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Public Information produces news releases for citizens and the media, handles media inquiries, produces the podcast This Week in James City County and manages social media. The office also provides public information during emergencies and weather events.

  1. James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

    Police Seek Suspects in Theft from Unlocked Vehicles Incidents

    Police seek the public’s assistance in locating suspect(s) in larceny incidents Read on...
  2. REV3 Triathlon
  3. Development Review Committee Meeting Canceled
  4. Center News Flash

    Abram Frink Jr. Community Center Closed June 28-July 4

    Annual maintenance work needed; holiday closure. Read on...
  5. Traffic Alert

    Potential Delays During WJCC High School Graduations

    Delays will be on Friday, June 18 and Saturday, June 19. Read on...
  6. James City County Parks and Recreation 40th

    Celebrating 40 Years of Parks & Recreation!

    Help us celebrate – share your photos by July 7! Read on...
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  8. Juneteenth Closings
  9. BOS Stock Photo
  10. Traffic Advisory - Jamestown Triathlon
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  12. Robbery Suspects

    Police Investigate Robbery

    Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying two robbery suspects. Read on...
  13. Robert Luke Swift
  14. Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles Arrest

    Police Make Arrest in Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles

    There were multiple incidents of larcenies from unlocked vehicles in the White Hall and Michelle’s Point neighborhoods. Read on...
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    Parks & Recreation Announce June Events

    From camping to canoeing, to bird watching and pickleball playing, to celebrating National Trails Day and the Longest Day of Play, Parks & Recreation welcomes you to a great month of fun! Read on...
  16. Outdoor Pools Open Flash

    James City County’s Outdoor Pools Open for Summer

    Looking for the perfect place for months of summer fun…the outdoor pools and splash pad open Memorial Day Weekend! Read on...
  17. Masala Craft Indian Kitchen

    Masala Craft Indian Kitchen Now Open

    The new restaurant is located at 5223 Monticello Avenue, Suite E. Read on...
  18. James City County and Owens-Illinois logos in black on purple background

    County Announces Pilot Program with Owens-Illinois

    The program will establish glass-only recycling containers at several locations throughout the County. Read on...
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    Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

    Firearm Safety Courses available in June, July and August. Read on...
  20. Beach Parking Fee Flash_2

    Jamestown Beach Event Park Parking Fees

    Nonresident parking fees return for summer season. Read on...
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  23. Officer of the Year, Mike Ferriero

    Police Announce Service Awards

    Police recognize officers and citizens for their dedication to safety in the community. Read on...
  24. Chief Peterson posing in uniform

    Peterson Selected as Police Chief

    Eric A. Peterson has been selected as James City County’s new Police Chief, effective immediately. Read on...
  25. FitnessEquipment_Jay

    Outdoor Fitness Stations Installed

    Local business owner donates fitness equipment to James City County. Read on...
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    Parks & Recreation Releases Summer Brochure!

    Get your copy! James City County's Destination Recreation Activity Brochure highlights Parks & Recreation's activities, classes, events and programs through August! Read on...
  27. Job Fair_Flash

    Parks & Recreation Is Hiring!

    Want to love your job and have fun? Part-time seasonal and year-round positions available! Read on...
  28. Lock Your Car Doors

    Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

    Always remove personal items from your vehicle, and always lock your car doors. Read on...
  29. Coronavirus covid19 update news flash 2020
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