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Posted on: November 25, 2020

December Events with Parks & Recreation

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As the impacts of COVID-19 continue to be felt, we ask for your patience, flexibility and support. We depend on you, our patrons, to follow safety and social distancing guidelines as regularly released by the Governor of Virginia, the Virginia Department ...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Police to Host Stuff the Cruiser Holiday Toy Drive

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James City County Police Department will host a Stuff the Cruiser Holiday Toy Drive at Target located at 4630 Monticello Avenue on Dec. 5, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.. Citizens are invited stop by and drop off toys and clothing items. Suggested items include: sports ba...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Police Make Arrest in Oct. 30 Homicide

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On Oct. 30 at approximately 1:41 a.m., officers were dispatched to the playground in Pocahontas Square in the 1900 block of Algonquin Trail in reference to a gunshot victim. Upon arrival, officers located a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Treasurer Jenni Tomes Talks Taxes on This Week in James City County

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Treasurer Jenni Tomes joins us on the podcast this week to talk about personal property taxes, why taxpayers send their checks to Boston and more. Check it out and let us know what you think! https://jamescitycountyva.gov/podcast This Week in James City C...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Community Participation Team Meeting Scheduled for Nov. 30

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The Engage 2045 Community Participation Team (CPT) will meet on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 at 4 p.m. to discuss the Round 3 Deciding and Affirming engagement approach recommendations, draft questions, draft video, advertising and social media plan. The meeting...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Park Improvement Project Underway at James City County Marina

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To keep pace with the popularity of James City County parks, Phase I improvements are underway at the James City County Marina.Starting Nov. 25, the main entrance to the Marina will close for the duration of the improvement project. Billsburg Brewery and ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Dec. 2 Planning Commission Canceled

Planning Commission meeting canceled

The James City County Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 2 has been canceled.The Planning Commission Working Group will meet on Nov. 23 at 4 p.m. and on Dec. 7 at 4 p.m. Both of these meetings will be held electronically pursuant to...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Police Seek Suspect in Larceny Incidents

Harris Teeter larceny suspect

On Nov. 3 at approximately 9:03 p.m., an unknown female entered the Harris Teeter located at 6485 Centerville Road and stole several health and beauty products. The following day, at approximately 10:20 a.m., the same female entered the Harris Teeter loca...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Police Respond to Suspicious Package, Home Searched

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On Nov. 16 at approximately 9:57 a.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to the 200 block of Old Cart Road. A resident reported that her neighbor (an adult, male) left a suspicious bag in her driveway. The preliminary investigation i...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Governor Northam Announces New Statewide Measures to Contain COVID-19

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RICHMOND—As COVID-19 surges in states across the country, Governor Ralph Northam today announced new actions to mitigate the spread of the virus in Virginia. While the Commonwealth’s case count per capita and positivity rate remain com...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

More than 100 County Businesses Receive Funding from Greater Williamsburg Small Business Relief Fund

Greater Williamsburg Small Business Relief Fund

James City County is pleased to announce that more than 100 County businesses have received funding from the Greater Williamsburg Small Business Relief Fund to assist obstacles they have faced due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Each business received $...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

What happened at the Nov. 10 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the November 10 Regular Meeting:E.         PRESENTATIONS    

1.         Colonial Soil and W...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Personal Property/Real Estate Taxes Due by Dec. 7

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James City County Personal Property and Real Estate tax bills have been mailed and are due Monday, Dec. 7. If you do not receive your tax bill by Nov. 20, please call the Treasurer’s Office at 757-253-6705. Taxes are still due even if you did no...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Police Conduct Homicide Investigation

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On Oct. 30 at approximately 1:41 a.m., officers were dispatched to the playground in Pocahontas Square in the 1900 block of Algonquin Trail in reference to a gun shot victim. Upon arrival, officers located a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Th...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Parks & Recreation Plans November Events

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As the impacts of COVID-19 continue to be felt, we ask for your patience, flexibility and support. We depend on you, our patrons, to follow safety and social distancing guidelines as regularly released by the Governor of Virginia, the Virginia Department ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

2020 Leaf Disposal Options Announced

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Self HaulJames City County residents may drop off leaves free of charge Nov. 14-22, 2020 and Jan. 9-17, 2021 at the Jolly Pond Convenience Center, 1204 Jolly Pond Road. The Convenience Center is open daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Leaves will only be accepted i...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Fall Activity Brochure Available! Get Your Copy!

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Destination Recreation BrochureParks & Recreation welcomes you to fall and to a new world where the great outdoors, more than ever, can also be great medicine in these challenging times. The Fall 2020 edition of Destination
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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County. Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks & Facilities

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James City County Parks & Facilities

County Parks, Centers & Facilities Update

November 19, 2020 Due to the continued impacts of COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines, some park amenities remain closed. Thank you for your support and fl...

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