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City Headlines

February 12, 2018 

Event: Urban Trees in the Age of Emerald Ash Borer

The City of Harrisonburg will host a free event on April 5 to educate the public about the threat posed by the invasive species Emerald Ash Borer.
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City Events

Strategic Plan Meeting

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

7:00 PM

Planning Commission Meeting

Thursday, February 22, 2018

5:00 PM

City Council Regular Meeting

Thursday, March 1, 2018

8:00 PM

Comprehensive Plan Kick-off Workshop

Thursday, March 8, 2018

6:00 PM

City Council Regular Meeting

Thursday, March 15, 2018

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


January 9, 2018 

School Board Meeting is now scheduled for January 17, 2018

The next regular scheduled LCS School Board meeting will now take place on January 17, 2018 at 4:30pm

November 27, 2017 

Vacancy Announcements

Vacancy Announcement - Principal of Waddell Elementary School (2018-2019 School Year). See attachment for more details. Vacancy Announcement - 4th...
Waddell Principal Vacancy Announcement

October 25, 2017 

Vacancy Announcement-Director of Information Technology

Vacancy Announcement for the Director of Information Technology position.
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School Events

Holiday-No School for Students

Monday, February 19, 2018

All Day Event

2nd Grade Field Trip-Wayne Theatre

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

8:15 AM

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

Sunday, February 18, 2018

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