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Posted on: March 5, 2021

5 de marzo, 4 p.m. Actualización COVID-19

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Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=4596Nuestra próxima actualización de las 4 p.m. será el Lunes 8 de marzoPOR NÚMEROS a las 10 a.m., 5 de MarzoTasa de positividad...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

March 5, 4 p.m. COVID-19 Update

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Our next 4 p.m. update will be on Monday, March 8BY THE NUMBERS as of 10 a.m., March 5 Current 7-Day Positivity Rate PCR OnlyState: 6.3%Peninsula Health District: 9.1%James City County: 6.1%Statewide Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths Cases: 583,0...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

Virginia Department of Health Confirms First Age 0 – 9 Fatality with COVID-19

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(RICHMOND, Va.)  — Today, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) announced that a child in the Central Virginia Region died from complications of a chronic health condition and COVID-19. VDH will disclose no further information about t...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

4 de marzo, 4 p.m. Actualización COVID-19

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Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4593

POR NÚMEROS a las 10 a.m., 4 de MarzoTasa de positividad actual de 7 días solo para PCREstado: 6.3%Distrito de Salud de la Peninsula: 9.1%Condado ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

March 4, 4 p.m. COVID-19 Update

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BY THE NUMBERS as of 10 a.m., March 4 Current 7-Day Positivity Rate PCR OnlyState: 6.3%Peninsula Health District: 9.1%James City County: 6.7%Statewide Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths Cases: 581,408 (increase of 1,300 over previous day...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

James City County Policy Committee Meeting Canceled

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The James City County Policy Committee meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 11, 2021 has been canceled.For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or planning@jamescitycountyva.gov.Media Contact:Paul Holt, Director of Commu...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

3 de marzo, 4 p.m. Actualización COVID-19

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Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4587

POR LOS NÚMEROS A partir de las 10 a.m., 3 de Marzo Tasa actual de positividad de 7 días PCR solamente Estado: 6,6%Dist...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

March 3, 4 p.m. COVID-19 Update

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BY THE NUMBERS as of 10 a.m., March 3 Current 7-Day Positivity Rate PCR OnlyState: 6.6%Peninsula Health District: 9.8%James City County: 7.0%Statewide Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths Cases: 580,108 (increase of 1,549 over previous day...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

2 de marzo, 4 p.m. Actualización COVID-19

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Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4583

POR LOS NÚMEROS A partir de las 10 a.m., 2 de Marzo Tasa actual de positividad de 7 días PCR solamenteEstado: 6,7%Distrito de Salud de la...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

March 2, 4 p.m. COVID-19 Update

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BY THE NUMBERS as of 10 a.m., March 2 Current 7-Day Positivity Rate PCR OnlyState: 6.7%Peninsula Health District: 10.0%James City County: 7.1%Statewide Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths Cases: 578,559 (increase of 1,385 over previous da...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

First Case of B.1.351 COVID-19 Variant Identified in the Northwest Region of Virginia

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(RICHMOND, Va.) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) today announced that the first case of the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.351 has been identified in a sample from an adult resident of Northwest Virginia who had no history of travel during the ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Muddy Marley’s Dog Wash Open in the Williamsburg Crossing Shopping Center

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Muddy Marley’s Dog Wash is now open at 5251 John Tyler Highway, Unit #9 in the Williamsburg Crossing Shopping Center. Muddy Marley’s Dog Wash offers offer self-serve and full service dog washes as well as a la carte services such as nail trims and use of ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Planning Commission Working Group and Community Participation Team Meetings Scheduled for March 8

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The Planning Commission Working Group (PCWG) will hold a meeting on Monday, March 8 at 4:00 p.m. to continue its work on Engage 2045, the process to update the 2015 Comprehensive Plan entitled Toward 2035: Leading the Way. The meeting will begin with a jo...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

1 de marzo, 4 p.m. Actualización COVID-19

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Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4576POR LOS NÚMEROS A partir de las 10 a.m., 1 de MarzoTasa actual de positividad de 7 días PCR solamenteEstado: 7,1%Distrito de Salud de la Pen&i...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

March 1, 4 p.m. COVID-19 Update

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BY THE NUMBERS as of 10 a.m., March 1 Current 7-Day Positivity Rate PCR OnlyState: 7.1%Peninsula Health District: 10.7%James City County: 7.2%Statewide Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths Cases: 577,174 (increase of 4,535 since Friday)Hospitalizati...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

First Cases of B.1.1.7 COVID-19 Variant Identified in the Southwest Region of Virginia

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**Released by Virginia Department of Health on Saturday, Feb. 27.**(RICHMOND, Va.) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) announced yesterday that the first cases of the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.7 have been identified in samples from three ad...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Virginia to Begin Offering New, One-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Following Federal Approval

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**Released by Virginia Department of Health on Saturday, Feb. 27.**

(RICHMOND, Va.) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) announced today that a new single-dose COVID-19 vaccine will begin being offered in Virginia next week following federal approval ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

March Events with Parks & Recreation

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Parks & Recreation March EventsAs 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...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Start Peninsula Announces New Brand, 2021 Host and Event Schedule

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Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return for its tenth annual year in 2021 with a new brand and multiple events. Beginning next month, Start Peninsula will host a series of four micro pitch competitions held throughout the year. At each ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Additional Pharmacy Networks Added to Federal Partnership to Provide No-Cost COVID-19 Vaccines

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(Richmond, Va.) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) announced today that additional pharmacy networks are beginning to administer COVID-19 vaccines to those age 65 and older as part of a federal partnership that will bring an additional 52...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Governor Northam Increases Capacity Limits for Outdoor Sports and Entertainment Venues

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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that as COVID-19 hospitalizations and infection rates continue to decline and vaccinations rise in Virginia, certain outdoor sports and entertainment venues may begin to operate at increased capaci...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Police Respond to Shooting

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At 3:18 a.m. on Feb 21, James City County Police responded to a report of gunshots at Vacation Village at Williamsburg located at 4870 Longhill Road. Upon arrival, it was learned that a 17-year-old JCC male had been shot in the neck while he was inside a ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Governor Northam Unveils Statewide COVID-19 Vaccine Pre-Registration System

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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today invited Virginians to pre-register for the COVID-19 vaccine online at vaccinate.virginia.gov or by calling 877-VAX-IN-VA. The Commonwealth’s new, centralized system allows individuals to easily pre...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Police Investigate Fatal Traffic Crash

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On Jan. 31 at approximately 10:45 a.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to a single-vehicle traffic crash in the 4300 block of Longhill Road. Officers and Fire personnel arrived to find a 2007 Cadillac upside down and submerged in ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

Fido Fest Goes Virtual!

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Fido Fest Goes Virtual! This FREE! event will be held online in 2021, March 15-20. Register by March 10 at https://bit.ly/3arPiwH to enjoy the fun!Featured activities include:Dog Photo Contest - prizes are awarded for best smile, best costume, precious pu...

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Posted on: February 8, 2021

Sweethaven Lavender of Williamsburg Receives USDA Grant

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Sweethaven Lavender of Williamsburg (Sweethaven) has been named a 2020-2021 recipient of a United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Value Added Producer Grant. Only 350 winners were awarded funding in this year’s competitive, n...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Historical Commission Sponsors Student Essay Contest

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The mission of the James City County Historical Commission is to further the efforts of the County to document, commemorate, preserve, protect, and promote the rich historical heritage of James City County.  The Commission is responsible for docu...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

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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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Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks & Facilities

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County Parks, Centers & Facilities Update

March 1, 2021  Due to the continued impacts of COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines, some programs and park/facility amenities remain closed. Thank you for your support and flexibility as...

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