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City of Wheeling Kicks Off Free Summer Entertainment Wednesday


City of Wheeling is pleased to kick off another season of free summer entertainment this week beginning with Waterfront Wednesday at Heritage Port fe…

Street Resurfacing Schedule for the Week of May 20


Street resurfacing within the City will continue next week. As a result, there will be no parking on the respective streets on the day(s) work is bei…

Second Public Meeting for City’s Comprehensive Plan Scheduled for May 23


The City of Wheeling will be hosting their second of four public meetings as work continues to create a city-wide Comprehensive Plan that will guide …

Wheeling Feeling Chili Cook-off Slated for June 1


When you combine a festive atmosphere and great entertainment, a car cruise and some fantastic chili you get the recipe for the 24th annual Wheeling …

Wheeling Wizarding Festival Slated for May 18


The mystique of wizardly magic will be overtaking Heritage Port on Saturday, May 18 with the second annual Wheeling Wizarding Festival. The event wil…

ATF’s Chief of Staff to Be Featured Speaker at Wheeling Police Law Enforcement Memorial


The Wheeling Police Department will honor and remember local, regional, and national law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice at it…

Street Resurfacing Continues


Street resurfacing within the City will continue this week. As a result, there will be no parking on the respective streets on the day(s) work is bei…

Homeless Camp Cleanup Comes at a Cost


As Wheeling’s unhoused population locates to an exempted camp near the maintenance trail along Wheeling Creek, City officials are eyeing the cost of …

Street Resurfacing to Begin This Week


Street resurfacing within the City will begin this week. As a result, there will be no parking on the respective streets on the day(s) work is being …

Funding for Community Projects Coming to City of Wheeling Thanks to Gov. Jim Justice


City of Wheeling officials are excited and thankful for Gov. Jim Justice’s support as he allocated $1.7 million for Wheeling Robrecht Riverfront Park…

Wheeling Police Remind Public of Travel Restrictions and Safety During Monument Place Bridge Closure


The Wheeling Police Department is issuing several traffic safety reminders to the traveling public for the upcoming Monument Place Bridge closure tha…

Neighborhood Flood Cleanup to Continue Through Thursday


Since flood waters receded late last week, neighborhood cleanup has been the priority for City crews. That will continue until 5 p.m., Thursday at wh…

Annual Wheeling Fire Hydrant Inspections to Begin Next Week


Beginning Monday, April 15, the Wheeling Fire Department will begin inspecting fire hydrants throughout all city neighborhoods. The process will take…

WVEMD Seeking Information on Flood Damage



City Crews Beginning to Collect Flood Debris


As flood waters recede, city crews are beginning to collect debris or damaged items that are landfill appropriate. Residents should place the items t…

City of Wheeling Flood Cleanup Information for Friday, April 5


According to the National Weather Service, the Ohio River in Wheeling crested around 8 p.m., Thursday at 41.49 feet. Water levels are continuing to d…

April 4 Ohio River Flood Information


Important Information from the Wheeling-Ohio County Emergency Management Agency and Wheeling Public Safety on today's (Thursday, April 4) Ohio River …

Time Change for Wheeling City Council Meeting


The City Council meeting slated for Friday, April 5 in Council Chambers will now begin at noon rather than 4 p.m. Please note the time change.

City Council Meeting Postponed Due to Weather


Due to inclement weather in the forecast and out an abundance of caution, Wheeling’s City Council meeting slated for 5:30 p.m., today in City Council…

Hempfield Tunnel is Open


The City Manager’s Office has announced that repair work on the Hempfield Tunnel is complete and that the tunnel has re-opened for public use. Wheeli…

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