Past Projects

Police Chief Recruitment Survey

The City of Virginia Beach is seeking input from the community to assist with the recruitment of the next Chief of Police. Your responses to this survey will help identify key...


COVID-19 Business Needs Assessment

The City is seeking public input to help identify critical needs and issues Virginia Beach business owners are experiencing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The survey will be open for responses...


COVID-19 Resident Needs Assessment Survey

The City is seeking public input to help identify critical needs and issues Virginia Beach residents are experiencing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Your feedback will help guide the draft...


Participate in Comprehensive Plan Development

Hello and thank you for participating in Phase One of our community input gathering for the Virginia Beach Comprehensive Plan. Your survey responses on general topics such as growth, preservation of open...

2020 Virginia Beach Point-in-Time Count

Using the map below, help us identify areas where individuals have been known to live without shelter. Virginia Beach is required to conduct an annual Point-in-Time (PIT) Count of its homeless population...


Virginia Beach Fire Department Citizen Survey

The Virginia Beach Fire Department is seeking input from the community. Do you think the fire department does a good job? Are you aware of all the services they provide? What suggestions do you have for...


Bow Creek SW Park Survey

The City of Virginia Beach departments of Public Works and Parks and Recreation recently offered a survey seeking public input to help transform the Bow Creek Golf Course into a 100-acre, multi-faceted,...


Planning for the Future: The City's Comprehensive Plan

Thank you in advance for participating! This survey is a Phase One tool in our multi-phased community input gathering process to update the City's Comprehensive Plan. Participation allows the...


Resort Area Strategic Action Plan 2019 Update

The Resort Area Strategic Action Plan was adopted in December of 2008. Since adoption, many of the strategic goals have been achieved through projects like the Laskin Gateway, the ViBe Connectivity Plan,...


Virginia Beach E-Scooter Policy and Use

E-scooters are a new shared mobility service in Virginia Beach that offer an additional transportation option for residents and guests. Data from your survey participation will add to the community’s...


VB Globally Inspired Gatherings 2020

Vote for your favorite global destinations!  VBGIGs is a new series of free and low-cost public performances taking place throughout the city at parks, libraries and performance venues. Help us plan the...

Resort Area Strategic Action Plan

The Resort Area Strategic Action Plan was adopted in December of 2008. Since adoption, many of the strategic goals have been achieved through projects like the Laskin Gateway, the ViBE Connectivity Plan,...


Rudee Loop Wall Mural

Which mural design captivates you most? Choose now! Okay, Virginia Beach, there’s an old wall at Rudee Loop that really needs an artistic makeover! We put the call out to artists for mural ideas...


Therapeutic Recreation and Inclusion Support Services

Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation offers specific services and programs to help enrich the lives of individuals with disabilities. Our Inclusion Support Services provides accommodations for individuals...


Dog Leash Laws on the Beach

Currently, City Code 6-5. - Animals on Beach and Adjacent Areas allows dogs on any city beach off of their leash and under control of the owner. The only exceptions are from Memorial Day to Labor...


VBPD Mission Survey

The Virginia Beach Police Department is updating its mission statement and needs your input. Your participation is important because we realize how critical it is to develop a mission statement that reflects...


Housing & Neighborhood Preservation Draft FY 19 Annual Action Plan

Each year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires that the City of Virginia Beach submit an Annual Action Plan. The plan outlines how the city will use and allocate funding...


VB 2019 Planning and Beyond

The Virginia Beach City Council is seeking residents' input on what they believe should be the City's goals and priorities. The feedback will help the Council plan for and allocate resources.  Deadline...


Mural Art for Recreation Centers

5 FINALISTS, 3 REC CENTERS..... VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE! A local competition for mural concepts at the Bayside, Great Neck and Princess Anne Recreation Centers drew great submissions. The choices have...


Francis Land House Proposed World War II Exhibit

This survey asks for your input about features you might like to see included in a proposed World War II exhibition. The Virginia Beach Historic Houses Foundation is exploring an opportunity...


Small Business Support

What training/support would add value to your small business?  The City of Virginia Beach is seeking input to help plan programs and workshops for 2019 that are aligned with the needs of small...


Resort Area Parking

The City of Virginia Beach is exploring ways to improve upon the resort area parking experience for residents and visitors. The feedback from this survey will be used to evaluate current parking operations...


Stairway Mural Art for Mount Trashmore

Please vote for your favorite design! Survey Open through March 7, 2018.  The City of Virginia Beach Office of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation, sought...


Atlantic Ave. Off-Season Parking Trial

The City of Virginia Beach is exploring ways to help increase visitation to the oceanfront area during the off season. One of the ideas being considered is to offer free parking in targeted locations....


Dome Site Project

The City of Virginia Beach is looking to develop the property where the old Dome pavillion used to be into a family-friendly, unique, multi-block mixed use destination infill redevelopment...


Entertainment District

The Entertainment District is the area between 14th and 20th streets bounded by the oceanfront and Birdneck Rd. The focus of the Entertainment District, as outlined in the Resort Area...