Welcome To Charleston, West Virginia

The Cultural, Recreational, and Business Capital of the Appalachian Mountains

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Welcome to the City of Charleston, West Virginia, where our people are known for genuine hospitality and follow their passions to make our city a great place to live, visit and invest in the future. Charleston is the capital city of West Virginia, and our elected leaders and citizens work every day to develop our city as the cultural, recreational and business capital of the Appalachian Mountain region.

Mayor Danny Jones

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A group of people with a community organization have announced plans to have people pick up discarded needles
The Finance Committee of City Council met on March 12th, 2018 and recommended passage of the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2018-2019
The Charleston Police Department is now accepting applications for enrollment into the department's Junior Police and Leadership Academy
The Briar Hills Garden Club-Charleston, WV is seeking artists to design, fabricate, and install a permanent outdoor kinetic sculpture

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