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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Resilient Hampton projects for Newmarket Creek earn award in New Orleans

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Aug. 6, 2021 - The city's Resilient Hampton effort has been recognized with an Honor Award in Master Planning and Urban Design from the New Orleans chapter of the American Institute of Architects. The Honor Award is the highest designation a proj...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Book an appointment online for permits and zoning


Feb. 3, 2021 - Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, effective January 13, 2021 the City of Hampton has moved to an appointment-only scheduling system to access City Hall. You can now schedule a convenient appointment online by visiting https://go.o...

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Hampton fights flooding with Virginia’s first environmental impact bond

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Dec. 3, 2020 - Hampton has become the third municipality in the country to use an innovative form of financing to fund three major projects aimed at reducing flooding and pollution.

The city closed on Virginia’s first Environmental Impact Bond yesterday, a...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Hampton, Bay Foundation announce partnership for projects

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Dec. 19, 2018 - Hampton could be the first in Virginia to take on pioneering projects that reduce flooding and prevent pollution using environmental impact bonds, a funding tool leveraged through the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Quantified Ventures.

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

State grants will help Hampton address flooding

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Oct. 6, 2021 - The City of Hampton received three state grants worth a total of $433,164 for projects that address impacts of flooding, sea-level rise, and extreme weather, Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday. 

Hampton’s grants were among $7.8 mi...

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* Hampton City News