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Posted on: September 15, 2020

City Receives PPE Donation from Sister City Xuzhou, China

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Yesterday, the City of Morgantown received a donation of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) from its Sister City, Xuzhou, China. The donation includes 20,000 FDA certified face masks, 500 surgical gowns, and 300 face goggles.

“This accomplishmen...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

City Managers Order Prohibits Gatherings in Select Locations to Expand Public Health Measures

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Today, Interim City Manager Emily Muzzarelli signed a written order prohibiting parties and social gatherings at residential units in certain areas of the city.

Authorization for the order comes from city council’s approval of Emergency Ordinance...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

City Council Approves Emergency Ordinance 2020-5 Regulating Group Gatherings

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On Sept. 1, Morgantown City Council approved Emergency Ordinance 2020-5, which limits group gatherings to 25 people. The ordinance also authorizes the City Manager to further limit the numbers allowed to gather both socially, in private residences, and in...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

City of Morgantown Extends No Fee Temporary Outdoor Dining Program

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The City of Morgantown has extended its temporary outdoor dining program until Dec. 31.

The program was initially put into place following Governor Jim Justice’s Safer-at-Home order in May. It is meant to help promote safer public access to resta...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Morgantown Fire Department Responds to 2nd Alarm Fire

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At approximately 7:36 p.m. on Sept. 12, the Morgantown Fire Department was dispatched to 11 Shaw Place for a residential home full of smoke. 

Fire crews arrived to find smoke throughout the structure, and after a primary search, discovered the fir...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Morgantown Police Respond to Shooting Incident

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At approximately 2:47 p.m. on Sept. 23, officers of the Morgantown Police Department responded to a report of shots fired near the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Pietro Street.

Upon arrival, officers observed a male lying on the sidewalk in front ...

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