Greene, Fraker Promoted To Fire Department Captains

Fire Department

Effective July 17, firefighters Kevin Greene and Aaron Fraker were promoted to the rank of captain with their swearing-in ceremony taking place tomorrow, July 22 at 2:00 p.m. at the Martinsville Fire Department. According to Fire Chief Terry Anderson, Greene and Fraker are great team members. “Both Kevin and Aaron bring a new and young perspective to our department and …

Mayoral Statement: flags at half-staff until Friday to honor Baton Rouge police officers

Mayor's Office

In accordance with a presidential proclamation, Governor Mike Pence directed flags to be flown at half-staff until Friday, July 22 to honor the police officers killed and injured in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Please join me in keeping these dedicated public safety servants and their loved ones in your thoughts and prayers. This directive is a continuation of a previous directive …

Trash And Grass Disposal Reminders

News

With last week being Bulk Trash Week on the City’s new quarterly schedule, residents are reminded that until the next Bulk Trash Week October 3-7, any bulk items should be taken to the transfer station at 45 Rose Street. All trash put out for collection must be bagged including any loose trash items. Grass clippings should be in separate bags …

Mayoral message about mass shooting in Orlando

Mayor's Office

The horrific news we woke up to this morning about the mass shooting at an Orlando night club is heartbreaking. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends of those killed and injured. We also pray for the first responders and law enforcement officials on the scene and who are working diligently on this case. May God …

City Pool Opening Delayed Until Week Of June 6

Department of Parks and City Properties

Kohl administration committed to resolving recently discovered maintenance issue A filter problem allowing sand into the Jimmy Nash City Park pool recently discovered by new Parks Department staff means a new filter system and water testing have to happen before the pool can open for the summer season. According to Department of Parks and City Properties Director Brad Bales, the …