News Flash

Posted on: March 17, 2020

COVID-19 Business Resources

COVID image

The Office of Economic Development has compiled a list of resources for businesses in James City County. This list will be updated as new resources are available.For the most up-to-date information about COVID-19 in James City County, please visit the Cou...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: April 9, 2020

County-based Businesses Support Community During COVID-19

Businesses Supporting Community graphic

James City County is pleased to share that many County-based businesses are supporting healthcare workers and the local community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg donated 4,800 tons of fresh dairy and produce as well as snacks to Gr...
Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: April 7, 2020

County-based Souvenir Manufacturer Joins the Fight Against COVID-19

Bicast, Inc. logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Bicast, Inc. (Bicast), located in Toano, has retooled its existing operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bicast, a manufacturer of souvenirs, is now making protective face shields intended to help h...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Small Business Administration Programs - Scams and Fraud Alerts

Scam graphic

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) recognizes that these are unprecedented times and is alerting the public about potential fraud schemes related to economic stimulus programs offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration in response to the Novel C...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: April 6, 2020

SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program for Small Businesses Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic Launches

Small Business Administration logo

On April 3, the U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator (SBA) Jovita Carranza launched the Paycheck Protection Program, a $349 billion emergency loan program created with the President’s signing of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Econo...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Alcohol to Go

Beer with text

With current guidelines of social distancing and staying at home, local businesses have added new opportunities including curbside pick-up and delivery for alcohol

The Wine Seller

The Wine Seller is offering online ordering as well as ordering over the phon...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: January 1, 2020

Dredging to Make Virginia the East Coast’s Deepest Port is Underway

Port of Virginia logo

The Port of Virginia’s® journey to becoming the deepest port on the U.S. East Coast is underway as dredges took to the water in early December 2019 to begin digging, nearly two-and-a-half years ahead of schedule.“This project, combined with all of the inv...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Featured Property: 1709 Endeavor Drive in the James River Commerce Center

1709 Endeavor Drive building

Property includes 70,000 square feet (SF) in a single story industrial facility located on 5.61 acres of land. Property is located in the James River Commerce Center on Route 60. This property is zoned as M-2 and was built in 2007.

Property Features

  • 70,000 ...
Read on...

Economic Development