Please Drive 25 in our Neighborhood
Virginia law states that the speed-limit in residential neighborhood is 25 MPH. The Fan is a walking-friendly neighborhood, please obey the speed limit and make it a safe place for our children and residents.
Graffiti Vandalism is a Crime!
The Fan is among the oldest collection of Victorian Houses in America and is on the register of Historic Places. Graffiti is a crime in the city, punishable by up to a year in jail. The citizens of the Fan go to court to make sure vandals get jail time, even for a first offense. So please respect the neighborhood. If you see Graffiti in progress please call 911 immediately.
Please Pick up after your Dog!
Picking up after you dog is the law, and it’s a neighborly thing to do. Fines up to $250 for each offense on our sidewalks, streets, alleys, tree wells and private property. (City Code Section 10-86)
Posting of Flyers and Signs
Posting flyers and signs on public property is illegal. Fines up to $50 for each sign, each day, may be assessed. (City Code Section 38-111)
Anyone can remove an illegal sign without liability. (Section 38-115)
Stow Trash Can and Recycle bins
Super cans and Recycle Bins must be removed from City Property by 7 PM on collection day. (City Code Section 86-44)
Report weeds over 12 inches high
We all want our historic neighborhood to look good. Often we find a property that needs help. You can report weeds over 12-inches in height to the property owner, or the city on 646-6419.
Report ABC Violations
Call 800-552-3200 to report ABC Violations. Or you can reach the neighborhood’s local agent at 804-213-4658.