29 Bypass

    (Posted Tuesday, Jan. 22) The Virginia Department of Transportation has opened the crossovers for northbound travel on the Danville Expressway/U.S. 29 Bypass near Barkers Branch. These crossovers restore northbound travel to through traffic. Read on...
  4. Exterior photo of Galileo_Magnet_High_School,_Danville

    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.
  5. Police car with Community and Youth Engagement logo

    Police Department holds 12th community walk

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 17) Danville Police officers walked door-to-door Thursday evening in the Windsor Heights neighborhood to reach out to residents. The community engagement walk was the 12th in a series held across the city. Read on...
  6. Exterior photo of Municipal Building

    Offices will be closed on Martin Luther King Day

    (Posted Tuesday, Jan. 15) The Municipal Building and all other City of Danville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The public library will be closed. Danville Transit will not operate. Read on...
  7. Community holiday light show logo

    Holiday Light Show raises $8,907 for community

    (Posted Friday, Jan. 11) An estimated 10,500 people visited Ballou Park last month for the Community Holiday Light Show and nearly $9,000 was given back to the community, making it one of the best seasons in the event’s five-year history. Read on...
  8. Photo of Council Chambers

    City Council will meet in business, work sessions

    (Posted Friday, Jan. 11) City Council will meet Tuesday, Jan. 15, 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. Reimagine That logo

    Hospitality project creates buzz in River District

    (Posted Tuesday, Jan. 8) A Roanoke developer today announced plans to redevelop the former Knights of Pythias (119-121 South Union St.) and Register & Bee buildings (123 South Union St.) into a luxury hospitality concept. Read on...
  10. Exterior photo of White Mill

    IDA approves option on White Mill property

    (Posted Tuesday, Jan. 8) The Industrial Development Authority today approved an agreement that gives The Alexander Company an option to purchase contract involving the White Mill property at 424 Memorial Drive. Read on...
  11. Community Market exterior photo

    Flu shots to be offered at Community Market

    (Posted Monday, Jan. 7) The Pittsylvania-Danville Health District will offer free seasonal flu vaccine on Saturday, Jan. 12, 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...
  12. Police Department logo

    Public input sought on police performance

    (Posted Monday, Jan. 7) Community members can weigh in on the Police Department's performance in a public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 9. The meeting will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at the Municipal Building. Read on...
  13. Road work sign

    City asks drivers to report pothole locations

    (Posted Friday, Jan. 4) The Public Works Department is asking drivers to report the locations of potholes on city streets by calling the department’s administrative office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The number is 799-5245. Read on...
  14. Exterior photo of Municipal Building

    City Council approves casino resort resolution

    (Posted Friday, Jan. 4) City Council last night voted unanimously to adopt a resolution in support of legislation in the upcoming General Assembly session that would enable and require a local referendum on construction of a casino resort. Read on...
  15. Farmers&#39 Market logo

    Winter Farmers’ Market will open Saturday

    (Posted Thursday, Jan. 3) The Farmers’ Market reopens for the winter beginning Saturday, Jan. 5. Located in the Community Market building at 629 Craghead St., the market will be open each Saturday through March from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read on...
  16. Cabin Fever Music Series logo

    Cabin Fever Music Series resumes Friday

    (Posted Wednesday, Jan. 2) The Cabin Fever Music Series resumes Friday, Jan. 4, at the Community Market. The band Liquid Pleasures will perform a mix of Top 40, Rock, Disco and Motown. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 at the door. Read on...
  17. Riverwalk Trail - Virginia Treasure section

    Public input sought for Riverwalk Trail plan

    (Posted Wednesday, Jan. 2) Parks and Recreation officials encourage citizens to visit the Pepsi Building on Craghead Street from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 4, to discuss proposed routes connecting neighborhoods to the Riverwalk Trail. Read on...
>> View all news items
  1. enaged
    Check out the latest 
    meetings and events in Danville.
  1. Meeting Calendar
  2. Parks & Rec Calendar
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  1. spotlight
    Check out what Danville has to offer.
  1. Davis Storage and River District Water Tower

    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!
  1. Winter Storm

    Winter Weather Updates


    The City of Danville strongly encourages residents and businesses to prepare for the upcoming winter weather. Find out more about preparing for cold weather, municipal service interruptions, safety tips, and information on snow removal.

    Read More
  1. Utilities employee performing an inspection


    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!


    View the New Site..