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FirstEnergy Foundation gift of $10K lifts Colonial Theatre renovation; ART26201 & City partnership reaps benefits for local youth

June 21, 2019
June 21, 2019 BUCKHANNON, WV: The renovation of the former Colonial Theatre continues to gain steam with a $10,000 gift from FirstEnergy Foundation announced at the theatre on Friday. The gift will enable continued work…

Fox’s Pizza, Caressa Chapman Recognized as City Ambassador for raising $1,700 for Stockert Youth & Community Center

June 19, 2019
June 18, 2019 Buckhannon City Council Meeting MAYOR’S PROCLAMATION Whereas, CARESSA CHAPMAN & FOX’S PIZZA OF BUCKHANNON conducted their pizza challenge during April of 2019 with a portion of pizza sales being dedicated to the…

Charlie Riffle & Melvin Smith retire from Streets & Parks Department; thank you for your many years of commitment to the City!

June 19, 2019
Official proclamations announced at the Buckhannon City Council Meeting, held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Charlie Riffle MAYOR’S PROCLAMATION Whereas, “CHARLES D. “CHARLIE” RIFFLE. has faithfully, honorably, & excellently served The City of Buckhannon for…

Mayor’s Statement on Kesling Mill Accident and Request to WV DOH for Action

June 19, 2019
CITY OF BUCKHANNON – MAYOR’S OPENING STATEMENT Buckhannon City Council Meeting June 18, 2019 Several weeks ago, I contacted the West Virginia Department of Transportation urging the State to undertake a traffic study along U.S.…

ARTcab makes a stop at Stockert Youth & Community Center; Kids in the poster and mural classes create new art for the community

June 14, 2019
June 14, 2019 BUCKHANNON, WV: This week at Stockert Youth & Community Center, Summer Art Camp poster class participants created anti-litter posters to remind park visitors to put their trash where it belongs–in the trash…

Mayor’s Welcome to Methodist Conference Attendees

June 12, 2019
June 12, 2019 Dear WV United Methodist Annual Conference Attendees: Once again, it is my honor on behalf of our entire City of Buckhannon family including our 85 dedicated employees who are here to serve,…

City of Buckhannon holds an ADA Awareness Exercise

June 11, 2019
June 11, 2019 BUCKHANNON, WV: On Monday, community members and City staff learned from residents who live with a disability about how city infrastructure can either improve or hinder their mobility. Following a seminar and…

The Planning Commission meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled; Next meeting: July 15

June 10, 2019
The Planning Commission meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled. The next meeting of the Planning Commission will be held on Monday, July 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Buckhannon City Hall. Once…

Welcome to Buckhannon City Council, Randy Sanders!

June 7, 2019
June 7, 2019 BUCKHANNON, WV: The Buckhannon City Council welcomed Randy Sanders as the new City Recorder at the start of Thursday’s meeting, following interviews with two candidates at a special meeting on Tuesday. Sanders…

Mayor’s Statement Commemorating D-Day Silver Anniversary

June 6, 2019
D-DAY SILVER (75th) ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATION June 6, 2019 Seventy-five years ago today, 160,000 of our bravest & most courageous young troops comprising the largest portion of the Allied Forces- stormed the five beaches at Normandy…