Fredericksburg City Beat

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Pamela Gould reports on City Hall. You can reach her at 540-735-1972 or Robyn Sidersky reports on city schools. You can reach her at 540-374-5413 or

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It’s your turn, Fredericksburg; here’s where to vote

Tomorrow Fredericksburg will elect a new mayor, two city council members and two school board members.

Vice Mayor Mary Katherine Greenlaw, City Councilman Fred Howe III and Matt Paxson will vie for the mayor’s seat.

City Councilwoman Kerry Devine, former City Councilman Matt Kelly, planning commissioner Roy McAfee and Paul Quinn will vie for two at large council seats.

School Board incumbents Pat Green and Rev. Jarvis Bailey will seek the two at large seats on the school board. They are running unopposed.

The polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. If you don’t know where your polling place is, click here.

Here is our election guide with videos and candidate biographies.  

Here’s a little more information on each candidate. 

Here’s where to vote:

Ward 1, Precinct 101: Hugh Mercer Elementary School Playroom, 2100 Cowan Blvd., 372-1101

Ward 2, Precinct 201: Dorothy Hart Community Center Gymnasium, 408 Canal St., 372-1086

Ward 3, Precinct 301: Walker–Grant Middle School, Home Economics Room, 1 Learning Lane, 891-2384

Ward 4, Precinct 401: New City Fellowship Church, 200 Prince Edward St., 372-1142

Ward 4, Precinct 402: VFW Post 3103, 2701 Princess Anne St., 373-3110

Registrar: 372-1030