City Council 2nd District Vacancy
Deadline for letters of interest and/or resumes is 12:00pm (noon) on Friday, May 9, 2014.
2014 Spring Paving will begin around May 12th. For a complete list of roads that are scheduled to be paved, click HERE .
SPRING CLEAN UP WEEK IN THE CITY OF FAIRMONT
The week of April 28th - May 2nd
Spring has finally arrived so if you are ready to finally clean out your basement or garage, this is a great week to do it! Republic Services has scheduled their annual Spring Clean Up Week for City of Fairmont residents during the week of April 28th - May 2nd. They will collect your extra items on your normal garbage pick up day. Here are some rules:
* If you are throwing out paint cans, the paint must be dry in the can.
* If you are throwing out carpet, it needs to be in 4' bound bundles.
* Items that will NOT be accepted include:
Appliances that have not had freon removed
Tires (if you have computers or televisions, you need to contact Republic
Services for their E-Waste collection)
Please try and organize everything as much as possible to make the job a little easier for the drivers/collectors.
If you have a large amount of garbage or if you have any questions as to what can or cannot be placed out for collection, please contact Republic Services at 304-366-8900.
April 26, 2014
8am – 2pm
with a superhero theme.
Fairmont's Arts and Music Series will be held:
Veteran's Square Plaza
4pm - Dark
Bring your chair and enjoy live music and entertainment!
2013 AUDIT IS NOW AVAILABLE TO VIEW HERE
GREAT NEWS FOR THE
devastating fire destroyed the new playground equipment at Bellview Park,
community members are coming together to help revitalize this neighborhood
treasure. Thanks do a donation from Parks Commissioner Joe Manchin, IV
and for the work of Bellview Resident Jessica Holt-Whaley in helping to obtain
a Bowers Grant, work will soon begin to bring this community park back to
equipment has been torn down. Marion County Parks and Recreation
Commission (MCPARC) will be aerating and seeding the area in the next couple of
weeks. Shortly after that, the installation process will begin on the new
interested in volunteering their time to help with this project is asked to
contact Mark Miller in the City of Fairmont Planning Department at 304-366-6211, Ext. 333.
FAIRMONT 101 TO BEGIN IN APRIL
Fairmont 101 is a program designed by the City of Fairmont to educate citizens on the roles and responsibilities of local government through a series of nine two-hour sessions. MORE INFO
NEW CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER TO OPEN SOON!!!
In our continuing efforts to better serve our customers, the City of Fairmont Water Board will move its Customer Service functions to a new location at 109 Merchant Street (currently the Wesbanco Bank Building) in Fairmont. This will offer easier access, parking & a drive-thru window. The move is scheduled to take place the during first half of 2014.
More information will follow in the near future.
PUBLIC NOTICE - AMR PROJECT - from David Sago, Utilities Manager
City of Fairmont Utilities Personnel will be in your area marking with flags the location of your water meter as a start to our Automated Meter Reading (AMR) Project.
Yellow/Orange Flags - Means work needs done to the meter well
Blue Flags - Means all good
You will also see the contractor for the project C.I. Thornburg's trucks and personnel in your area. C.I. Thornburg will be making repairs to your water meter well along with the City of Fairmont Utilities. If you have any questions, please call 304-366-6231 or 304-366-6232. Thank you for your patience and support during this project.
BIG NEWS FOR DOWNTOWN FAIRMONT!!! Pierpont Community and Technical College moved their administrative offices and many of their classes to Veterans Square in July, 2013. City Manager Jay Rogers proudly welcomes President Doreen Larson and Board of Governors Chair Earl McConnell (in photo), staff and students to Downtown Fairmont.
FALL PAVING - Click HERE for the list of roads that were paved during the 2013 fall paving.
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