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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Dallman Named Interim Police Chief Following Retirement of Chief Peterson

Interim Police Chief Anthony G. "Tony" Dallman

After more than 28 years of public service, James City County Police Chief Eric Peterson has made the decision to retire.

“I want to thank Chief Peterson for his service and thank his family for supporting him throughout his career. I have enjoye...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Mark Your Calendar for December Events from Parks & Recreation

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Aquatics Splash on Friday • All Ages FREE! Friday, Dec. 16, 6-8 p.m. James City County Recreation CenterCome in and enjoy family time with us in the pool! Free swim area and an area for our Wibit inflatable obstacle course are a...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Communication Stations Come to County Parks!

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James City County, in collaboration with the Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools (WJCC), partnered to bring augmentative and alternative communication boards to County parks. The goal of the boards is to make it easier for non-verbal children to...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Personal Property/Real Estate Taxes Due Dec. 5

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James City County personal property and real estate tax bills have been mailed and are due Monday, Dec. 5. Real estate tax invoices have been mailed to all real estate owners. If an escrow is established for a property, please check the monthly mortgage s...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

New Roadway Opens Connecting Route 143 and Route 60

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JAMES CITY COUNTY – The Virginia Department of Transportation’s Skiffes Creek Connector Project marked a significant milestone in the project delivery today with the opening of the new roadway connecting Route 143 (Merrimac Trail) and ...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Larson Elected to VACo Executive Committee

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Ruth Larson, Berkeley Representative on the James City County Board of Supervisors, was elected to the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) 2022-23 Executive Committee during the 88th Annual Business Meeting on Nov. 15. She will serve as the First Vice...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

2022 Leaf and Christmas Tree Disposal Options Update

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You asked, we answered! General Services is happy to announce two changes to the self-haul leaf disposal. Residents may now drop off leaves free of charge from Nov. 12 to Jan. 15 at the Jolly Pond Convenience Center, located at 1204 Jolly Pond Road. The C...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Santa's Calling!

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James City County Parks & Recreation is offering families a fun and free night of Santa Calling on Tuesday, Dec. 6. We’re your connection for “phone calls from Santa” for children ages 9 and younger living in James City County and Williamsburg. Specia...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Mark Your Calendar for November Events From Parks & Recreation

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Aquatics Splash on Friday • All Ages FREE! Friday, Nov. 11, 6-8 p.m.James City County Recreation Center Come in and enjoy family time with us in the pool! Free swim area and an area for our Wibit inflatable obstacle cou...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Scott Stevens Covers Operation Greenlight, Recent Board Meetings and More on November Podcast

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Scott Stevens, County Administrator for James City County, is our guest on the podcast this week. We talk about Operation Greenlight, employment opportunities, whole blood, Board of Supervisors meetings and more. Check it out and let us know what you thin...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Little Creek Reservoir Park Boat Launch and Park Store Temporarily Close

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The Little Creek Reservoir Park boat launch is closed until further notice. Low water levels have impacted the launching of all watercraft vessels including boats, kayaks and canoes. Once water levels have risen to a safe and feasible level, facilities wi...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Police Attempt to Identify Suspects in Shoplifting Incident

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On Oct. 22 at approximately 5:31 p.m., two unknown females entered the Ulta located at 5225 Settlers Market Boulevard and stole several items from the store. One suspect is described as a Black female with long black braided hair wearing a black sweatshir...

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Posted on: October 8, 2022

Police Respond to Fatal Crash Involving a Bicyclist

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On Oct. 7 at approximately 8:50 p.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to a crash involving a 2013 Ford truck and a bicyclist at the intersection of Richmond Road and Barhamsville Road (Anderson's Corner). The Ford was traveling wes...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Fall 2022 Activity Brochure Available!

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Parks & Recreation invites you to a fall of fun! We’ve got a variety of new adventures to celebrate this season of cooler temperatures and the beautiful, colorful outdoors!  We’re offering more than 10 special events to make the season festiv...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Vaccines by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Now Available

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(RICHMOND, Va.) — Effective immediately, eligible residents of Virginia are able to schedule appointments with their healthcare providers to receive the new, free COVID-19 bivalent booster vaccinations, manufactured by Pfizer-BioNTech and Modern...

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