Posted on: February 23, 2016

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

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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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Posted on: October 11, 2016

JCC AVAW Conference 2016 Explored... (Daily Press article)

Domestic violence is an issue sometimes unseen, even as it demands greater awareness in part because its effects can spread to the larger society, according to workshop leaders at the Historic Triangle Conference on Violence Against Women. The conference ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Avalon Works to Break the Cycle of Abuse

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That night, something felt different. She had been in the relationship for four years, and the abuse started after about a year. It started slowly, she said, with verbal jabs. He apologized, she forgave. They broke up, they got back together. She knew she...

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Avalon
Posted on: February 1, 2017

National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month

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"Dating violence can happen to any teen in a romantic, dating, or sexual relationship, anytime, anywhere. But it doesn't have to happen at all. Learn how to prevent teen dating violence and to promote healthy relationships with CDC's online resources...

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Become a Master Gardener

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Indulge your horticultural interests while helping your community. Virginia Cooperative Extension is now accepting applications for the 2017 James City County/Williamsburg Master Gardener Training Program. Classes meet for 3 hours Monday and Wednesday mor...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Maintaining our drainage systems

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We all have a part in maintaining our drainage systems. Know how your neighborhood system works, where the water goes and where problems could occur. Keep drainage easements, ditches and culverts clear of debris and yard waste; ditches are not disposal ar...

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Learn more about the County's drainage systems
Posted on: December 8, 2016

Create your own backyard habitat

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One way to conserve water while adding beauty and interest to your landscape is to create a wildlife habitat in your yard. Backyard conservation incorporates bird and wildlife habitats and food sources, erosion control and water conservation.

The US Depart...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Landscaping tips

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Experts in lawn and garden care, our Water Smart Partners, are actively assisting government staff to encourage citizens landscaping to be smart in watering techniques and plant selection. Here are some outdoor conservation tips:

  • Check for leaks in pipes, ...
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Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Departments Launch Monthly Newsletters

Stay engaged with Notify Me

Two James City County departments launched monthly newsletters in January. Tourism, part of the Communications division, will highlight stories on local attractions and events as well as provide a list of upcoming events throughout the County. The Explore...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

County Breaks Ground on Future Home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc.

Pictured (L to R) Thomas Tingle (EDA Chair), Brandon Nice (David Nice Builders), David Baum (Billsburg), Rick Shippey (Billsburg), Kristin Baum (Billsburg) and Bryan Hill (JCC County Administrator)

On Feb. 7, a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the James City County (JCC) Marina, 2054 Jamestown Road, for the future home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc. (Billsburg). The concrete foundation of the new 4,000 square foot brewing operation will be poured thi...

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Billsburg Brewery, Inc. Website
Posted on: February 3, 2017

Tek Fusion Global Named One of 2017 Best Places to Work in VA; Will Participate in VALET Program

Tek Fusion Global Inc.

On Feb. 2, Virginia Business announced its 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia and named Tek Fusion Global, Inc. (TFG) as one of the winners. The 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies, who must first all meet specific crit...

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Tek Fusion Global, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2017

Understanding Food Trucks in James City County

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Regulations regarding food trucks, also known as mobile food vending vehicles, were approved by the James City County Board of Supervisors in November and December of 2016.  All regulations are available in Article II Sec. 24-49 of the Code of James ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Economic Development Authority Partners with Thomas Nelson Community College on ChefsGO 1.0 Program

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The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County (JCC) is proud to partner with Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) as they expand their current workforce development programming to offer ChefsGO 1.0. In partnership with Williamsburg area ...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

County Launches Updated Economic Development Website

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James City County is pleased to announce it has updated its economic development website, www.yesjamescitycountyva.com. The updated website is a sister site to the County’s primary website and allows site integration that improves usability.

The upda...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

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

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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...Read on...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Spain's Largest Co-operative establishes U.S. operation in James City County

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In August of this year, Cooperativa del Valle de Los Pedroches (COVAP) opened its first outpost in the United States and established an office in Stonehouse Commerce Park, Toano, Virginia. Founded in 1959, COVAP is located outside of Cordoba, Spain and is...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

Ron Boyd and Mike Kelly Receive Captain John Smith Award

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The James City County Board of Supervisors and Economic Development Authority recognized Ron Boyd and Mike Kelly, founders of Williamsburg Environment Group, Inc., as this year’s recipient of the Captain John Smith Award during the 23rd Annual C...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

Bay Rivers Industrial, Inc. Expands in County

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Bay Rivers Industrial, Inc. (BRI), specializing in metal fabrication, welding and machining for government, military and commercial contracts, has announced plans to expand their operations in James City County. BRI, located in the Hankins Industrial Park...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Williamsburg Distillery Experiencing Strong Growth in County

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While Williamsburg Distillery has not yet celebrated its first anniversary, it is experiencing the success of a long-established business. Their first edition of ‘Genever’ Gin recently won triple gold in the 2016 Micro Liquor Distiller...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Billsburg Brewery, Inc. to Open Brewery at Marina

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On Aug. 2, the James City County Economic Development Authority entered into an agreement with Billsburg Brewery, Inc. to sublease the top floor of the building at the James City County Marina and adjacent property located at 2054 Jamestown Road.&ldqu...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Greater Williamsburg Target Sector Analysis

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The Greater Williamsburg Partnership has initiated a target sector analysis to assist in identifying those key industry sectors with the greatest potential for building a sustainable, diverse regional economy.  An online survey has been created t...Read on...


Posted on: January 11, 2017

3601 La Grange Parkway

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Property Features

Less than a mile from Interstate 64, Exit 227. Situated in a planned ±80,000 SF manufacturing/ distribution facility within the Stonehouse Commerce Park. The ± 229 Acre Stonehouse Commerce Park is located in upper James City County and is...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

James River Commerce Center Virtual Building

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Construction Type 2C, noncombustible, unprotected. 8' decorative masonry abuse wall around building perimeter. 48-inch dock high rear elevation, 3 dock doors and 1 drive-in door. Multiple dock doors can be located anywhere along the rear of the b...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

1720 Endeavor Drive

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Site features a 51,000 square foot industrial/warehouse facility located on approximately 13 acres in the James River Commerce Center. Additional features include approximately 1-acre of fenced in outside storage and 3-phase power. Site capable of approxi...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

9475 Fieldstone Parkway

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A build-to-suit opportunity, the 47-acre site is located within the Stonehouse Commerce Center, midway between Richmond and Hampton Roads markets. Visible from Interstate 64, the site is located approximately 2 miles from the nearest interstate interchang...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

137 Industrial Boulevard

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Located in the Jacobs Industrial Park, this build-to-suit site is located on 13 acres, with available buildable capacity between 10,000 square feet and 150,000 square feet. Jacobs Industrial Park is located on SR-60, approximately 5 minutes drive time to ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

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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...

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

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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...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

ISO Rating Change Could Reduce Insurance Costs

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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...

Posted on: December 29, 2015

File of Life

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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...

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...

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Karl Scott Knoyer

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Contempt of Court (2 charges) Abscond from Probation Supervision If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Shaun David Brown

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Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

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Credit Card Theft – Felony Credit Card Fraud - Felony Grand Larceny – Felony Capias Fail to Appear If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Donald Conklin McGuire

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Capias - Abscond from Probation Supervision. If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Larry Earl Batts

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Aggravated Sexual Battery, Revocation of Suspended Sentence. If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Taurus A. Butts

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Capias - Violation of Court Order (2) for Drive Suspended and Drive Under the Influence If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Alesha Hunt

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Obtaining Money by False Pretenses (3), Forgery (3) If you know the location of this individual, please contact 757-566-0112.


Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 22, 2017

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The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • SP-0091-2016, AutoZone Store #6194, 4501 Noland Blvd.
  • S-0020-2016, New Town Section 8 Parcel D, Subdivision Exception Reque...
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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Policy Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 23, 2017

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The Planning Commission Policy Committee will meet on Thursday, February 23 at 4:00 p.m. to consider the following:

  • FY 2018-2022 Capital Improvements Program (CIP) Review

All meetings are open to the public and will be held in Building A of the James City C...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Burn Ban in Effect

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What is the 4 p.m. burn restriction? 

  • Open burning which is within 300 feet of woods or grass which could carry the fire to the woods is banned before 4 p.m. Otherwise permissible open air burning is only allowed between the times of 4 p.m. and midnig...
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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Police Respond to Robberies at Quality Inn & Suites

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The Quality Inn at 5351 Richmond Road was robbed on Feb. 11 at approximately 3:30 a.m. The suspect is described as a white male with blue eyes, a slender build, approximately 5’7”-5’8” tall, 20-30 years of age and wearing a black hoodie, gray pants and a ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

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

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the Feb. 14, 2017 meeting:

Consent Calendar, Approved 5-0

1. Minutes Adoption - January 3, 2017 Organizational Meeting and January 10, 2017 Regular Meeting

2. Grant Award - Offi...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Departments Launch Monthly Newsletters

Stay engaged with Notify Me

Two James City County departments launched monthly newsletters in January. Tourism, part of the Communications division, will highlight stories on local attractions and events as well as provide a list of upcoming events throughout the County. The Explore...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Mark Your Calendar for the Destination Recreation Expo

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Get a head start on summer at the annual Destination Recreation Expo, set for Saturday, Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to noon at the James City County Recreation Center. Come meet County recreation staff and your local sports, programming and recreation partners. Disco...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Clean County Commission Awards A & J Supply, Inc. With the 4th Quarter Clean Business Award for 2016

A  J Supply receives Clean Business Award

Congratulations to A&J Supply Inc. for their efforts toward helping keep the community beautiful. A&J Supply Inc. is located at 3116 Ironbound Road in Five Forks. The business was selected by the James City Clean County Commission as the recipient...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Do You Know What to Do In an Emergency?

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You can’t predict . . . but you can prepare!

JCC CERT training is an all-abilities program offered at no charge to residents of James City County over the age of 18. Attendees are trained in:

  • personal, family and community emergency preparedness, and
  • basic d...
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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Presidents Day Closings

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James City County government offices, facilities, libraries and courts will follow the schedule listed below on Feb. 20 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday:

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James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Cente...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Parks & Recreation Master Plan Update

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James City County Parks & Recreation began the update of its Master Plan last August. The Master Plan is the Department’s most important guide for developing the programs, parks and facilities important to you and your family over the next five years ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Historical Commission Seeks Nominations for Historic Preservation Awards

Historic Preservation Nomination Form

The James City County Historical Commission is seeking nominations for the 2017 Historic Preservation Awards. Historic Preservation Awards are presented by the Historical Commission to individuals, groups or organizations that meet the following criteria:...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

County Breaks Ground on Future Home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc.

Pictured (L to R) Thomas Tingle (EDA Chair), Brandon Nice (David Nice Builders), David Baum (Billsburg), Rick Shippey (Billsburg), Kristin Baum (Billsburg) and Bryan Hill (JCC County Administrator)

On Feb. 7, a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the James City County (JCC) Marina, 2054 Jamestown Road, for the future home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc. (Billsburg). The concrete foundation of the new 4,000 square foot brewing operation will be poured thi...

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Billsburg Brewery, Inc. Website
Posted on: February 6, 2017

House Fire in Windsor Forest

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Fire crews in James City County responded to a structure fire Sunday evening, Feb. 5, on Buford Road in the Windsor Forest subdivision. The fire was reported by neighbors about 8:30 p.m., with crews arriving two minutes later, finding heavy fire in the re...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Tek Fusion Global Named One of 2017 Best Places to Work in VA; Will Participate in VALET Program

Tek Fusion Global Inc.

On Feb. 2, Virginia Business announced its 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia and named Tek Fusion Global, Inc. (TFG) as one of the winners. The 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies, who must first all meet specific crit...

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Tek Fusion Global, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2017

February Parks & Recreation Events

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Have fun and get fit in February! Check out all that Parks & Recreation has to offer!

AquaticsLearn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is Feb. 1-10. Reg...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Recruiting for Citizen Stormwater Advisory Committee

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The James City County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications until March 1, 2017 for citizens interested in serving on the Stormwater Program Advisory Committee.

The Board established the Advisory Committee in 2008 to assist the Board and County st...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

New Meeting Schedule for Board of Supervisors

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The Board of Supervisors, during their Jan. 3 organizational meeting, voted unanimously to change their meeting schedule to incorporate one business meeting and one work session per month with new start times. The changes are effective Jan. 24.

The Board w...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Police seek missing person

Kelvin Brown, missing person

On Oct. 13, a family member of Kelvin Leon Brown reported him missing from his residence on Chickahominy Road. Brown was last seen on Oct. 2 operating a 2009 black Cadillac (Virginia license plate VLF7911) when he reportedly left to visit a friend on Bush...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Fall/Winter Brochure Available!

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Parks and Recreation invites you to a season of fun family outings and great programs and activities. The Fall 2016/Winter 2017 brochure previews our more than 15 special events that cultivate community, featuring something for every interest and everyone...

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Read the Fall 2016/Winter 2017 Brochure
Posted on: March 4, 2016

Real estate assessment breakdown shows average increase of existing residential properties at .30%

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Further breakdown of the County real estate assessments of existing residential properties shows an average increase of .30% for fiscal year 2017 and FY 2018. Approximately 16,300 properties changed in value with 11,063 increasing and 4,803 decreasing in ...Read on...

Real Estate Assessments Division

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Destination Recreation Expo, Free!

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Get a head start on summer at the annual Destination Recreation Expo, set for Saturday, Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to noon at the James City County Recreation Center. Come meet County recreation staff and your local sports, programming and recreation partners! Disco...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Parks & Recreation Master Plan Update

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James City County Parks & Recreation began the update of its Master Plan last August. The Master Plan is the Department’s most important guide for developing the programs, parks and facilities important to you and your family over the next f...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

February Events

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Have fun and get fit in February! Check out all that Parks & Recreation has to offer!

AquaticsLearn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is Feb. 1-10. Reg...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Fall/Winter Brochure Available!

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Parks and Recreation invites you to a season of fun family outings and great programs and activities. The Fall 2016/Winter 2017 brochure previews our more than 15 special events that cultivate community, featuring something for every interest and everyone...Read on...

Read the Fall 2016/Winter 2017 Brochure

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Policy Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 23, 2017

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The Planning Commission Policy Committee will meet on Thursday, February 23 at 4:00 p.m. to consider the following:

  • FY 2018-2022 Capital Improvements Program (CIP) Review

All meetings are open to the public and will be held in Building A of the James City C...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 22, 2017

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The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • SP-0091-2016, AutoZone Store #6194, 4501 Noland Blvd.
  • S-0020-2016, New Town Section 8 Parcel D, Subdivision Exception Reque...
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Additional Info...

Posted on: February 17, 2017

JCC Police arrest illegal alien on drug and gun charges

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On Feb.17, at 1:30p.m, Investigators from the James City County Police Department assigned to the Tri Rivers Drug Task Force conducted a search of an apartment located in the 4900 block of Grand Strand Dr. Pursuant to an ongoing drug investigation, police...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

The Watch Dial by JCCPD

The Watch Dial newsletter

The Watch Dial is a quarterly newsletter published by James City County Police Department. Check back often for information about JCCPD events, crime prevention tips and other crime alerts.

The Watch Dial
Posted on: February 15, 2017

JCC Police respond to robberies at Quality Inn & Suites

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The Quality Inn at 5351 Richmond Road was robbed on Feb. 11 at approximately 3:30 a.m. The suspect is described as a white male with blue eyes, a slender build, approximately 5’7”-5’8” tall, 20-30 years of age and w...

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

JCC Police recognize Volunteer of the Year

JCC Police Chief presents Volunteer of the Year

James City County Police Department Volunteer, Allen Ayers, was recently recognized as Volunteer of the Year for his dedicated service to the Department. Allen volunteers numerous hours monthly to the Department through various tasks and attends all major...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2016

Master Officer Tim Renwick Awarded 2016 Officer of the Year

Officer Tim Renwick

Over the last year, Senior Police Officer Tim Renwick has been incredibly active, both with his patrol duties, as well as various extra duties and volunteer work with the Department. Officer Renwick has proven himself to be a leader among his peers with r...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

JCCPD Awarded 2015 Re-Accreditation

2015 Police Accreditation

The Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission (VLEPSC) awarded James City County Police Department (JCCPD) its third re-accredited status on February 19, 2015 for its success in complying with 191 mandated standards. The Police Department...Read on...


Posted on: February 13, 2017

Cheap Eats in JCC According to TripAdvisor

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We love reading reviews of places and one of our favorite spots for checking out reviews is TripAdvisor. We thought it would be fun to check out the best “cheap eats” according to TripAdvisor. Cheap eats are categorized as costing betw...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

What is the #1 thing to do in JCC?

Historic Jamestowne

We love reading reviews of places and one of our favorite spots for checking out reviews is TripAdvisor. With more than 3,500 reviews, Historic Jamestowne is listed as the #1 thing to do in the area and is also the #1 historic site and the #1 museum in th...

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Historic Jamestowne website
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Get Moving in 2017

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Over the last several years, there has been a rise in athletic events and competitive athletics in JCC. If your New Year’s Resolution was to get moving and be more active, check out these athletic events in 2017.

Feb. 4 – Toano Icy 8K, Fros...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Winter activities in James City County

Winter activities

There are a variety of indoor activities for t he whole family during the winter months in James City County. 

  1. Jamestown Settlement makes a perfect excursion for the family. Explore the indoor galleries of the museum and if the weather is okay, you ca...
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Posted on: April 29, 2016

Activities under $10 a person in James City County

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Budgeting for family fun is important. You want to have fun and explore while making memories, but you don’t want to break the bank. 

  1. Take a farm tour at Fox Wire Alpaca Farm. The tour is guaranteed to be fun because of all the llamas, donkeys, ...
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Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Departments Launch Monthly Newsletters

Stay engaged with Notify Me

Two James City County departments launched monthly newsletters in January. Tourism, part of the Communications division, will highlight stories on local attractions and events as well as provide a list of upcoming events throughout the County. The Explore...

Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2017

17 Things To Look Forward To In 2017

17 things in 2017

With each new year, there are new things to look forward to and the things happening in James City County are no exception.

Here are 17 things we are looking forward to for 2017:

  1. The anticipated opening of Billsburg Brewery at the James City County Marina w...
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Posted on: February 13, 2017

What will you do this weekend?

Feb. 17

Participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count from Friday, Feb. 17 through Monday, Feb. 20 at York River State Park. The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual program of the Cornell University Ornithology Lab and the National Audubon Society.  Se...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Need something to do this weekend?

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Make sure to check out local Valentine’s Day events and activities with your sweetheart!

            This weekend’s Valentine’s events include:

Dining: Café Provencal

Live music: Oceans & Ale

Join The Win...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

What will you do this weekend?

Feb. 3

Celebrate Carrot Cake Day on Friday, Feb. 3 by enjoying a slice at one of the great options in James City County.

Take a hike on the Taskinas Creek Trail during the Taskinas Trek on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 10 a.m. until noon. The Taskinas Creek Trail is one ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Do you need plans this weekend?

Jan. 27

Williamsburg Restaurant Week is in full swing! Visit our website for a list of participating James City County restaurants. A variety of JCC restaurants are serving lunch and dinner specials. Williamsburg Restaurant Week is sponsored by the Williamsburg A...

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