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Manassas Regional Airport Hosts Eagle Scout Project Manassas Regional Airport Hosts Eagle Scout Project
About a year ago, the Manassas Regional Airport was presented with an Eagle Scout project they felt was totally inspiring and fit into the aviation theme perfectly.
City of Manassas Fall RecycleFest City of Manassas Fall RecycleFest
On Saturday, Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. to noon the City of Manassas will hold the 5th Annual Fall RecycleFest.
New Social Services Director Selected for City of Manassas New Social Services Director Selected for City of Manassas
The City of Manassas has hired Michele D. Gehr, MSSW to serve as Director of Social Services effective Sept. 16, 2019.
Commissioner of the Revenue Receives Accreditation Commissioner of the Revenue Receives Accreditation
City of Manassas Commissioner of the Revenue Douglas Waldron has recently been honored at the 100th Annual Conference of the Commissioners of the Revenue Association of Virginia by becoming one of the first localities in the Commonwealth to achieve office accreditation.
New ABC Permit for Events In Historic Downtown New ABC Permit for Events In Historic Downtown
This First Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, in Historic Downtown Manassas will have a new feature added to the usual First Friday event.
September Events in Historic Manassas September Events in Historic Manassas
September is a busy month in Historic Downtown Manassas, full of free concerts, fundraising walks, festivals and more. Below is a list of events and happenings for September.
Fire at Harris Pavilion Fire at Harris Pavilion
At 1:45 a.m. on July 22 a Manassas City Police Officer was driving on Prince William Street when he noticed smoke coming from the direction of the Harris Pavilion at 9201 Center Street.
City of Manassas Hires New Public Works Director City of Manassas Hires New Public Works Director
The City of Manassas is pleased to announce that Scott Horan will be the new Public Works Director effective July 22, 2019.
Annaburg Manor Purchase Finalized Annaburg Manor Purchase Finalized
The City of Manassas has completed the purchase of Annaburg Manor located at 9201 Maple Street.
City Council seeks Interim Member City Council seeks Interim Member
City Council is seeking applicants through an online process that can be found at www.manassascity.org/council. Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. on July 12, 2019.
Arson Investigation Arson Investigation
The City of Manassas Fire Marshal’s office has concluded their arson investigation with the apprehension of a suspect on May 29, 2019.
Free June Events at the Harris Pavilion Free June Events at the Harris Pavilion
The City of Manassas hosts free events all summer long at the Harris Pavilion. This outdoor entertainment venue is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Manassas and has become a cultural hub for the area.
June Events at the Manassas Museum June Events at the Manassas Museum
The Manassas Museum is free to the public and open Tuesday through Sunday. Each month the Museum puts on programs for adults and children.
Vice Mayor Ken Elston Resigns Vice Mayor Ken Elston Resigns
At the May 20, 2019 meeting of the City of Manassas City Council, Vice Mayor Ken Elston notified the public of his official resignation from City Council effective at the end of July 2019.
One Love Manassas One Love Manassas
On April 26 – 28, the City of Manassas and Historic Manassas, Inc. will host One Love Manassas. This three-day multi-media art event features live music, a juried art competition, a film showcase, Chasing Light - a 3D music and light interactive experience.
City of Manassas Fire & Rescue Increasing ALS Service City of Manassas Fire & Rescue Increasing ALS Service
On March 5, 2019, the City of Manassas Fire and Rescue System will increase Advanced Life Support (ALS) service delivery to the community with Rescue Engine 521.
City of Manassas ISO Rating Improves City of Manassas ISO Rating Improves
The Insurance Services Office (ISO) has given the City of Manassas an ISO Rating of 3, with one being the very best you can receive on a scale of 1 to 10.
Chasing Light Chasing Light
Chasing Light is a new art/light/music installation that will be held during the Manassas One Love Arts Festival on April 27. It is not meant to be the kind of performance that folks sit and watch, but participate in.
First Annual Jennie Dean Legacy Awards First Annual Jennie Dean Legacy Awards
Four area women were awarded the first annual Jennie Dean Legacy awards Monday night during a Black History Month event at the Manassas City Council meeting.
February Manassas Museum Events February Manassas Museum Events
Fun and educational events at the Manassas Museum.