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Lynchburg, VA, News Feed

    The repairs on the Garfield Avenue Bridge originally scheduled to begin today, Tuesday, June 30, 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., has been postponed until further notice.

    The Lynchburg Electoral Board announced today that Jennifer M. Campbell has withdrawn her application for the position of General Registrar.  Ms. Campbell was appointed to the position in May 2015.  The Electoral Board is reconsidering its pool of applicants and plans to appoint a qualified individual to the position shortly.

    As part of “First Friday” on July 3, the Lynchburg Museum, located at 901 Court Street, will be open free of charge from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. This month, the Museum will feature historic photos and objects from organizations unique to Lynchburg’s history.
    All Lynchburg municipal offices will be closed Friday, July 3, 2015 in observance of Independence Day.  There will be no bulk collection on Friday, July 3.
    The Concord Turnpike Convenience Center will be closed on Saturday, July 4.
    For more information, please call the Citizens First Info Center at 856-CITY (2489).


    Wednesday, June 17 through Tuesday, June 30
    Boonsboro Rd., btw Burnt Bridge Rd. & Trents Ferry Rd.
    Beginning the week of June 22, the Midtown Parking Deck stairwell, located on the Ninth Street side of the deck, will be closed for approximately 90 days for repairs and repainting.  The center stairwell and elevator will remain open.
    The Lynchburg Museum at the Old Court House, 901 Court Street, would like to borrow items for an upcoming exhibit focusing on Central Virginia quilts and other handmade textiles.  All sizes and types of quilts and needlework will be included. 

    The Lynchburg Museum System is offering two camps this summer. The Discover Lynchburg Summer Camp for Kids for 9 to 12 year olds will be held June 15 -19 and Teacher Recertification Camp will take place July 20 -24. Each camp will be held daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The fee is $50 per student or teacher for the entire week.