When you adopt a storm drain through the City of Virginia Beach Adopt-a-Drain program, you are volunteering to keep your storm drain clear from debris, such as grass clippings, leaves, pine needles, sediment, and trash. By taking care of your adopted storm drain, you’re helping to keep our local waterways clean and healthy.
Borrow popular movies, music, audiobooks, and television shows from your local library and play them on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. All you need is a library account from your local library. Titles stream instantly and are automatically returned at the end of the lending period.
Did you know your local library has thousands of e-books, audiobooks, and magazines? You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand.
Park and pay at City‐owned metered spaces and lots at the Oceanfront with the PassportParking® app, your smartphone, and a credit card. The app is fast and convenient and allows you to extend your parking time if needed and even receive alerts letting you know when your time is about to expire.
VB Connect is the official mobile app for the City of Virginia Beach. As your personal gateway to City information and services, VB Connect empowers you to perform a range of activities in one app: Get live City parking updates for the Oceanfront. Explore City employment opportunities. Make payments. Locate property information. Find trash and recycling pickup schedules. Discover voting locations. Signup for alerts. Receive emergency preparedness information. Learn about City news and events. And there’s more to come.
Looking for something to do in Virginia Beach? Find it on VB Events. From concerts and plays at the Sandler Center to fun activities at a city park, VB Events has you covered! Browse events (and find parking!). VB Events include:
- City Public Meetings
- Parks & Recreation, Virginia Beach Public Libraries, and other City events
- Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Museum
- Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau
- Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
When you find what you’re looking for, you can add it to your calendar and share it with friends and family.
VB Park Finder
Find parks and their amenities near you! Discover new parks in Virginia Beach with VB Park Finder. Search over 200 parks and park facilities by name, proximity, and/or amenities. Search results display both in a list and on a map, and selecting a park allows you to view details including park address, amenities, hours, driving directions, and upcoming events. At home or on the go, you can find the nearest park and share your visit with family and friends on Facebook and Twitter. View upcoming events from Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation with the event calendar.
Here’s a one-stop shop for you to report a problem. Whether it’s a pothole, street light out, graffiti, flooding, or other local problems that are a safety hazard or eyesore, the VB Works app makes reporting a problem easier than ever. The app uses your GPS to identify your location, provides a list of appropriate issues, and also allows you to snap a photo to add to your service request. Reports are automatically sent to the city and routed to the appropriate city department for resolution. You’ll also be able to follow your issue from the time it is reported until it is resolved.