Posted on: June 28, 2017

Affirmative Groove Performs 70s Music for Jamestown Jams

Jamestown Jams - Affirmative Groove

Come and enjoy free live music on July 7 with Affirmative Groove as they perform 70s music for Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.

Affirmative Groove is a high-energy, 8-piece band hailing from Richmond, VA. With a charismatic leading man, two st...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Police and Fire Locate Missing Swimmer

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On June 26 at approximately 7:15 p.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments were called to the area of College Creek on the Colonial Parkway regarding a swimmer who had gone under and not surfaced.

Tony Jimenez Garcia, a 23 year old male from Ches...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Police and Fire Respond to Fatal Vehicle Crash

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

At approximately 11:25 a.m., James City County Police and Fire personnel were called to the 9200 block of Richmond Road for a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2010 Ford Explorer had run off the road and s...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Registration is Open for the Annual Park-to-Park Bicycle Tour

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James City County’s annual Park-to-Park bike tour is set for Saturday, July 15, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.; start time depends on your selected ride option. Riders meet at Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP), 1350 John Tyler Highway. Choose from a family ride ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

VDOT Hampton Roads Weekly Lane-Closures Report

VDOT Virginia Department of Transportation

HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY LANE-CLOSURES REPORT

For the week of June 25-July 1

I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County: 

Segment I: 

  • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west June 25-29, starting as early as 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., ...
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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Independence Day Closings

Independence Day Closings

James City County government offices, facilities, libraries and courts will follow the schedule listed below on July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday:

County officesClosed

Curbside recyclingNormal schedule

James City County Recreation Center a...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Residents Invited to July 12 Neighborhood Forum

Neighborhood Forum July 12

James City County residents are invited to attend the next Neighborhood Forum on July 12, 6:30 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road. Police Chief Brad Rinehimer will be the guest speaker, and County Administrator Bryan Hill ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Alewerks Announces Tasting Room at Williamsburg Premium Outlets

Alewerks

James City County is pleased to announce that Alewerks Brewing Company is opening a new tasting room at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. The new venture will be an open-concept retail store and micro-brewing facility in 3,000 square feet. The tasting roo...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Police Announce Service Awards

Master Officer Zach Miller, Officer of the Year

On May 16, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community in 2016. Citizens that have been supportive of the Department’s efforts towards comm...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Parks & Recreation's June Events

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Parks & Recreation welcomes you to a great month of fun and special events!AquaticsLearn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for June classes is open May 31-June 9. Regi...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

They’re coming!

No mosquitoes

They’re coming. Are you ready? Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they can carry viruses and can make you sick. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to help control mosquitoes in and around your home:

  • Eliminate standing water in and ar...
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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Freedom Park Trail Wins 2017 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award

Freedom Park Trails_VA Treasure_Flash

James City County Parks & Recreation’s Freedom Park Multiuse Trail has received the Governor’s Environmental Excellence gold medal award for implementation of the 2013 Virginia Outdoors Plan. This is the second time an award has be...

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