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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Winter/Spring Activity Brochure Available. Get your copy!

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Winter/Spring Activity Brochure AvailableParks & Recreation can help you plan for a new year filled with opportunities to live happier and healthier! The Winter/Spring 2020 edition of Destination Recreation highlights all of the department&am...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

New Ladder Truck Pushed In to Service

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On Jan. 15, James City County firefighters and Board of Supervisors member Ruth Larson performed the time-honored tradition of the push-in ceremony for the new Ladder 31 truck. A push-in ceremony is a firefighter tradition to inaugurate a new apparatus su...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Holiday Closings Announced

MLK Jr Day

James City County offices, facilities, services, libraries and courts will observe the following schedule for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

County offices:Closed Monday, Jan. 20James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Center:Both cen...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Senior Valentine's Day Breakfast Scheduled for Feb. 14

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The James City County Adult Services team will host the 2nd annual Senior Valentine’s Day Breakfast on Feb. 14 from 9-11 a.m. at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road. This is a free event and open to any James City County ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2020

What happened at the Jan. 14 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the Jan. 14 Regular Meeting:E.         PRESENTATIONS    1.         Reti...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Follow the Process from Initial Planning to Occupancy Permit on Newest Episode of Podcast

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Elizabeth has a successful online business and is ready to build a storefront in the County. Do you know what she must do in order to make her dream a reality? Paul Holt, Director of Community Development and Planning, joins the podcast this week and walk...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2020

2020 Dog Licenses Available

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Dog owners in James City County can purchase 2020 dog licenses through the Treasurer’s Office. The renewal period runs through Jan. 31 every year and tags must be on dogs by Jan. 31. Add a new dog to your household after Jan. 31? Dog tags are av...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Fire and Police to Offer Active Shooter and Stop the Bleed Training

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James City County’s Fire and Police Departments are hosting a CRASE (Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events) training session followed by a Stop the Bleed training session on Saturday, Feb. 15 from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Fire Training C...

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Registration News Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2020

JCSA Board of Directors Organizes for 2020

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The James City Service Authority Board of Directors met on Jan. 2 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Sue Sadler was reelected Chairman. Ruth Larson was reelected Vice Chairman.Sadler represents the Stonehouse Di...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Board of Supervisors Organizes for 2020

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The James City County Board of Supervisors met on Jan. 2 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Jim Icenhour was reelected Chairman. Michael Hipple was reelected Vice Chairman.Icenhour represents the Jamestown Distr...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 30, 2019

January Events from Parks & Recreation

January Flash

Happy New Year! Take advantage of our many programs, special events and activities to get you on the path to a great 2020!

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration f...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Police to Offer 50th Citizens Police Academy

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The James City County Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy has been offering members of our local community the opportunity to get an inside look at the operation and function of police procedures since 1994. The classes offer an overview of the De...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Williamsburg Drug Company Opens Jamestown Road Location

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James City County is pleased to announce that Williamsburg Drug Company (WDC) has opened a new location at 1310 Jamestown Road. WDC’s Jamestown Road location is a full service pharmacy offering prescriptions, professional nutraceuticals and aromatherapy. ...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2019

Free Christmas Tree and Leaf Disposal Available for Residents

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Through Jan. 31, James City County residents can recycle Christmas trees free of charge at any County Convenience Center during normal operating hours. The Centers are located at 117 Tewning Road, 1204 Jolly Pond Road and 185 Industrial Boulevard. All dec...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Construction Set to Begin on Intersection Improvements at Centerville Road and News Road

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A project to improve capacity and safety at the intersection of Centerville Road (Route 614) and News Road (Route 613) in James City County is scheduled to begin as early as Jan. 6, 2020.Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) engineers incorporated ...

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