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City Issues Constitution Week Proclamation & American Indian Heritage Month Proclamations

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: At the September 15, 2022 City Council meeting City Recorder Randy Sanders recognized Linda Hinter, Cindy Rafferty, April Wallace, Delores Watson & Christine Mundy all of the Elizabeth Zane Chapter…

Buckhannon Fire Department Accepting Applications For Probationary Firefighter

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: Notice is hereby given that the Fire Civil Service Commission of the City of Buckhannon will receive applications for competitive examination to create a “List of Eligibles” for the position…

On The City’s Calendar – September 5, 2022 through September 9, 2022

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: All meetings will be held in Council Chambers, Buckhannon City Hall, 70 E Main St, Buckhannon, WV 26201, unless otherwise noted Monday, September 5, 2022 Tuesday, September 6, 2022Curbside Recycling…

Full-Time Police Officer Applications Being Accepted Until Friday Of This Week

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: Applications are still being accepted this week for the position of a Full-Time Police Officer with the Buckhannon City Police department are currently being accepted. The closing date for applications…

City Office To Be Closed For Labor Day

September 2, 2022
September 2, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: The City of Buckhannon has announced that all city offices, including the Transfer Station, will be closed on Monday, September 5th, in honor of Labor Day. There will be no…

The City Welcomes The 2023 Almost Heaven BBQ Bash Back Home To Buckhannon

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: The Consolidated Public Works Board held a special meeting today to consider one agenda item, which was a Discussion/Possible Vote – Event Request & Street Closure – Almost Heaven BBQ…

Water Plant Emergency Quickly Contained

August 26, 2022
August 25, 2022 BUCKHANNON, WV: Earlier today there was a chemical leak at our water treatment plant located on Wood Street in South Buckhannon. Buckhannon Fire & Police Departments, the Upshur County EMS, and the…

Railroad Avenue Reopened To Traffic

August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: The Sanitary Department has reopened Railroad Avenue. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Railroad Avenue Closed Temporarily

August 24, 2022
August 24, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: The City of Buckhannon Sanitary Department has temporarily closed Railroad Avenue from the intersection of Camden Avenue to the intersection of Lumber Street. It will reopen as soon as possible.

WVWC To Welcome Students To Campus This Weekend

August 19, 2022
August 19, 2022, BUCKHANNON, WV: Saturday, August 20, is the new student move-in day at West Virginia Wesleyan (WVWC) College. The City is working with the college to reduce traffic congestion on the streets that…