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Department of  Economic Development and Tourism

August 19, 2021
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Rob Maple, president of the Fredericksburg Trails Alliance (FredTrails), talks with Bill Freehling about the existing and newly completed multi-use trails at Fredericksburg's Motts Run Reservoir.  There are now more than 12 miles of biking and hiking trails at Motts Run, including one that goes all the way around the reservoir.  For more information about FredTrails, go to

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FXBG statistics for first quarter of 2021

By Amy Peregoy on Aug 18, 2021 03:09 pm
Our quarterly statistical report provides data on City tax revenues, commercial sales, employment, new businesses and more.

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Fun Land plans for new Drop Tower

By Lily Eghtessad on Aug 17, 2021 12:02 pm
Fredericksburg's Fun Land amusement park is working with the City of Fredericksburg to add a new Drop Tower attraction to the park.

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NPS cleaning up Lee Drive from microburst

By Bill Freehling on Aug 16, 2021 12:19 pm
The National Park Service (NPS) is cleaning up Lee Drive in the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park following a severe windstorm/microburst.

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Downtown Greens pursuing 56-acre site

By Bill Freehling on Aug 13, 2021 10:52 am
A Fredericksburg-based nonprofit is under contract to purchase a 56-acre property in the Battlefield Industrial Park off State Route 3.

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