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Holly Days Christmas Parade

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We cordially invite you to participate in our annual Christmas parade to be held December 10th , 2016, in Vienna, WV. All units, including cars, MUST be decorated for Christmas. No live Santa’s please!

The parade will form at Grand Central Ave. and 47th St. and end at 23rd St. Line-up begins at 9:30 a.m. The parade will start at 11:00 a.m. Please, no stopping along the parade route unless there is an emergency. RAIN OR SHINE!

Entry fee is at least a case of canned food for the Good Samaritan Center. Food can be dropped off at the Good Samaritan Center located at the Wayside Methodist Church located at 3001 Grand Central Ave. The office is located on the 30th St. entrance side. Items can be dropped off at the church before or after the parade or Monday-Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Thursday 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Following is a list of suggested items for the Christmas baskets: Hamburger and/or Tuna Helper, Evaporated Milk, Chicken Broth, Macaroni & Cheese, Stuffing Mix, Soups, Peanut Butter, Jell-O (regular or sugar free), Pudding (regular or sugar-free), Cake Mixes and Frosting, Sweet Potatoes, Cranberry Sauce, Pumpkin (can), and Green beans.

You can pick-up a registration form at the City Building and return there or click on the Christmas Parade Enrollment Form below. For questions, please call Linda Kern at 304-295-4541, Ext. 329 or lindakern@vienna-wv.com

PLEASE DON’T ASSUME THAT YOU CAN HAVE THE SAME SPOT AS YOU DID LAST YEAR. Line up varies from year to year due to the community growing. The lineup can be seen after December 1st, on the Vienna website at vienna-wv.com or contact Linda Kern at 304-295-4541, Ext329.

1st Line up / Holly Days Parade 2016

Starting at 46th Street & Grand Central Ave: No numbers

PHS ROTC

Bagpipes – Pipe & Drums (If weather is bad, PHS Band will fill this spot)

Parade Marshals- Terry & Bernie Lyons

Sr Mr & Ms – Donald Hupp & Ida Mae Blair

VFW Auxiliary

City Council

Mayor

PHS Band

Numbered floats:

  1. Good Samaritan Center
  2. Motorcycles
  3. OVU President – Harold Shank
  4. Mike Azinger- WV Delegate
  5. Unassigned-Other government people
  6. American Legion Riders, Post 15
  7. Aunt Aunties
  8. Chick-fil-a
  9. Pioneer Antique Auto Club
  10. Vienna Lions Club/ Carl Tanner
  11. Mister Bee Potato Chips
  12. American Heritage Girl Scout Troop # 1412
  13. American Heritage Girl Scout Troop# 1017
  14. Try Again Homes
  15. Vienna Public Library Cub Scout Pack 20
  16. Relay for Life
  17. Belpre Golden Eagle Mascot
  18. Mackenzie Flowerworks & Gifts
  19. Habitat for Humanity- Restore
  20. Appalachian Disc Golf
  21. Crazy Cake Café
  22. Vienna Elementary Viking Basketball Team
  23. Greenmont Girl Scouts
  24. Greenmont Elementary School & United Bank
  25. Fox’s Florist
  26. Gary Grimm
  27. E911 Wood County
  28. WTAP
  29. Salvation Army
  30. Michelle & Dave Hall
  31. Hall #2- Ray Walton Tractor
  32. Obermeyer’s Florist
  33. Big Red Archery
  34. unassigned
  35. Sandhill Explorers 4H
  36. Rock n Paws
  37. Stanley Electric
  38. PO Boy Off-Road 1 truck, 7 Jeeps
  39. DeBarr Trucking
  40. Aaron’s
  41. WC Emergency Communications
  42. Great Clips
  43. Party Supplies Creations
  44. Kiger Insurance
  45. Shears Distributing
  46. HIS Harvester
  47. Spaur Racing Team & Burger King

No numbers- 55th – 56th Street

  • Nemesisshriners – Shriners/ 15 Little cars
  • Hino
  • #1 Council Roger Conley float
  • #2 Fellowship Baptist float
  • #3 Antique car- Pastor/wife Fellowship Baptist Church

Numbers 48-55

1. ALL Ambulances & Fire Trucks

  1. Garage Trendz #1
  2. Garage Trendz #2
  3. GT Pre-Owned Auto Sales #3
  4. Wood County 4-H Royalty
  5. Kayla Layton- Miss Remembrance 2016
  6. Jorie Kennedy- WV 2016 Folk Festival Belle
  7. Sophia Strobl- Queen- Cinderella Scholarship
  8. Apple of your Eye Royalty float
  9. Breast Cancer Awareness Royalty float 64a Holly Days Toddler Royalty
  10. Bob Marshall- SANTA & Mrs. Claus
  11. Waiting @ 51st Street/ Horses to go behind Santa float
  12. Cart with guy to clean up after horses

Police Officer- Parade end

Gold Star Memorial Bricks

early_voteA “Gold Star Memorial” has been erected in the new “Spencer’s Landing” park facility in the City of Vienna. The memorial was established to honor and pay tribute to military veterans and their families. Spencer’s Landing (Old John Mansville site) is just located off of River Road in Vienna.

A portion of the memorial has been reserved for bricks that can be purchased to honor a family member, friend, or loved one, for their past or present military service. The cost of one brick is $25.00, which includes engraving and placement at the site.

Please click the link below for more information:

City Election 2016

THIS IS A CERTIFIED LIST OF BALLOT POSITIONS FOR CITY OF VIENNA CANDIDATES FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION SCHEDULED NOVEMBER 8, 2016.

 OFFICE OF MAYOR:             

  1. Randy Rapp
  2. Lawrence Wilson
  3. Tom Azinger

OFFICE OF RECORDER:        

  1. James R. Sims
  2. Cathy Smith 

OFFICE OF COUNCIL:           

  1. Bruce Rogers  
  2. Rod Shuman
  3. Harry Helmick
  4. Roger Bibbee 
  5. Norman Harris
  6. Victoria Sopranik
  7. Mike Elam
  8. Rick Phillips
  9. Larry Godfrey
  10.  Jim Miracle
  11. Jon Cain
  12. Gail Gaines
  13.  James R. Leach   
  14. Roger Conley  
  15. Brian Rader

**Red highlight denotes winner**

Gold Star Memorial

The City of Vienna would kindly ask that citizens from around the area submit “their Gold Star Service Member” to be memorialized in our very own Gold Star Memorial.  This monument will placed in our newly developed Spencer’s Landing overlooking the Ohio River.  A committee will select 5 service men and woman for this honor.  Please include the following for consideration:

  • Complete name, address, date of birth, rank and service
  • Include a brief description (page or less) on why you believe they should be chosen.
  • Picture in uniform (this picture will be used for the monument)
  • Email submissions to: goldstar@vienna-wv.com
  • Deadline August 19th, 2016

If you would like to read more about Gold Star memorials and the families that support it, please visit this link:  http://www.hwwmohfoundation.org/gold-star-monument.html

 

 

Live Streaming now available

The City of Vienna now has 2 live streaming cameras available to the public that are online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. The feed is located on the corner of 13th Ave & Grand Central Ave. These cameras can provide traffic conditions related to inclement weather, traffic congestion and more. To view, please visit http://vienna-wv.com/portal/live-feed/ or click the Live Feed tab in the top right corner of this page

911 Emergency Alert System

water_serviceWood County Emergency Alert System Keeps Citizens Safe and Informed with Everbridge Resident Alerts

Residents and Businesses Can Sign Up to Receive Critical Communications and Emergency Alerts

Wood County Emergency Alert System is now working with Everbridge, the worldwide leader in unified critical communications, to keep residents, staff and emergency personnel safe and informed with quick and reliable emergency notifications and public service announcements. The Wood County EmergencyAlert System will begin using Everbridge Resident Alerts to communicate with citizens and businesses during emergencies and other critical events. Residents are encouraged to register immediately to receive these alerts:www.woodcounty911.com

Wood County Emergency Alert System will use the Everbridge emergency notification system to alert residents about a variety of events, ranging from severe weather, fires, floods and other emergencies, to more routine announcements, such as road closures and water utility maintenance. Messages will be sent to residents on their preferred contact paths—cell phone, SMS, home phone, email, fax, pager and more—to ensure real-time access to potentially lifesaving information. Residents listed in the Wood County 911 database will be automatically subscribed to alerts by phone, but Everbridge allows citizens to self-register, provide additional contact information or opt out.

Register for Everbridge Resident Alerts now.

 

 

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