Alert System - VBAlert is the City of Virginia Beach's emergency alert and warning system. The city will send out VBAlert notifications when there is an public safety situation to broadcast. Telephone land-lines are automatically placed in the city's system. Mobile devices need to be registered in order to receive text notifications. To register for this service:www.vbgov.com/vbalert.
Citizen Services: VB311 - Simply dial "311" and that number connects a caller with a Citizen Services Call-Taker who can assist them with city information, services, news, and city events. Mobile devices need to dial: 385-3111.
Citizens Services Guide Booklet - Our city government is here to enhance economic, educational, social and physical quality for us and our community. This booklet is filled with related information regarding these services plus contact information is provided. Click: Here to be directed to the booklet.
Special Recognition: City of Virginia Beach, Administrative Leadership Team (ALT)
The ALT is thanked for its partnership with the VBREA and for sharing city publications for retirees. Special kudos go to Carol Dozier and Millicent Gallagher for their continued support and liaison support.
The Mission Statement for ALT is: Inspire personal and professional growth, facilitate organizational change, build relationships, and strategically align with the City's vision of being a "Community for a Lifetime."
Special Recognition: City of Virginia Beach, Agriculture Dept.
The VBREA greatly appreciates the Agriculture Department who is recognized for their continued generous support of the VBREA.
Not only does the Agriculture Department offer meeting areas as needed to the VBREA Board Members, the Agriculture Department extends a dedicated area within their building for VBREA mail deliveries! Special kudos go to David Trimmer, Director and his Administrative Assistant, Becky Salmons.
Please take a moment to catch up with Agriculture Department news. Click below to see their quarterly newsletter for your information and enjoyment:
2017...Every 2 years the city polls its members via the "Member Survey". Survey feedback provides information to the City Manager and his leadership various topics of employee's perceptions how leadership is serving their members. The feedback allows leadership to take steps to respond to recommendations members input via the survey. At this link you can see and hear the City Manager address the survey: Member Survey 2017.