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Public Information produces news releases for citizens and the media, handles media inquiries, produces the podcast This Week in James City County and manages social media. The office also provides public information during emergencies and weather events.

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    25 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4565 Read on...
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    24 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4561 Read on...
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    Governor Northam Increases Capacity Limits for Outdoor Sports and Entertainment Venues

    Indoor capacity limits to remain in place, overnight summer camps can open May 1 with mitigation measures Read on...
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    23 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4554 Read on...
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    Police Respond to Fatal Traffic Crash

    Police respond to fatal traffic crash on Route 199. Read on...
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    22 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4547 Read on...
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    Police Respond to Shooting

    Police were called to Vacation Village at Williamsburg regarding multiple gunshots. Read on...
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    19 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4542 Read on...
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    18 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4539 Read on...
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    17 de febrero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4531 Read on...
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    Governor Northam Unveils Statewide COVID-19 Vaccine Pre-Registration System

    Virginians can use vaccinate.virginia.gov or call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682) to pre-register for the vaccine and get clear, updated information. Read on...
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    Police Investigate Fatal Traffic Crash

    On Jan. 31 at approximately 10:45 a.m., Police and Fire Departments responded to a single-vehicle traffic crash in the 4300 block of Longhill Road Read on...
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    Fido Fest Goes Virtual!

    Don’t miss the PAW-TY! There’s a new twist on this family favorite, furry friend event! Read on...
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    Virginia Launches Central Pre-Registration Website for COVID-19 Vaccine

    ‘Vaccinate.Virginia.gov’ to go live on Tuesday February 16; Statewide hotline to launch Wednesday Read on...
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    Sweethaven Lavender of Williamsburg Receives USDA Grant

    The grant was one of only 14 Value Added Producer Grants for 2020-21 in Virginia. Read on...
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    Police Seek Suspect in Larceny from Bath & Body Works

    Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in a larceny incident. Read on...
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    Parks & Recreation Plans February Events

    Get heart healthy with Parks & Recreation! From getting a "jump" with Bounce Fitness, to in-person and virtual family fun nights and classes to the "Love on the Loose" scavenger hunt in the parks, we've got something for everyone this month! Read on...
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    Police Hiring Virginia Certified Officers

    Are you (or someone you know) a certified (BLE) police officer in Virginia? Read on...
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    James City County Recreation Services Administrator Leads State Society

    Arlana Fauntleroy is elected 2021 President of the Virginia Recreation & Park Society. Read on...
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    Historical Commission Sponsors Student Essay Contest

    The James City County Historical Commission is sponsoring an essay contest for high school students. Read on...
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    Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

    Always remove personal items from your vehicle, and always lock your car doors. Read on...
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