Posted on: March 28, 2017

Media Release: Colonial Heights Police Investigate Shooting

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On March 26th, 2017 at 8:05 pm, Colonial Heights Police responded to the 200 Block of Lakeview Park Road, Building C, for the report of an individual that had been shot. Upon arrival, officers located Rashaun L. Brown, 30 of Petersburg, lying on the sidew...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Public Hearing on April 11th Council Meeting

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VIRGINIA

Notice is hereby given to all persons affected or interested that at the Colonial Heights City Council meeting to be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Council Chambers of City Hall, ...

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View Notice of Public Hearing and Ordinance
Posted on: March 24, 2017

Planning Commission Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VIRGINIA

Planning Commission

Notice is hereby given to all persons affected or interested that at the Colonial Heights Planning Commission meeting to be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in Counci...

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View Notice and Ordinance No 17-13
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Early Park Closures Scheduled for Roslyn Landing Park

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Due to construction activities at the Animal Shelter, Roslyn Landing Park will close at 7:00 p.m. daily.  

Effective immediately and through construction completion, all persons and vehicles must vacate the park by 7:00 p.m.

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Animal Shelter to Host Rabies Vaccination Clinic

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The Colonial Heights Animal Shelter will host a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, April 1 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. The shelter is located at 301 Charles Dimmock Parkway and the cost is $12 per animal (cash only). 

  • Animals must be at least 4 month...
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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Basic First Aid, CPR & AED Courses Offered

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Want to learn Basic First Aid, CPR & AED?  Sign up for classes to be held Saturday, April 22nd at the Colonial Heights Community Center.

CPR & AED:  For the Community & WorkplaceAges 16+

This course teaches the basic techniques of CPR and the use ...

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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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Visit Southpark Mall
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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View List of Dining Opportunities

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Adopt-A-Roadway Spring Cleanup Day

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Saturday April 29, 2017 

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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 Center on Roanoke Avenue, where the Mayor wi...

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View Registration Form
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 26, 2017

Fort Clifton Festival Accepting Artists & Crafters

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The Colonial Heights Recreation & Parks Department is accepting artists and crafters for the 2017 Fort Clifton Festival.  The festival will be held on Mother's Day weekend, May 13-14, 2017. Visit the link below for entry form, including informat...

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2017 Fort Clifton Festival Entry Form
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...

View Rumor Mill Page
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

Violet Bank

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