The City of Winchester Public Works Department announces a special meeting of the Tree Commission to discuss tree planting species. The meeting will begin in front of the Handley Regional Library, 100 W. Piccadilly Street at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 10, 2009 and will progress through the downtown two-way project zone. For more information, contact City Arborist at 667-1815, ext. 1489.
The City of Winchester Zoning & Inspections Department recently added a fence regulations document to the City's website in an effort to assist citizens in deciding where to locate fences on their properties. There have been no changes to fence regulations within the Zoning Ordinance.
The City of Winchester Fire and Rescue Department is pleased to announce the promotion of six (6) new Sergeants. These new Sergeants will be shift supervisors in our four fire and rescue stations. These six Sergeants were promoted from within the department and have a combined total of over sixty years of experience for the department. These six Sergeant positions represent the final stage of a department restructuring that was encouraged by volunteer and career leadership as well as City Administration and City Council.
The City of Winchester invites City-wide attendance at Arbor Day activities at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, April 23, 2010 on or near the lawn of City Hall 15 N. Cameron Street.