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TOWN NOTICE: Yard waste and chipper collection

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The Town will begin collecting yard waste Wednesday, March 27, 2019 through January 17, 2020.

Collection is every Wednesday except any week that the Town offices are closed due to a holiday. Please note the following rules and regulations for collection:

  • Please have Yard Waste set out at the curb prior to 7:00 a.m. on Wednesdays.
  • Place all grass clippings, weeds, and leaves in reusable containers (such as Rubbermaid type bins or cardboard boxes), biodegradable bags, or plastic bags. ALL BAGS ARE TO BE UNTIED.
  • Do not use Town roll-out carts.
  • Do not mix trash, dirt, rocks, or other debris with yard waste.
  • Root balls, stumps, and firewood logs will not be collected.
  • Bushes and hedges pulled out by their roots will not be collected.
  • Brush must be bundled with rope or heavy twine, cut shorter than 5 ft in length, and weighs less than 50 lbs.
  • The chipper will only take limbs longer than 5 ft in length and up to 8 inches in diameter. The limbs should be stacked and facing the same direction with the cut ends facing the road.
  • The chipper cannot take vines, weeping willow branches, or bamboo.
  • To schedule the chipper, a call must be placed to Public Works at 540-635-7819.

The Town does not collect contractor work. All contractors must purchase a dump ticket at the Finance Office located at 102 E Main St to dispose of the items at the Manassas Ave extended site.

Department of Public Works (540) 635-7819, Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm

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TOWN NOTICE: Voluntary reduction of electric consumption

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As temperatures are expected to reach well into the 90’s in the next few days, the Town of Front Royal’s electric customers are being asked to conserve power. If we can conserve during these peak hours (3:pm – 6:pm), we can save on transmission and capacity costs, and help keep the electricity rates low. The Town requests electric customers to voluntarily reduce energy consumption beginning today, July 2, 2019 from 3:pm – 6:pm.

Customers can take simple conservation steps such as:

• shutting off lights when not needed

• avoid using ovens/stoves from 3:pm-6:pm

• unplugging small appliances and electric chargers

• raising the air conditioner thermostat, a degree or two

• doing laundry and other household chores that require hot water or electricity during hours other than 3:pm-6:pm

• turning off televisions, computers, radios and other electronic devices when not being used.

If you have any questions or concerns please call the Energy Services Department at (540) 635-3027, Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:30pm

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TOWN NOTICE: UPDATE – Road Work-N Shenandoah Ave & W 14th St

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The Town of Front Royal will be having contractor, Bushong Contracting, completing Water Infrastructure Improvements this summer on N. Shenandoah Avenue and W. 14th Street starting May 15th-July 31, 2019.

At times traffic patterns will change having various lane shifts but proper signs will be in place. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of crews working.

We will post updates regularly of where they will be working and if during the day or at night by Public Notices, Facebook and Local channel 16.

June 10-21-8am-5pm; W 14th St. (various lane closures and traffic pattern shifts).

Department of Public Works (540) 635-7819

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TOWN NOTICE: Scheduled Power Outage – Westminster Dr, Devin Ct & Windsor Ct

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The Town of Front Royals Energy Services Department will be performing electrical maintenance on Wednesday, June 5, from 11 am – 12 pm.

During this time, residents on Westminster Dr, Devin Ct, and Windsor Ct will be without power.

In the event of rain or bad weather, maintenance will be rescheduled to Friday, June 7, from 11 am – 12 pm.

Feel free to call the Energy Services Department with questions at (540) 635-3027

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TOWN NOTICE: UPDATE-Road Work-N Shenandoah Ave & W 14th St

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The Town of Front Royal will be having contractor, Bushong Contracting, completing Water Infrastructure Improvements this summer on N. Shenandoah Avenue and W. 14th Street starting May 15th-July 31, 2019.

At times traffic patterns will change having various lane shifts but proper signs will be in place. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of crews working.

The Town will post updates regularly of where they will be working and if during the day or at night by Public Notices, Facebook and Local channel 16.

May 28-8am-5pm; W 18th St. lane shift Southbound lane

May 29-May 31-W 14th St inside lanes will be closed; outside lanes available

NIGHTWORK-May 19; 9pm-6am-will be digging across N. Shenandoah Avenue. Lanes will be shifted at times.

NIGHTWORK June 2-6;9pm-6am-

Department of Public Works (540) 635-7819

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TOWN NOTICE: Bridge repairs on Commerce Avenue

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The Town of Front Royal Streets Department will be doing bridge repairs and will have a lane closure on Commerce Avenue Bridge between Main Street and Manassas Street, May 24 from 9am-2pm. An arrow board will be in place along with signs. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of crews working.

Department of Public Works 540-635-7819

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TOWN NOTICE: Asphalt repairs – 6th Street

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The Town of Front Royal’s Street Maintenance Department will have lane closure on 6th Street from New Avenue to Midland Avenue to complete asphalt repairs. Repairs will begin May 23, 2019 (Weather Permitting) between the hours of 9am and 2pm. Signs will be in place and flaggers will be directing traffic. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of flaggers and crews working.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call Public Works at 540-635-7819.

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