FXBG statistics for third quarter of 2019

FXBG statistics for third quarter of 2019

Feb 11, 2020by Amy Peregoy in All Articles

Our quarterly statistical report provides data on City tax revenues, commercial sales, employment, new businesses and more.

Grand opening scheduled for Fredericksburg eyecare facility

Grand opening scheduled for Fredericksburg eyecare facility

Feb 11, 2020by Amy Peregoy in Ribbon Cutting

A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled Feb. 20 to mark the opening of a new 8,000-square-foot eyecare office in Fredericksburg’s Celebrate Virginia South development.

Construction of Riverfront Park to begin

Construction of Riverfront Park to begin

Feb 6, 2020by Bill Freehling in Business News

The construction of Fredericksburg’s long-awaited Riverfront Park will begin in late February. Last November, City Council awarded a contract for construction of the park to Athena Construction.

Jackson named FREDericksburg Regional Transit director

Jackson named FREDericksburg Regional Transit director

Jamie Jackson has been named director of FREDericksburg Regional Transit. Jackson comes to FRED from Hampton Roads Transit, where she has served as Director of Transit Development since October 2016. She previously served as Deputy Executive Director of the Williamsburg Area Transit Authority.

FredNats to announce partnership with Germanna

FredNats to announce partnership with Germanna

Feb 5, 2020by Bill Freehling in Business News

The Fredericksburg Nationals will announce an important community partnership with Germanna Community College at a press conference on Wednesday, February 26 at 11 a.m. at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center.

Catullo named UMW athletic director

Catullo named UMW athletic director

Feb 5, 2020by Bill Freehling in Business News

After a comprehensive, months-long national search, the University of Mary Washington has named Patrick Catullo ’95 its new director of athletics.

Oak View Group to operate Fredericksburg Expo Center

Oak View Group to operate Fredericksburg Expo Center

Feb 4, 2020by Bill Freehling in Business News

Oak View Group Facilities, a leader in providing live content and operating entertainment and sports facilities, will begin operating and managing the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center and booking entertainment at the soon-to-open new ballpark in Fredericksburg.

Chamber honors FXBG businesses, leaders

Chamber honors FXBG businesses, leaders

Feb 3, 2020by Bill Freehling in All Articles

Several Fredericksburg businesses and business leaders were honored at the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 29th-annual awards gala Friday night at the Fredericksburg Expo Center.

Fredericksburg taking proposals for area plans

Fredericksburg taking proposals for area plans

The City of Fredericksburg is taking proposals from land-use and urban planning firms who can help shape future plans for three areas of the City.

Fredericksburg region leads Virginia in job growth

Fredericksburg region leads Virginia in job growth

Feb 3, 2020by Bill Freehling in Business News

The Fredericksburg region is adding jobs at a faster pace than anywhere else in Virginia, according to a recent study by the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.