News Flash

Posted on: June 25, 2019

Sue Sadler, JCC Board of Supervisors, Joins Podcast to Discuss the Comprehensive Plan

Podcast

Sue Sadler, Stonehouse District Representative on the JCC Board of Supervisors, joins the podcast this week to talk about the importance of the upcoming Comprehensive Plan update! (Spoiler alert - it’s really important.) Check it out and let us ...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Holiday Closings Announced

Independence Day

James City County offices, facilities, services, libraries and courts will observe the following schedule for Independence Day:County offices:Closed Thursday, July 4.James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Center:Closed Thursday,...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2019

501 Bar and Grill Opens at Stonehouse Golf Course

501 Bar and Grill

James City County is pleased to announce that the 501 Bar and Grill has opened at the Stonehouse Golf Course located at 9700 Mill Pond Run in Toano. The 501 Bar and Grill is owned by Mo Boulftali, who also owns another County restaurant, Jimmy’s Oven and ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Williamsburg Estate Services Opens New Warehouse

Williamsburg Estate Services building

James City County is pleased to announce that Williamsburg Estate Services (WES) has opened a new warehouse at 1820 Jamestown Road. WES is owned by Laura Kinsman. The new warehouse is over 7,000 square feet. Previously, WES had a 5,000 square foot space o...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Garrett Realty Partners Opens at 4655 Monticello Avenue in Suite 102.

Garrett Realty Partners logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Garrett Realty Partners has opened at 4655 Monticello Avenue, Suite 102. Garrett Realty Partners is a real estate company that was founded by Greg Garrett in 1982 as Greg Garrett Realty. The business transitio...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Abram Frink Jr. Community Center to Close for Maintenance June 24-July 7

Center News Flash

The Abram Frink Jr. Community Center in Grove will be closed Monday, June 24 through Sunday, July 7 for building maintenance work. The facility will reopen on Monday, July 8. Work will include refinishing the gym floor and cleaning the carpet and locker r...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2019

The Carts are Coming!

Recycling Carts

Curbside recycling customers who live in the following red week neighborhoods will receive (or already have received) their new TFC recycling cart this week (June 17-21):

  • Berkeley's Green
  • Birchwood Park & Marlboro
  • Boyd Acres
  • Braemar Creek
  • Brookhaven
  • Brought...
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News Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2019

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 14, 2019

We've Got Camps!

Summer Camps Flash

We want to help you keep the summer full of fun! James City County is offering nearly 100 exciting camps this summer! Camps were are listed below by week offered, and then by age.

Week of June 24

Little Tykes Summer Camp • Ages 3-5Monday-Thursday, ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2019

June 28 is Today’s Hits at Jamestown Jams Featuring The Tight Slacks

The Tight Slacks band photo

Come and enjoy free live music on Friday, June 28 with The Tight Slacks as they perform Today’s Hits during Jamestown Jams at Jamestown Beach Event Park.The Tight Slacks bring the variety to their performances and refer to themselves as “A Chex Party Mix®...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Launchpad Will Relocate to Tribe Square

Launchpad

James City County, York County and the City of Williamsburg are pleased to announce that Launchpad, the Greater Williamsburg Business Incubator, will relocate to Tribe Square, located at 249 Richmond Road, this fall. Launchpad will become part of William ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Update - New Dates Available - Fire and Police to Offer Active Shooter and Stop the Bleed Training

Stop the Bleed web

-- Updated to reflect the July 13 and Aug. 31 classes are full and to announce new dates. --James City County’s Fire and Police Departments are hosting a CRASE (Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events) training session followed by a Stop the Bleed trai...

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Registration News Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2019

What happened at the June 11 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the June 11 Regular Meeting:

E.         PRESENTATIONS    

            1. &...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Day Promoted to Director of Financial and Management Services Department

Sharon Day

Sharon Day, former Interim Director of James City County’s Financial and Management Services Department, has been promoted to Director effective June 3, 2019. Day replaces Sue Mellen who retired in April.Day served as the Assistant Financial Man...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Economic Development Authority Real Estate Committee Cancels June 13 and July 4 Meetings

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) Real Estate Committee has canceled their Thursday, June 13 meeting. There is no new business at this time. The next meeting was scheduled for Thursday, July 4, but due to the holiday, it will be rescheduled for Thu...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Neighborhoods Invited to Join Police for National Night Out

National Night Out 2019 Police Community Partnerships logo

On Aug. 6, James City County neighborhoods are invited to join forces with Police and thousands of communities nationwide for the 36th 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 5, 2019

Request for Public Comment, Brickyard Landing Acquisition

Brickyard Landing Proposed Acquisition

James City County Parks & Recreation is pursuing the acquisition of 119 acres of property on the Chickahominy River, located at 1006 Brickyard Road in upper James City County. Approximately 53 acres of the site are located in the Chesapeake Bay Resour...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Police Host Scam Presentation June 26

Fraud Alert

Police throughout the Country receive numerous complaints each year regarding scams and fraudulent financial activity. James City County Police Department is no different. To help combat the prevalence of these crimes, the Police Department is offering a ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Changes are Coming to Curbside Recycling Program Beginning July 1

Curbside Recycling Update

As a result of changes in the international trade market, the net cost of recycling has increased drastically to the contractors providing curbside pickup services. Because James City County is a community committed to sustainability, we want to:

  • Continue ...
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News Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2019

June Events

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Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for July classes is open June 18-28. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and online. Having...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2019

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: May 21, 2019

Nonresident Parking Fees Return to Jamestown Beach Event Park

Beach Decal News Flash

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

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News Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

Law Enforcement Center

The James City County Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy has been offering members of our local community the opportunity to get an inside look at the operation and function of police procedures since 1994. The classes offer an overview...

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To apply News Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Residents are reminded to protect their property by removing valuables (especially electronics, firearms, purses/wallets and shopping bags) from vehicles and always locking doors, keeping windows and doors locked at night and when not at home and keeping ...

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