UPDATED July 1, 2020:

City Emergency Contacts & Info

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City Emergency Contacts

Police non-emergency: 757-220-2331 (in an emergency call 911)

Fire non-emergency: 757-220-6220 (in an emergency call 911) 

Public Works: 757-220-6140 (After hours 220-6196)

Human Services: Call the City’s Human Services Department at 220-6161 for special needs assistance

City Manager's Office: 757-220-6100

If the City declares a local emergency you will be notified that the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has been activated. Emergency Operations Center: 444 N. Boundary Street, 757-259-7200

Shelter: The City of Williamsburg operates a shelter at the Quarterpath Recreation Center, 202 Quarterpath Road. The City will make an announcement through local media if the shelter has been opened. Information on what to bring is available for download here.

Know your Neighborhood Response Team (NRT). The NRTs are trained citizen volunteers in your neighborhood who assist City officials during emergencies. For more information, contact Human Services Director Peter Walentisch at 757-220-6161

Evacuation: The City of Williamsburg is a host jurisdiction during an evacuation of coastal areas. If citizens need to evacuate, Interstate 64 and Route 60 West are the primary routes to leave the City.

How to stay informed:

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Dominion VA Power: 1-866-366-4357 or
Virginia Natural Gas: 1-877-572-3342 or
Cox Communications: 1-757-224-1111 or
Verizon Telephone: 1-800-275-2355 or

Other Municipalities and Organizations

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