Fredericksburg EDA now taking grant applications

Fredericksburg EDA now taking grant applications

Fredericksburg’s Economic Development Authority (EDA) this week started taking applications from City of Fredericksburg (22401) small businesses for grants to help weather the storm of the COVID-19 outbreak. The application deadline is Friday.

FXBG: Step outside and say hello!

FXBG: Step outside and say hello!

Hence starting today at 6 p.m. and continuing every day, City residents are urged to open their front doors, walk outside and say “hello” to their neighbors (at a distance). We are calling the promotion “Step Outside, Say Hello!”

FXBG Visitor Center to remain closed until April 24

FXBG Visitor Center to remain closed until April 24

The Fredericksburg Visitor Center will remain closed to the public until April 24.

Fredericksburg Visitor Center closing until April 1

Fredericksburg Visitor Center closing until April 1

The Fredericksburg Visitor Center will close to the public immediately in an effort to contribute to the containment of the COVID-19 virus. 

City releases FY21 recommended budget

City releases FY21 recommended budget

City Manager Tim Baroody on Tuesday presented a recommended Fiscal Year 2021 budget to City Council that includes no increases to the real estate tax rate.

Downtown scavenger hunts launched in FXBG

Downtown scavenger hunts launched in FXBG

Two new history-oriented scavenger hunts using smartphone technology are now available in downtown Fredericksburg.