The purpose of the Chesapeake Environmental Improvement Council shall be to promote interest in improving the environment of Chesapeake, Virginia thereby making Chesapeake a greener, cleaner and healthier city in which to live, work and visit.
Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH) offers an array of services and supports to meet the behavioral health needs of our community.
Learn about the basics of bicycle ownership.
Boards & Commissions
This is a full list of the City of Chesapeake’s authorities, boards, commissions, and committees. It includes current meeting schedules.
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The City of Chesapeake is home to over 90 bridges, including six drawbridges! The Bridges and Structures Division of Public Works is tasked with maintaining and operating most of these structures, including three of the drawbridges.
Find information on Chesapeake's Budget Department.
Pursuant to the Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code, as amended, open-air burning of leaves, grass, straw, vines and growing wood for residential property owners without an operational fire code permit is allowed in the City of Chesapeake.
Business / Industrial Parks
The Business Attraction Team is dedicated to the recruitment of high quality businesses that will bring jobs and investment back to the City of Chesapeake, while partnering with other state and regional organizations such as Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance (HREDA) and Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP).
The Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue assesses individual and business personal property taxes, prorates personal property taxes on motor vehicles and trailers, issues City business licenses, administers special taxes on meal, lodging, excavations, cigarettes, admissions and rental equipment, and administers the City's real estate tax relief program.
Business Development, Small
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