Posted on: April 24, 2017

Media Release: School Threat Deemed Not Credible

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Last night, the Colonial Heights Police Department was advised by a third party of a possible threat to the high school. Officers and Detectives investigated the information immediately, identified the source in question, and concluded that it was not a c...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Temple Ave Project Update: Planned Lane Closures for Week of April 24-28

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Traffic impacts:  Crews will continue installing light pole foundations along Temple Avenue April 24-28.

Monday, April 24

Temple Ave./Route 144 east – The eastbound right lane will be closed from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. from Hamilton Avenue to th...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Celebrate Children's Day, Book Day - "Dia De Los Ninos, Dia De Los Libros"

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The Colonial Heights Public Library invites you to celebrate Children's Day, Book Day - "Dia De Los Ninos, Dia De Los Libros," a free event promoting literacy for all youth. The event will be held on Saturday, April 29th from 1:00 pm to...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Auction of Surplus City Vehicles

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The City of Colonial Heights will hold an auction of surplus vehicles on Wednesday, May 17, 2017.  

Payment to auctioneer is by cash or good check only. All items need to be paid for on the day of the auction and are sold "as is."

The Vehicle Auction s...

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Surplus Auction Vehicle List & Photos
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Proposed FY17-18 Annual Operating Budget

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The Proposed FY17-18 Annual Operating Budget was presented to City Council at its regular meeting on April 11, 2017. To view the Proposed FY17-18 Annual Operating Budget, please click the link below.

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Dining Brochure Available Online

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Please take a look at our dining brochure for restaurants in the City of Colonial Heights.

Dining Brochure
Posted on: March 17, 2017

Lodging Opportunities

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With the connection to Interstate 95 and 85, there are multiple lodging options in the City of Colonial Heights.

Lodging Opportunities
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Southpark Mall Shopping District

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As the key regional shopping center for Southside Central Virginia, Southpark Mall and the surrounding shopping district serve a broad area. This vibrant retail center is anchored by the mall and is easily accessible off of I-95, where over 95,000 ve...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Dining Opportunities

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With nearly 130 food service establishments and 17,000 permanent residents, Colonial Heights has more dining opportunities per capita than any city in Virginia.  Click the link below for a list of restaurants located in the City of Colonial Heights.

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Profiles of Honor Mobile Tour

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The Virginia World War I and World War II Profiles of Honor Mobile Tour will visit Colonial Heights May 4th through May 6th at Colonial Square Shopping Center from 10 am to 6 pm daily.  Colonial Square is located at 3107 Boulevard in Colonial Hei...

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Profiles of Honor Mobile Tour Website
Posted on: March 27, 2017

Adopt-A-Roadway Spring Cleanup Day & Community Day

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Spring Cleanup Day

Saturday April 29, 2017 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pmCommunity Center on Roanoke Avenue

This event is intended for the “Adopt-A-Roadway” program in Colonial Heights. We will meet briefly in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Community...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Community Campfire

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Colonial Heights Recreation and Parks invites you to join us for our community campfire!  There may be nothing better than sitting next to a warm crackling campfire.  We provide the fire and everything to make s’mores. You get ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Library Story Time Sessions

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The Colonial Heights Public Library's 2017 Winter/Spring Story Time program is now underway!  

  • Family Story Time takes place each Tuesday and Wednesday at 11 am through May 3rd and includes stories, music, lots of movement and a craft. &...
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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Regional Heroin and Opiate Summit - Act II

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The Colonial Heights Commonwealth Attorney's Office in cooperation with Colonial Heights Public Schools and the City of Colonial Heights will be hosting a Regional Heroin and Opiate Summit (Act II) on May 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the Colonial Heights ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Rumor Mill Page - Rumor Versus Facts

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Occasionally rumors, gossip and sometimes unconfirmed claims can spread quickly. In an effort to enhance communication between the City of Colonial Heights and our citizens, this page will be updated from time to time with topics that will hopefully clari...Read on...

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

I-95 Temple Avenue Improvements Project

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The I-95 Temple Avenue Improvements Project is currently underway. VDOT, along with its contractor, Allan Myers, estimate a project completion date of December 2017.

This design-build project will realign the entrance and exit ramps at the I-95 interc...Read on...

I-95 Temple Ave Project Website

Posted on: March 17, 2017

Historic Brochure Available Online

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Please take a look at our historic brochure at the link below to learn more about the City of Colonial Heights' historical attractions.

Historic Brochure
Posted on: March 17, 2017

Violet Bank

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The first recorded settlement in Colonial Heights was by Thomas Shore in 1775. He built his mansion on 144 acres and called it Violet Bank. While the original main building was destroyed by fire, this remaining structure, dated to 1815, is listed on the N...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Old Brick House

Old Brick House

Built in 1685, the Old Brick House is considered the oldest brick house in the region. The house is located on the promontory between Swift Creek and the Appomattox River, and was simply called "Brick House." Tour groups may arrange to have hist...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Historical Attractions

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With well preserved historic structures dating to the 17th century, Colonial Heights can offer a tour through many eras.  Read more about the City's historical sites at the link below.

Historical Attractions