Welcome to Princeton, WV



Welcome to Princeton, WV



Welcome to Princeton, WV



Welcome to Princeton, WV



Welcome to Princeton, WV



Welcome to Princeton, WV



Heart of Mercer County

The City of Princeton, known as the “Heart of Mercer County,” is nestled amidst the beautiful landscapes of West Virginia.

With its rich history and vibrant culture, Princeton stands as a beacon of tradition and progress. The City’s downtown area boasts a blend of historic architecture and modern amenities, creating a unique tapestry that reflects the city’s journey through time. Visitors can explore the locally-owned shops, dine in charming restaurants, and experience the genuine hospitality of the community.

Surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, outdoor enthusiasts can indulge in a variety of recreational activities, from biking to exploring nearby parks. Princeton’s commitment to green spaces and a healthy lifestyle makes it a haven for nature lovers.

As the “Heart of Mercer County,” Princeton, WV serves as the economic and cultural hub of the region. Its diverse population contributes to a dynamic tapestry of traditions, making it a melting pot of experiences. The City’s commitment to education and community engagement fosters a sense of unity, creating a place where everyone feels at home.

Discover the City of Princeton, where the heartbeat of Mercer County resonates in every corner and where the past and present seamlessly intertwine to create a city that is both timeless and forward-looking.

A graphic of Mercer County in blue with a white heart marking the location of Princeton.

News & Updates

Keep up to date with the City of Princeton, WV press releases and news!

 

Legal Notice – April 2024 Meeting Schedule

COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT COMMISSION-Monday, April 1st 2024, 10:00 a.m., in the Board Room of the Municipal Building, 800 Bee Street, Princeton, WV; PUBLIC WORKS AND RECREATION COMMITTEE- Wednesday, April 10th ,2024, 1:00 p.m., in the Board Room of the Municipal Building,...

Legal Notice – March 2024 Meeting Schedule

COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT COMMISSION- Monday, March 4th 2024, 10:00 a.m., in the Board Room of the Municipal Building, 800 Bee Street, Princeton, WV;PLANNING COMMISSION- Monday, March 4th, 2024, 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building, 800 Bee Street,...

Legal Notice – Public Hearing 3/4/24

CLASS I LEGAL NOTICE City of Princeton ATTENTION PRINCETON RESIDENTS- PUBLIC HEARING The Planning Commission for the City of Princeton, WV will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, the 4th day of March, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building,...

City Council Agenda – 2/26/24

CITY COUNCILREVISEDREGULAR MEETINGMonday, February 26, 2024 6:30 p.m. AGENDA INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE CALL TO ORDER PUBLIC HEARING FOR APPLICATION SEEKING PY 2024 STATE/HUD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT FUNDING RESOLUTION FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK...

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It’s time to lace up your shoes and head to the park for a game of pick-up or play a round of HORSE.

Twelve new basketball goals are being installed in the city’s parks. New poles and polycarbonate backboards are replacing the older goal systems that are at the playgrounds on Valley Street, Lower Pine Street, Knob Street, Washington Avenue, and Oliver Avenue.
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It’s time to lace up your shoes and head to the park for a game of pick-up or play a round of HORSE.

Twelve new basketball goals are being installed in the city’s parks. New poles and polycarbonate backboards are replacing the older goal systems that are at the playgrounds on Valley Street, Lower Pine Street, Knob Street, Washington Avenue, and Oliver Avenue.Image attachmentImage attachment

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Couper Mann

I enjoy watch the ball players when I enjoy the dog park with my fur family.

That's great. It gives the kids someplace to practice and advance their skills.

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The new ADA compliant sidewalk in front of Straley Elementary will be completed soon. This sidewalk is part of two sidewalk replacement projects that are now underway. ... See MoreSee Less

The new ADA compliant sidewalk in front of Straley Elementary will be completed soon. This sidewalk is part of two sidewalk replacement projects that are now underway.Image attachment

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Great job

I must be getting old, that’s still Princeton Jr High to me 😩

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The City of Princeton, as we all know, has many unique and wonderful businesses! Many of them have signature products or unforgettable decorations. We want to see if you know the Princeton business that is featured in this photo. Place YOUR GUESS in the comment section. Check back Friday and see if your guess was correct.
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Mercer street

Angelo’s

Angelos

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