News Flash

Posted on: June 1, 2018

June is National Safety Month

june safety month

While National Safety Month traditionally refers to protection against accidents, IPV (intimate partner violence) crimes are another important part of the conversation. Safety is the main component of IPV, DV (domestic violence) and SA (sexual assault) pr...

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Colonial Community Corrections
Posted on: February 23, 2016

$450,000 in DOJ Funding For Sexual Assault Prevention Initiatives in Williamsburg

DOJ news.jpg

On Sept. 28, 2015, U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced that the Department of Justice has awarded the James City County Police Department in Williamsburg, Virginia $450,000 through a grant to support programs that help prevent sexual assault...

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Colonial Community Corrections
Posted on: April 9, 2018

IPV & Pregnancy

Alliance on Violence Against Women (AVAW) logo

IPV (intimate partner violence) crimes affect everyone in our community. In this new webisode, learn facts about the impact IPV crimes have on pregnant women and how you can assist them.Please watch and share the new webisode to spread the knowledge towar...

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IPV & Pregnancy Colonial Community Corrections
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Webisode #6 Now Available

Alliance on Violence Against Women (AVAW) logo

To mark the last day of National Domestic Violence Awareness month...The new webisode titled " After The Call" explores what services and pathways are open to intimate partner violence (IPV), sexual assault, and stalking victims in the James Cit...

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Webisode #6: After The Call Colonial Community Corrections

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 15, 2018

Sands Anderson Opens in McLaws Circle

Sands Anderson Ribbon Cutting

James City County is pleased to announce that Sands Anderson PC has held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their new office at 263 McLaws Circle, Suite 205. Sands Anderson is a midsize, Mid-Atlantic litigation and transaction law firm representing bu...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 8, 2018

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Debuts Billsburger

Billsburger

On Monday, June 11 from 4-9 p.m., FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude) will debut at Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) located at 2054 Jamestown Road. In honor of their inauguration at Billsburg, Chef Jim Kennedy has crafted a special burger, the Billsbu...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 4, 2018

June 21 is Jamestown Jams Featuring “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective

The Originals NF

Come and enjoy free live music on June 21 with “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective as they perform during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park. “The Originals” will highlight four local songwriters d...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Ariya Jutanugarn is the 2018 Kingsmill Championship Winner

KM Winner

The winner of the 2018 Kingsmill Championship is Ariya Jutanugarn, who becomes the second LPGA player with multiple wins at The Kingsmill Championship. Jutanugarn last won The Kingsmill Championship in 2016. In 2017, Lexi Thompson was the winner. Cristie ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

Port of Virginia

NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe on Wednesday announced that The Port of Virginia® has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia International Gateway (VIG) that clears the way for the port to begin work on doubling capacity at the...

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Additional Info... Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 16, 2018

Fire Damages Home in James City County

James City County Fire Department

James City County firefighters responded to a structure fire today June 16, 2018 in the 2200 block of Carriage House Way at the Monticello at Powhatan townhouse complex. A 911 call was received at 3:24 p.m. reporting the fire, with firefighters arriving a...

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Fire Department
Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

Illegal

The possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling or use of fireworks in James City County is a class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in jail and/or $2,500 fine. Professional displays, such as can be seen at Busch Gardens, are allowed throu...Read on...

Additional Info... Fire Department
Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

smoke alarm

Residents of Pocahontas Trail were awakened early Feb. 29 by the sound of smoke alarms ringing through the house. Everyone exited safely and the Fire Department was called. Fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke inside the house and smoldering fire near e...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: February 29, 2016

ISO Rating Change Could Reduce Insurance Costs

Firefighter with hydrant

The Fire Department has received the second highest possible rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), a distinction that may qualify homeowners and businesses for lower property insurance premiums. Effective March 1, 2016, James City County Fire D...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 29, 2015

File of Life

File of Life

In an emergency, ambulance providers need to know your medical history to decide how best to take care of you. Searching for medication bottles or trying to remember dosages is the last thing you want to be doing if you or a loved one needs help. That’s w...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Safe Needle Disposal

Do Not Recycle Needles

If you check your blood sugar or inject medications at home it is important to dispose of your used needles and lancets safely. You can purchase a special container from most pharmacies, or use an empty household container that is leak proof, made of heav...Read on...

Additional Info... Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: June 6, 2018

Onterio Dimitri Brown

Onterio Brown

Onterio Dimitri Brown: last known address is Dehaven Court, James City County, VA. Brown is 37 years old, 5’10” and 165 lbs. Brown has outstanding felony warrants for malicious wounding and malicious wounding by mob.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Kevin Lamark Jackson

kevin lamark jackson

Kevin Lamark Jackson: last known address is Merrimac Trail, Williamsburg, VA. Jackson is 42 years old, 5’5” and 170 lbs. Jackson has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County General District Court for failure to appear (original charge is...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Joey Jonte Miles

joey jonte miles

Joey Jonte Miles: last known address is Lynn Circle, Toano, VA. Miles is 31 years old, 5’8” and 140 lbs. Miles has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for failure to appear on a charge of possession of a controlled subs...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

David Jerome Frye

David Jerome Frye

David Jerome Frye: last known address is Concord, James City County, VA. Frye is 22 years old, 6’4” and 200 lbs. Frye has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court (original charge is possession of marijua...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Rodney Johnson (AKA: Rodney Dushack)

Rodney Johnson

Rodney Johnson (AKA: Rodney Dushack): last known address Mooretown Road, James City County, VA. Johnson is 49 years old and 6’8”. Johnson is wanted on charges of aggravated assault by strangulation and felony assault.

Media Contact:Step...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Troy Lamont Ashby

troy lamont ashby

Troy Lamont Ashby: last known address is Hampton, VA. Ashby is 41 years old, 5’5” and 140 lbs. Ashby is wanted on two charges of distribution of cocaine.

Media Contact:Stephanie Williams, Police Spokesperson757-259-5173, 757-592-5618; s...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Larry Batts

larry batts

Larry Batts: last known address Centerville Road in James City County. He is 56 years old, 5’8”, 160 and 160 lbs. Batts is wanted for aggravated sexual battery and revocation of a suspended sentence.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe: last known address Lakepoint Court, James City County, VA. Sharpe is 28 years old, 5’11” and 130 lbs. Sharpe is wanted on charges of credit card theft, credit card fraud, grand larceny and failure to appear.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Karl Scott Knoyer

karl scott knoyer

Karl Scott Knoyer: last known address is Carol Lane, James City County, VA. Knoyer is 28 years old, 6’ and 185 lbs. Knoyer is wanted on two charges of failure to appear in Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court and a probation violation.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.

corey delmont bryant sr.

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.: last known address Capital Landing Road, Williamsburg, VA. Bryant, Sr. is 47 years old, 5’10” and 210 lbs. Bryant, Sr. is wanted on charges of credit card theft and unauthorized use of a vehicle.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Michelle Marie Roush

michelle marie roush

Michelle Marie Roush: last known address Prosperity Court in James City County, VA. She is 29 years old, 5’3” and 115 lbs. Roush is wanted on a Felony Capias (original charge: felony shoplifting).

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Ryan DeCarlo Braxton

Ryan Decarlo Braxton

Ryan DeCarlo Braxton: last known address Burton Woods Drive, James City County, VA. Braxton is 42 years old, 5’9” and 180 lbs. Braxton is wanted on charges of abduction, grand larceny and domestic assault and battery.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson)

sibylla coles

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson): last known address Little Creek Dam Road, Toano, VA. Coles is 45 years old, 5’4” and 195 lbs. Coles is wanted on a felony charge of possession of a schedule I, II controlled substance.

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Boryce Leon Jones

Boryce Leon Jones

Boryce Leon Jones: last known address Jackson Street in James City County, VA. Jones is 38 years old, 5’10” and 198 lbs. Jones is wanted on felony indictments for possession of cocaine and distribution of cocaine (2nd offense).

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Most Wanted

News Flash

Posted on: June 19, 2018

June 21 Jamestown Jams Concert Featured on Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

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Laura Messer, the Tourism and Marketing Coordinator for James City County, joins the podcast this week to talk about the free outdoor concert series, Jamestown Jams! The next concert is Thursday, June 21 with an acoustic songwriter showcase by “...

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Jamestown Jams June 2018 News Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2018

County Cooling Centers Open, Cooling Assistance Available

Hot Sun

High temperatures and humidity are expected in the James City County area this week. Need a place to cool off? Citizens and visitors can head to the James City County Recreation Center at 5301 Longhill Road. The Recreation Center will serve as the County'...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2018

County Residents Invited to July 11 Neighborhood Forum

Neighborhood Forum July 11 6:30 p.m.

James City County residents are invited to attend the next Neighborhood Forum on July 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road.Chief Brad Rinehimer from the James City County Police Department will be the featured spe...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2018

Fire Damages Home in James City County

James City County Fire Department

James City County firefighters responded to a structure fire today June 16, 2018 in the 2200 block of Carriage House Way at the Monticello at Powhatan townhouse complex. A 911 call was received at 3:24 p.m. reporting the fire, with firefighters arriving a...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Agricultural & Forestal District Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for June 21

AFD Scheduled

The Agricultural & Forestal District (AFD) Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, June 21 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • Croaker AFD Renewal
  • Hill Pleasant Farms AFD Renewal
  • Barnes Swamp AFD Renewal
  • Cranston’s Pond AFD Renewal
  • Wright’s Island AFD Re...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Temporary Jolly Pond Road Closure

Jolly Pond Closure

A small portion of Jolly Pond Road will be closed to thru traffic from 8 a.m. on Monday, June 18 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20.  The closure will be located at the "End of State Maintenance" section of Jolly Pond Road located near ...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Sands Anderson Opens in McLaws Circle

Sands Anderson Ribbon Cutting

James City County is pleased to announce that Sands Anderson PC has held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their new office at 263 McLaws Circle, Suite 205. Sands Anderson is a midsize, Mid-Atlantic litigation and transaction law firm representing bu...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for June 20

Development Review Committee

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, June 20 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • C-0025-2018, Forest Heights Master Plan Amendment
  • C-0038-2018, Chickahominy Riverfront Park Kayak Launch and Boathouse Expansion

All meet...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2018

Police Seek Assistance in Identifying Credit Card Fraud Suspect

Credit Card Fraud Suspect

On April 26, a fraudulent credit card was used to make purchases at a Panera Bread in Newport News, the Panera Bread in James City County and at Lowe’s located at 801 E. Rochambeau Drive in York County. The purchase made at Lowe’s was pre-ordered via tele...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 13, 2018

What Happened at the June 12 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

Eagle Scouts

Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the June 12, 2018 meeting.Special thanks to our Eagle Scout pledge leaders!Consent Calendar

  1. Minutes Adoption, Approved 5-0
  2. Zero Tolerance for Litter Resolution and Policy G...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Social Services to Host Avoiding Scams Workshop

Avoiding Scams Workshop

Scams, fraud and identity theft are becoming bigger problems every day. If you have ever been hoodwinked by an internet scam, found yourself the victim of identity theft, or just hesitated to enter your credit card information for that online purchase, jo...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2018

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Debuts Billsburger

Billsburger

On Monday, June 11 from 4-9 p.m., FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude) will debut at Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) located at 2054 Jamestown Road. In honor of their inauguration at Billsburg, Chef Jim Kennedy has crafted a special burger, the Billsbu...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Project: 547

Project 547 News Flash

James City County is celebrating the longest day of the year, June 21, with more than a dozen free and fun activities. Join us from sunrise to sunset. There’s something for everyone!5:47-7 a.m.Sunrise Paddle (ages 12+)Bring your own kayak or borrow ours!J...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Recruiting Applicants for Social Services Advisory Board

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James City County Social Services is looking for citizens interested in serving on the Social Services Advisory Board. Advisory Board members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors for a four-year term. The Board serves in an advisory capacity in all m...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Police Invite You and Your Kids to Ice Cream with a Cop

Ice Cream with a Cop

In an effort to reach kids and adults alike, James City County Police Department offers Ice Cream with a Cop, a spin-off of Coffee with a Cop, but for kids. Ice Cream with a Cop aims to bridge relationships between local police officers and kids in a fun ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Neighborhoods Invited to Join Police for National Night Out

national night out 2018

On Aug. 7, James City County neighborhoods are invited to join forces with police and thousands of communities nationwide for the 35th Annual National Night Out.National Night Out heightens crime and drug prevention awareness; generates support for local ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Police Host Coffee With A Cop

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

You’re invited to join James City County police at Jimmy’s Oven and Grill at 7201 Richmond Road on June 22, 10 a.m.-noon. County Officers will join citizens in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships and dr...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Need Help with Cooling this Summer?

Cooling

As the days heat up, it becomes more important to keep homes cool and comfortable. The Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Social Services offers an Energy Assistance Program to eligible citizens, which includes Cooling Assistance.Cooling Assistance he...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Police and Fire Host Coffee with First Responders

coffee with first responders

You’re invited to join James City County Police and Fire Departments at Fire Station 2 at 8429 Pocahontas Trail on June 27, 9-11 a.m. for Coffee With First Responders. County Officers and Firefighter/Medics will join citizens in an informal setting to dri...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 4, 2018

June 21 is Jamestown Jams Featuring “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective

The Originals NF

Come and enjoy free live music on June 21 with “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective as they perform during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park. “The Originals” will highlight four local songwriters during a Jamestown Jams takeover. &nb...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2018

June Events

June Flash_2017 (002)

Aquatics

Learn to SwimThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open until June 8. Registration for July classes opens June 26-July 6. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recre...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Splash Pad, County's Outdoor Pools Open

NewsFlash_SplashPad_new

The County’s two outdoor pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County Park in Toano. A new splash pad is open at Chickahominy Riverfront Park this summer, offering visitors a camping theme aquatic area featuring ground sprays, rain t...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2018

Mosquito Season Closes In

Mosquitos

They’re coming. Are you ready? Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they can carry viruses and can make you sick. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to help control mosquitoes in and around your home:

  • Eliminate standing water both insi...
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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Ariya Jutanugarn is the 2018 Kingsmill Championship Winner

KM Winner

The winner of the 2018 Kingsmill Championship is Ariya Jutanugarn, who becomes the second LPGA player with multiple wins at The Kingsmill Championship. Jutanugarn last won The Kingsmill Championship in 2016. In 2017, Lexi Thompson was the winner. Cristie ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Non-Resident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Parking

Parking fees for non-residents are
charged at Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Road, from Memorial DayWeekend to Labor Day. The parking fee is charged Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 8
a.m.-6 p.m. at the park e...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Police Reschedule Shred-A-Thon

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

Due to forecast inclement weather, the Shred-A-Thon originally scheduled for May 19 has been postponed to July 28. This event will be held at the Williamsburg/James City County Courthouse at 5201 Monticello Avenue, Williamsburg, 8:30-11:30 a.m.An estimate...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2018

James City County Police Offer Firearm Safety Classes

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in May, June and July. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealt...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Paddle Craft Storage, Rental Space Available

Paddlecraft Storage_News Flash_May2018

James City County offers paddle
craft storage rental space at Jamestown Beach Event Park, the James City CountyMarina, Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Little Creek Reservoir Park. Monthly
and annual rental space is available and each space is designe...

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Additional Info... News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: June 8, 2018

Project: 547

Project 547 News Flash

James City County is celebrating the longest day of the year, June 21, with more than a dozen free and fun activities. Join us from sunrise to sunset. There’s something for everyone!5:47-7 a.m.Sunrise Paddle (ages 12+)Bring your own kayak or borrow ours!J...

Read on...

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Splash Pad, County's Outdoor Pools Open

NewsFlash_SplashPad_new

The County’s two outdoor pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County Park in Toano. A new splash pad is open at Chickahominy Riverfront Park this summer, offering visitors a camping theme aquatic area featuring ground sprays, rain t...

Read on...

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2018

June Events

June Flash_2017 (002)

Aquatics

Learn to SwimThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open until June 8. Registration for July classes opens June 26-July 6. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recre...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Non-Resident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Parking

Parking fees for non-residents are
charged at Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Road, from Memorial DayWeekend to Labor Day. The parking fee is charged Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 8
a.m.-6 p.m. at the park e...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Paddle Craft Storage, Rental Space Available

Paddlecraft Storage_News Flash_May2018

James City County offers paddle
craft storage rental space at Jamestown Beach Event Park, the James City CountyMarina, Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Little Creek Reservoir Park. Monthly
and annual rental space is available and each space is designe...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Planning

2 Stories
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Agricultural & Forestal District Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for June 21

AFD Scheduled

The Agricultural & Forestal District (AFD) Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, June 21 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • Croaker AFD Renewal
  • Hill Pleasant Farms AFD Renewal
  • Barnes Swamp AFD Renewal
  • Cranston’s Pond AFD Renewal
  • Wright&r...
Read on...

Planning
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for June 20

Development Review Committee

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, June 20 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • C-0025-2018, Forest Heights Master Plan Amendment
  • C-0038-2018, Chickahominy Riverfront Park Kayak Launch and Boathouse Expansion

All meet...

Read on...

Planning

News Flash

Posted on: June 14, 2018

Police Seek Assistance in Identifying Credit Card Fraud Suspect

Credit Card Fraud Suspect

On April 26, a fraudulent credit card was used to make purchases at a Panera Bread in Newport News, the Panera Bread in James City County and at Lowe’s located at 801 E. Rochambeau Drive in York County. The purchase made at Lowe’s was ...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Police Invite You and Your Kids to Ice Cream with a Cop

Ice Cream with a Cop

In an effort to reach kids and adults alike, James City County Police Department offers Ice Cream with a Cop, a spin-off of Coffee with a Cop, but for kids. Ice Cream with a Cop aims to bridge relationships between local police officers and kids in a fun ...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Police Host Coffee With A Cop

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

You’re invited to join James City County police at Jimmy’s Oven and Grill at 7201 Richmond Road on June 22, 10 a.m.-noon. County Officers will join citizens in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships and dr...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Neighborhoods Invited to Join Police for National Night Out

national night out 2018

On Aug. 7, James City County neighborhoods are invited to join forces with police and thousands of communities nationwide for the 35th Annual National Night Out.National Night Out heightens crime and drug prevention awareness; generates support for local ...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Police and Fire Host Coffee with First Responders

coffee with first responders

You’re invited to join James City County Police and Fire Departments at Fire Station 2 at 8429 Pocahontas Trail on June 27, 9-11 a.m. for Coffee With First Responders. County Officers and Firefighter/Medics will join citizens in an informal setting to dri...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Police Reschedule Shred-A-Thon

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

Due to forecast inclement weather, the Shred-A-Thon originally scheduled for May 19 has been postponed to July 28. This event will be held at the Williamsburg/James City County Courthouse at 5201 Monticello Avenue, Williamsburg, 8:30-11:30 a.m.An estimate...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 15, 2018

James City County Police Offer Firearm Safety Classes

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in May, June and July. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealt...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County.Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and ...

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Police Department

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 4, 2018

June 21 is Jamestown Jams Featuring “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective

The Originals NF

Come and enjoy free live music on June 21 with “The Originals” by Iota Creative Collective as they perform during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park. “The Originals” will highlight four local songwriters during a Jamestown Jams takeover. &nb...

Read on...

Tourism News
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Ariya Jutanugarn is the 2018 Kingsmill Championship Winner

KM Winner

The winner of the 2018 Kingsmill Championship is Ariya Jutanugarn, who becomes the second LPGA player with multiple wins at The Kingsmill Championship. Jutanugarn last won The Kingsmill Championship in 2016. In 2017, Lexi Thompson was the winner. Cristie ...

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Tourism News

News Flash

Posted on: June 19, 2018

How Will You Enjoy the Weekend?

June 22

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Tourism Top 10
Posted on: June 13, 2018

How Will You Spend the Weekend?

June 15

  • The annual Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens is in full swing! Busch Gardens invites guests to unleash their inner foodie with a variety of dishes and wines not normally served at the park. Enjoy authentic tastes from around the world while stroll...
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Tourism Top 10
Posted on: June 4, 2018

What Will You Do This Weekend?

June 8

  • The annual Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens is in full swing! Busch Gardens invites guests to unleash their inner foodie with a variety of dishes and wines not normally served at the park. Enjoy authentic tastes from around the world while stroll...
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Tourism Top 10
Posted on: May 29, 2018

Need Weekend Plans?

June 1

  • The first weekend of pop-up tours at Anheuser-Busch is here! On the Williamsburg Beermaster Tour, you will stimulate your senses and satisfy your curiosity as you explore the art of brewing. The tour provides a unique behind-the-scenes look at brewing Bud...
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Tourism Top 10
Posted on: May 22, 2018

What Will You Do This Weekend?

May 25

  • Come and enjoy free live music for the first Jamestown Jams concert on Friday, May 25. The concert theme is Motown Night featuring Groove Motive. Entrance will open for each Jamestown Jams concert at 5:30 p.m. Concerts will take place on a grassy field wi...
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Tourism Top 10