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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Real Estate Committee Sets Meeting Dates

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The Real Estate Committee of the Economic Development Authority has determined their meeting dates for the rest of the 2018 calendar. The Committee reserves the right to modify this schedule as necessary. The dates and times are outlined below:

  • Thursday, J...
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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Sally Beauty Opens in Monticello Marketplace

Sally Beauty

James City County is pleased to announce that Sally Beauty held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their new store at 4680 Monticello Avenue in the Monticello Marketplace. Sally Beauty is the destination for thousands of beauty products.“We are excite...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Abram Frink Jr. Community Center Temporarily Closed for Maintenance

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The Abram Frink Jr. Community Center in Grove will be closed Tuesday, June 26 through Sunday, July 8 for building maintenance work. The facility will reopen on Monday, July 9.Maintenance work will include gym floor refinishing, carpet cleaning and locker ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

James City County Man Dies in Single-Vehicle Car Crash

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On June 21 at 11 a.m., James City County Police responded to a single-vehicle crash in the 4300 block of John Tyler Highway. Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2012 Ford F-150 pickup truck was traveling east on the Highway when the truck crossed th...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2018

June 21 Jamestown Jams Concert Featured on Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

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Laura Messer, the Tourism and Marketing Coordinator for James City County, joins the podcast this week to talk about the free outdoor concert series, Jamestown Jams! The next concert is Thursday, June 21 with an acoustic songwriter showcase by “...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

County Cooling Centers Open, Cooling Assistance Available

Hot Sun

High temperatures and humidity are expected in the James City County area this week. Need a place to cool off? Citizens and visitors can head to the James City County Recreation Center at 5301 Longhill Road. The Recreation Center will serve as the County'...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2018

County Residents Invited to July 11 Neighborhood Forum

Neighborhood Forum July 11 6:30 p.m.

James City County residents are invited to attend the next Neighborhood Forum on July 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road.Chief Brad Rinehimer from the James City County Police Department will be the featured spe...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2018

Fire Damages Home in James City County

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James City County firefighters responded to a structure fire today June 16, 2018 in the 2200 block of Carriage House Way at the Monticello at Powhatan townhouse complex. A 911 call was received at 3:24 p.m. reporting the fire, with firefighters arriving a...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Sands Anderson Opens in McLaws Circle

Sands Anderson Ribbon Cutting

James City County is pleased to announce that Sands Anderson PC has held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their new office at 263 McLaws Circle, Suite 205. Sands Anderson is a midsize, Mid-Atlantic litigation and transaction law firm representing bu...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 13, 2018

What Happened at the June 12 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the June 12, 2018 meeting.Special thanks to our Eagle Scout pledge leaders!Consent Calendar

  1. Minutes Adoption, Approved 5-0
  2. Zero Tolerance for Litter Resolution and Policy G...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2018

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Debuts Billsburger

Billsburger

On Monday, June 11 from 4-9 p.m., FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude) will debut at Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) located at 2054 Jamestown Road. In honor of their inauguration at Billsburg, Chef Jim Kennedy has crafted a special burger, the Billsbu...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Recruiting Applicants for Social Services Advisory Board

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James City County Social Services is looking for citizens interested in serving on the Social Services Advisory Board. Advisory Board members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors for a four-year term. The Board serves in an advisory capacity in all m...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Police Invite You and Your Kids to Ice Cream with a Cop

Ice Cream with a Cop

In an effort to reach kids and adults alike, James City County Police Department offers Ice Cream with a Cop, a spin-off of Coffee with a Cop, but for kids. Ice Cream with a Cop aims to bridge relationships between local police officers and kids in a fun ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Neighborhoods Invited to Join Police for National Night Out

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On Aug. 7, James City County neighborhoods are invited to join forces with police and thousands of communities nationwide for the 35th Annual National Night Out.National Night Out heightens crime and drug prevention awareness; generates support for local ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Need Help with Cooling this Summer?

Cooling

As the days heat up, it becomes more important to keep homes cool and comfortable. The Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Social Services offers an Energy Assistance Program to eligible citizens, which includes Cooling Assistance.Cooling Assistance he...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2018

June Events

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Aquatics

Learn to SwimThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open until June 8. Registration for July classes opens June 26-July 6. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recre...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Splash Pad, County's Outdoor Pools Open

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The County’s two outdoor pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County Park in Toano. A new splash pad is open at Chickahominy Riverfront Park this summer, offering visitors a camping theme aquatic area featuring ground sprays, rain t...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Non-Resident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Parking

Parking fees for non-residents are
charged at Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Road, from Memorial DayWeekend to Labor Day. The parking fee is charged Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 8
a.m.-6 p.m. at the park e...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Police Reschedule Shred-A-Thon

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Due to forecast inclement weather, the Shred-A-Thon originally scheduled for May 19 has been postponed to July 28. This event will be held at the Williamsburg/James City County Courthouse at 5201 Monticello Avenue, Williamsburg, 8:30-11:30 a.m.An estimate...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 15, 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 May, June and July. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealt...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Paddle Craft Storage, Rental Space Available

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James City County offers paddle
craft storage rental space at Jamestown Beach Event Park, the James City CountyMarina, Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Little Creek Reservoir Park. Monthly
and annual rental space is available and each space is designe...

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