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interim city manager

no responses. February 20, 2020 News_one

Winchester City Council to appoint Interim City Manager


Winchester City Council to appoint Interim City Manager

Winchester City Council expects to appoint Mary T. Price of Strasburg as Interim City Manager during the Feb. 25 council meeting. Following an official vote, Price […]

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interim city manager

no responses. February 13, 2020 News_one

Winchester park named in honor of local business owner


Winchester park named in honor of local business owner

Winchester City Council approved a resolution Tuesday naming the new neighborhood park on the corner of N. Kent and E. Cecil Streets Ruth Jackson Memorial Park, […]

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interim city manager

no responses. February 5, 2020 News_one

Winchester could be designated an Urban Development Area


Winchester could be designated an Urban Development Area

Officials are exploring the possibility of making the City of Winchester an Urban Development Area (UDA). At a work session Tuesday, Planning Director Timothy Youmans told […]

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Kim Herbstritt

no responses. January 31, 2020 News_one

Herbstritt named Executive Director of Blue Ridge Habitat for Humanity


Herbstritt named Executive Director of Blue Ridge Habitat for Humanity

Blue Ridge Habitat for Humanity named Kim Herbstritt as the new executive director of the organization. Herbstritt is a Ward 3 representative on Winchester City Council […]

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interim city manager

no responses. January 31, 2020 News_one

Winchester City Council to cover costs for innovation center


Winchester City Council to cover costs for innovation center

Winchester City Council has agreed to cover the cost to create the new Emil and Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center, formally John Kerr Elementary School. Winchester Public […]

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SU field oversight

no responses. January 30, 2020 News_one

SU to manage Jim Barnett Park ballfields


SU to manage Jim Barnett Park ballfields

Winchester City Council has granted Shenandoah University oversight of two Jim Barnett Park ballfields in exchange for millions of dollars in improvements to four of the […]

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Winchester City Manager

no responses. January 18, 2020 News_one

Winchester City Manager resigns


Winchester City Manager resigns

Winchester City Manager Eden E. Freeman submitted her resignation on Jan. 16 to accept a position as Deputy City Manager for the City of Greenville, SC, […]

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interim city manager

no responses. January 15, 2020 News_one

Winchester declines to adopt 2nd Amendment resolution


Winchester declines to adopt 2nd Amendment resolution

Winchester has declined to join various other Virginia Localities regarding passage of a resolution supporting the right of citizens to own and use guns. During a […]

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interim city manager

no responses. January 9, 2020 News_one

Winchester receives plan for senior-living center


Winchester receives plan for senior-living center

The site plan for a new senior-living center at the former Winchester Memorial Hospital has been submitted to the city. The center is slated to include […]

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innovation center

no responses. January 8, 2020 News_one

School Board requests additional funding for innovation center


School Board requests additional funding for innovation center

A request for an additional $1.5 million from Winchester City Council to complete the Emil and Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center was approved by the Winchester School […]

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PTO

no responses. December 12, 2019 Josh Henry

Fire and Rescue PTO Unchanged Following Vote


Fire and Rescue PTO Unchanged Following Vote

December 12, 2019 WINCHESTER – The City Council of Winchester approved a resolution to change the way paid time off is calculated for City employees, but distinctly […]

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Fire Chief

no responses. November 25, 2019 Josh Henry

Fire Chief Garrett On Paid Leave in Winchester


Fire Chief Garrett On Paid Leave in Winchester

November 25, 2019 WINCHESTER – William Garrett, the Chief of the Winchester Fire and Rescue Department, was put on paid leave late last week. According to City […]

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