News Flash

Posted on: October 18, 2021

City of Charlottesville Wins Three Sustainability Awards

Kirk Vizier, Energy Management Program Coordinator, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 18, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Three recent recognitions of the City of Charlottesville’s work to be “A Green City” include being named a winner in the 2020-2021 Better Business Challenge,...

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Public Works News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Leaf Collection Begins Monday, November 1st

Promotional Image Announcing that "Leaf Season is Here"

The City of Charlottesville will start residential curbside collection of leaves on Monday, November 1, 2021. Each neighborhood will be visited by vacuum trucks three times during the season on a set rotating schedule.

Key Highlights:

  • Residents can sign up ...
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Full information on the Leaf Collection webpage... Public Works News
Posted on: August 6, 2021

Call for Volunteers: Urban Heat Island Mapping Campaign

Image of Text "Call for Volunteers"

Calling for Community Volunteers

Help Charlottesville collect data on urban heat as part of the nationwide 2021 NIHHIS-CAPA Urban Heat Island Mapping Campaign! 

How urban environments and neighborhoods are built affects the amount of heat absorbed ...

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Additional Info... Climate Action
Posted on: August 6, 2021

Call for Volunteers: Urban Heat Island Mapping Campaign

Image of Text "Call for Volunteers"

Calling for Community Volunteers

Help Charlottesville collect data on urban heat as part of the nationwide 2021 NIHHIS-CAPA Urban Heat Island Mapping Campaign! 

How urban environments and neighborhoods are built affects the amount of heat absorbed ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Climate Vulnerability Assessment Process Kicking Off

Text announcing an "Acting on Climate Together" Community Workshop

Moving forward with its commitment to develop a Climate Adaptation Plan, the City of Charlottesville is taking the first steps to complete a Climate Vulnerability Assessment.  

The Climate Vulnerability Assessment will assess potential impacts fro...

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Additional Info... Climate Action