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Posted on: July 17, 2018

JCC All-Star Football Camp Opens for Registration

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 Want to learn skills from former college
football players? Join us for this hands-on/no pads camp to learn tackling,blocking, passing and other skills you need to be a successful football player! 
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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Start Peninsula Returns to City of Newport News for Annual Event

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Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return this November for its seventh annual event. It has been held in different Peninsula localities since 2012, and will take place this year in Newport News. The event will be held Nov. 2-4 at the App...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2018

July 27 is Country Night at Jamestown Jams Featuring Harley Boone

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Come and enjoy free live music on Friday, July 27 with Harley Boone as they perform for Country Night during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.Harley Boone is a Virginia-based band and has been together since 2013. Harley Boone merges Country m...

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Posted on: July 15, 2018

Fire Crews Respond to Apartment Fire

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The James City County Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 100 block of Tilghman Court in the Woods of Williamsburg apartment complex on July 14. The 911 call was received at 10:31 p.m. Upon arrival, fire crews found an eight-unit building...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2018

What Happened at the July 10 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the July 10, 2018 meeting. One of the five board members was absent; all votes total at four.Special thanks to our pledge leader, Jamie Henderson, II!Consent Calendar&...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Canceled

Dev Rev Committee Meeting Canceled

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, July 18 has been canceled.For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or planning@jamescitycountyva.gov.Media Contact:Paul Holt, Director ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Police Host Coffee With A Cop

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You’re invited to join James City County police at Jimmy’s Oven and Grill at 7201 Richmond Road on July 26, noon-2 p.m. County Officers will join citizens in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships and drink coffee. All commun...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 9, 2018

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

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

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News Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Clean Water Heritage Grant Opens for Applications

Clean Water Grant

James City County Stormwater and Resource Protection has opened the Clean Water Heritage Grant to applicants.The Grant provides cost-share funding to homeowner associations, communities, contractors, businesses, and individuals who own stormwater infrastr...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2018

July Events

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Park and recreation services are vital to communities — from protecting open space and natural resources, to helping fight obesity, to providing activities and resources for all walks of life. Park and Recreation Month encourages everyone to refl...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Police Host Coffee With A Cop

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You’re invited to join James City County Police Department Police for Coffee with a Cop on Aug. 3, noon-2 p.m. at the Williamsburg Marketplace Starbucks, 240 McLaws Circle. County Officers will join citizens in an informal setting to discuss community iss...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2018

Real Estate Committee Sets Meeting Dates

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The Real Estate Committee of the Economic Development Authority has determined their meeting dates for the rest of the 2018 calendar. The Committee reserves the right to modify this schedule as necessary. The dates and times are outlined below:

  • Thursday, J...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2018

Sally Beauty Opens in Monticello Marketplace

Sally Beauty

James City County is pleased to announce that Sally Beauty held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their new store at 4680 Monticello Avenue in the Monticello Marketplace. Sally Beauty is the destination for thousands of beauty products.“We are excite...

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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

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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 6, 2018

Need Help with Cooling this Summer?

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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 1, 2018

Splash Pad, County's Outdoor Pools Open

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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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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Non-Resident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

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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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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Police Reschedule Shred-A-Thon

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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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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Paddle Craft Storage, Rental Space Available

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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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