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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Tasha’s Own Locates to Farm in Toano and Offers New Class

Maureen Anderson with goats

Tasha’s Own has located to a new historical farm property in Toano that was built in 1889. The property was originally built by H. U. Stephenson, one of historic Toano’s leading citizens. Maureen Anderson founded Tasha’s Own in 2004. Anderson is skilled i...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 11, 2019

EDA Real Estate Committee Approves 2019 Meeting Calendar

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County’s Real Estate Committee has approved its 2019 meeting calendar. The meeting will occur on the first Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. beginning on Feb. 7. The meetings will be held ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Featured Property: 3000 John Deere Road in Toano, VA

3000 John Deere Road

Property includes 307,184 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 74.4 acres of land. Property is located in Stonehouse Commerce Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 45 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. This...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Toano Commercial Historic District Added to Virginia Landmarks Register

Toano Commercial Historic District boundary map

In December, the Board of Historic Resources and the State Review Board approved the addition of 13 sites to the Virginia Landmarks Register including the Toano Commercial Historic District located in James City County. This is the first historic district...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Attention Business Owners

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Beginning this year, both your completed business license renewal form and full payment are due March 1. Renewal forms will be mailed on Jan. 7. To learn how to calculate your tax, click here and look for “2019 Business License Renewal Instructi...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Pure Silk Becomes Title Sponsor of LPGA Event at Kingsmill Resort

Pure Silk Championship logo

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and Kingsmill Resort announced that Pure Silk will become the official title sponsor of the newly renamed Pure Silk Championship. Pure Silk has agreed to a three-year deal from 2019-2021 as title sponsor of ...

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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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