Morgantown, WV ranks as one of the best small cities in the country.

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Greetings, Morgantonian! If you’re new to the city, just moving in and getting settled, welcome. If you’ve lived here a while and are looking for information on residential services and municipal engagement, you’re in the right place.

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Whether you’re in town for a conference at the Waterfront Place Hotel, attending a WVU Football or Basketball game, or exploring the great outdoors, Morgantown is a city that has something for everyone.

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Within a 500-mile radius of Morgantown is one-half of the population of the United States and one-third of the population of Canada. Morgantown is one day’s drive from 6 of the 8 largest U.S. metropolitan areas, 20 metro areas with populations of 1 million or more, and 22 of the nation’s top 35 industrial markets.

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Morgantown shares its news in a semi-weekly newsletter, and neighborhood news monthly!  With City Council news and upcoming agendas, Neighborhood announcements, big events, schedules, calendars, and news from our website, the City is becoming mobile-first for those looking to be in-the-know about municipal news.

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What people are saying about Morgantown…

  • Awesome site! i spend a lot of free time just tooling around the net looking for interesting sites. this is definetly one of the neatest i`ve seen. Liked the colour scheme and the resources are quite informative. I am sure the community out here is wonderful. I would recommend it to my friends and i have book marked it myself.Well, all i would say at this moment is great job, keep up the good works.keep up the good work
  • I am going to be re-locating to Morgantown soon, sometime next fall...and I cant wait.
  • We have an opportunity to choose from one of 68 towns for a golfing vacation and we wanted to check out Morgantown to see if its a place we wanted to spend time.
  • I just found out it is the hometown of Don Knotts the actor and wanted to see what it was like. Its about the same size as where I live, Its looks like a beautiful place to live..
  • I moved out of morgantown to G.A.Now i cant wait to come home. Morgantown has been very helpful to me .Also bringing back a friend that has never been here.He says that from what he has read about the town he says that he should like it there.I really do hope that he likes it.I just can`t wait to come home.
  • che bella città!