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New Public Safety Measures Take Effect Thursday July 1st

June 30, 2010

New Public Safety Measures Take Effect--Includes Legislation Supporting Victims of Domestic Violence; Combating Gangs; Providing for those that Protect Us; Making Virginia a Safer Place to Work and Raise a Family


Paving of Dick & Willie trail has started!

June 29, 2010

A portion of the Dick & Willie trail paving started Monday,June 28! They have started at the eastern end of trail & have reached Church Street. Paving the parking lot at Prillaman Chemical is set for Tuesday. Should be ready for use around end of August.

City Council presents Dr. Kizner with Key to the City

June 23, 2010

Mayor Kathy Lawson presented Dr. Scott Kizner with a Key to the City at the City Council Neighborhood meeting held June 22, 2010 at High St. Baptist Church.

Senior Discount Available on Water Service in City of Martinsville

June 23, 2010

Senior Discount for water service now offered by the City of Martinsville effective 7/1/2010. A $5.00 per month water service discount is available for senior citizens who are 65 or older if they own or lease the property in which they reside.


June 19--Fishing Clinic ages 7-14 at Beaver Creek Reservoir

June 17, 2010

Martinsville Parks and Recreation-FISHING CLINIC at Beaver Creek Reservoir for7-14 year olds this Saturday, June 19 at 9:00am.