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City Headlines

May 30, 2017 

Street Resurfacing

Major street resurfacing will begin at various locations around the City on Tuesday 30 May and take about 30 to 45 calendar days to complete, all...
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March 13, 2015 

News Article No Picture

Pictureless News Article eats Gumbo beet greens corn soko endive gumbo gourd. Parsley shallot courgette tatsoi pea sprouts fava bean collard greens...
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City Events

Rockbridge Area Department of Social Services' Board Training

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM

Meet the City Manager

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

8:30 AM  -  9:30 AM

Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital Luncheon

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

12:00 PM

*Emergency Architectural Review Board Meeting*

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

5:00 PM


Tuesday, July 4, 2017

All Day Event

City Council Work Session

Thursday, July 6, 2017

7:15 PM

City Council Regular Meeting

Thursday, July 6, 2017

8:00 PM

Public Safety

For All Emergency Calls: Dial 911

Lexington Police Department

11 Fuller St.
Lexington, VA 24450
Non-Emergency: 540-463-9177
Admin: 540-462-3705
Fax: 540-463-9257

Lexington Fire Department

708 S. Main St.
Lexington, VA 24450
Admin: 540-463-3210
Fax: 540-463-9318


Lexington Schools


June 14, 2017 

Vacancy Announcement-Principal of Waddell Elementary School

Vacancy Announcement - Principal of Waddell Elementary School
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School Events

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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Parks & Recreation


The Public Works Department maintains all municipal property devoted to recreational use. Within the city, the department maintains three large parks, three neighborhood parks, an athletic field complex and swimming pool, and two city school athletic fields. All of the facilities are open to the residents of the city and the Rockbridge County area. The parks (excluding Kids Playce) may be reserved through the Public Works Office online by submitting the recreation form or by calling 540-463-3154.

The department also maintains a 560-acre site on Brushy Hill and a 2000+ acre site at Moore's Creek Dam in Rockbridge County. The Moore's Creek Dam site is open to the public for passive recreation and for fishing. The Brushy Hill site is open for passive recreation only.

Recreational Sports

Youth and adult sports are coordinated through the Rockbridge Area Recreational Organization (RARO).

Swimming Pool

The city operates the Lexington Municipal pool located at the intersection of Waddell and Wallace Streets, across the street from Maury River Middle School. For information on The Community Pool, a year-round pool offering team, fitness, and recreational swimming, visit the Rockbridge Swims website.

Parks & Recreation Events

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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