Posted on: January 22, 2018

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 24

Development Review Committee

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • SP-0130-2017, Berkeley’s Green Recreation Area Amendment

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

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Full Ramp Closures Scheduled for I-64 Widening Project

VDOT Virginia Department of Transportation

Detours will be in place during overnight closures Jan. 21-25.Contractor crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close the following ramps to perform construction activities on the second segment of the I-64 Widening Project, from...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Police Host Safety for Faith-Based Organizations Class

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

Places of worship are often where we feel most safe, but in fact they can be extremely vulnerable. James City County Police Department, in conjunction with the Virginia Fusion Center, is providing Safety for Faith-Based Organizations on March 5, 8 a.m.-no...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

Need Help with Heating?

Heating Help

The Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Social Services offers an Energy Crisis Assistance Program.

Crisis Assistance helps households in heating emergency situations with primary heat security deposits, utility heating bills, repair or replacement of he...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

Pocahontas Trail Corridor Study Meeting Scheduled

Pocahontas Trail Corridor Meeting

James City County, VDOT, and its consultant, RK&K, will host a workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 24th from 6:30-8 p.m. at Little Zion Baptist Church located at 8625 Pocahontas Trail.At the meeting, RK&K will present several preliminary improvement conce...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Board of Supervisors Seeks Applicants to Serve on Planning Commission and Other Committees

Volunteers Needed for County Boards, Commissions and Committees

Did you make a resolution to get involved in your community? Here’s your opportunity! The James City County Board of Supervisors is looking for citizens to serve on boards, commissions and committees. Applications are accepted and considered on ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Kingsmill Championship Returns to James City County

LPGA

The Kingsmill Championship will once again host some of the top players of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) on the renowned River Course at Kingsmill Resort on May 14-20, 2018. Will champion Lexi Thompson defend her title from 2017?As part ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Police Host Coffee With A Cop

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

You’re invited to join James City County Police Department at Jimmy’s Oven and Grill located at 7201 Richmond Road on Feb. 16, 8-10 a.m. for Coffee With a Cop. County Officers will join citizens in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build re...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2018

What Happened at the Jan. 9 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

Kara

Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the Jan. 9, 2018 meeting.Special thanks to our pledge leader, Kara Kinsman!Consent Calendar, Approved 5-0

1. Minutes Adoption2. Contract Award for Banking Services3. Dedic...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

Jr. NBA Skills Challenge Presented by Verizon

Jr_NBA_SkillsChallenge_Resize1_News Flash

Registration
is now open for a free new program that is sure to be a “slam dunk” with boysand girls ages 13 and younger! Offered in partnership with James City County
Parks & Recreation and presented by Verizon, the Jr. NBA Skills Challengecompe...

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Posted on: January 8, 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 January, February and March. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Co...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Board of Supervisors Organizes for 2018

BOS Meeting 1-2-18

The James City County Board of Supervisors met on Jan. 2 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Ruth Larson was elected Chairman. Jim Icenhour was elected Vice Chairman.Larson represents the Berkeley District and wa...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2017

January Events

January Flash

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim Evaluations There are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is open Jan. 29-Feb. 7. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and onlin...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Grove Community Recreation Plan Survey

Community Rec Survey_Flash

James City County Parks & Recreation is updating its
recreation plan for the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center
, located in the Grove community adjacent to James River Elementary School. We want to hear from you – what programs, services, fac...

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

Free Christmas Tree and Leaf Disposal Available for Residents

Spruce

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 14, 2017

Applications for Addition to the Agricultural and Forestal District Available

Pates Neck AFD map

James City County is accepting applications until April 15, 2018 for property additions to the Pates Neck Agricultural and Forestal District (AFD) in advance of the district’s renewal in August 2018. A map showing the location of the County&...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

Law Enforcement Center

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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