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Posted on: August 14, 2018

City of Morgantown Receives Community Enrichment Award

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The City of Morgantown received a Community Enrichment award from the West Virginia Municipal League at its annual meeting on Thursday.

Morgantown officials received the award for their efforts on the construction of the Deckers Creek Pedestrian Bridge. Th...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2018

Morgantown Fire Department Earns Class Two Rating From ISO

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The Morgantown Fire Department recently earned a Class Two Rating from the Insurance Services Office.  

This improvement places MFD within the top 3% of fire departments across the nation on their ability to protect the community they serve. The I...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Paving Update - Willowdale Road to be Closed for Paving

A picture of the Morgantown Public Works Department personnel paving a road.

Willowdale Road will be closed from Stewart Street to Milan Puskar Stadium beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, August 21, while crews are paving. The work is expected to be completed on Wednesday, August 22.Motorists can expect traffic delays while this road is ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Morgantown Police Release Preliminary Figures for the First Week of Student Return

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During the first week of the return of West Virginia University students, the Morgantown Police Department Police Department responded to numerous calls for service resulting in a variety of citations and arrests. Below is a summary of events from the per...

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Police Department
Posted on: August 9, 2018

Morgantown Police Remind Residents to be Crime Conscious

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The Morgantown Police Department would like to remind residents to be crime conscious during this back-to-school season. There are positive steps that you can do to prevent or reduce your chances of becoming a crime victim.

  • Do not leave valuables in your v...
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Police Department
Posted on: August 9, 2018

Morgantown Police Ramp Up Operations in Preparation for Student Return

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On August 10, 2018, West Virginia University students will begin to return to campus and move into the dormitories and rental properties in the area. During this time, there will be an influx of thousands of people that are unfamiliar with the roadways an...

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Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2018

Historic Landmarks Commission to Host Free Preservation Workshop

 A picture of headstones in Oak Grove Cemetery in Morgantown.

The Morgantown Historic Landmarks Commission is hosting a free interactive cemetery gravestone preservation workshop on September 8 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m at Oak Grove Cemetery. Early registration is encouraged as the class is limited to 25 seats.

Partici...

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