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Posted on: September 17, 2018

James City County Awarded Second OVW Grant

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On August 29, 2018, the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced 54 grants totaling $32 million through its Improving the Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking ...

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Colonial Community Corrections

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Governor Northam Proclaims June 13–19 Virginia Agriculture Week

Virginia Agriculture Week

Governor Northam proclaimed June 13-19 as Virginia Agriculture Week with a proclamation.James City County's rich farmlands allowed the first settlers to survive and prosper when they reached our shores in 1607. The thriving rural character of James City C...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Finding International Trade Resources for Your Business

Virginia Economic Development Partnership International Trade

Exporting can be critical to help a business grow and diversify their clients, which is why the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) offers resources for businesses who are interested in exporting.In partnership with VEDP, we have developed th...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen Now Open

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen

James City County is pleased to announce that Masala Craft Indian Kitchen (Masala Craft) is now open at 5223 Monticello Avenue, Suite E in the Courthouse Commons Shopping Center. Masala Craft has both lunch and dinner hours and are only closed for lunch o...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 27, 2021

County Announces Pilot Program with Owens-Illinois

James City County and Owens-Illinois logos in black on purple background

James City County is pleased to announce a new pilot program for glass recycling in partnership with Owens-Illinois (O-I). The program will establish glass-only recycling containers at several locations throughout the County. The glass collected in these ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 20, 2021

Featured Property: 137 Industrial Boulevard in Toano, VA

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Property includes up to 150,000 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 13 acres of land. Property is located in Hankins Industrial Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 50 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. T...

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Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

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The possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling or use of fireworks in James City County is a class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in jail and/or $2,500 fine. Professional displays, such as can be seen at Busch Gardens, are allowed throu...Read on...

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

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Residents of Pocahontas Trail were awakened early Feb. 29 by the sound of smoke alarms ringing through the house. Everyone exited safely and the Fire Department was called. Fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke inside the house and smoldering fire near e...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: February 29, 2016

ISO Rating Change Could Reduce Insurance Costs

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The Fire Department has received the second highest possible rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), a distinction that may qualify homeowners and businesses for lower property insurance premiums. Effective March 1, 2016, James City County Fire D...Read on...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 29, 2015

File of Life

File of Life

In an emergency, ambulance providers need to know your medical history to decide how best to take care of you. Searching for medication bottles or trying to remember dosages is the last thing you want to be doing if you or a loved one needs help. That’s w...Read on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Tyiesha Shairmane Dowdell

Tyiesha Shairmane Dowdell

?Tyiesha Shairmane Dowdell: last known address is Akron, OH. Dowdell’s date of birth is Nov. 23, 1990. She is 5’5” and 230 lbs. Dowdell has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for probation...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Nicholas Antonio Hudson

Nicholas Antonio Hudson

Nicholas Antonio Hudson: last known address is Apollo Drive, Hampton, VA. Hudson’s date of birth is Dec. 15, 1997. He is 6’ and 240 lbs. There are six outstanding felony warrants out of Williamsburg/James City County General District Court for four counts...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Donald Conklin McGuire

Donald Conklin McGuire

Donald Conklin McGuire: last known address is Blow Flats Road, James City County, VA. McGuire’s date of birth is Nov. 14, 1992. He is 5’6” and 175 lbs. McGuire has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Cir...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Kaveon Karee Canady

Kaveon Karee Canady

Kaveon Karee Canady: last known address is West County Street, Hampton, VA. Canady’s date of birth is Feb. 4, 2000. He is 5’6” and 170 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-James City County Circu...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Kevin Wayne Canaday, Jr.

Kevin Wayne Canaday Jr.

Kevin Wayne Canaday, Jr.: last known address is Theodore Alan Road, James City County, VA. Canaday’s date of birth is May 30, 1990. He is 5’8” and 177 lbs. Canaday has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Kristin Leigh Kerns

Kristin Leigh Kerns

Kristin Leigh Kerns: last known address is Falcon Creek Drive, James City County, VA. Kerns’ date of birth is May 20, 1982. She is 5’10” and 150 lbs. Kerns has two outstanding warrants from Williamsburg/James City County General District Court for felony ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Marla Fay Canny

Marla Fay Canny

Marla Fay Canny: last known address is Crestview Drive, Toano, VA. Canny’s date of birth is Nov. 22, 1974. She is 6’ and 210 lbs. Canny is wanted out of Williamsburg/James City County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court on two felony...

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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Rodney Oneal Coles, Jr.

Rodney Oneal Coles Jr.

Rodney Oneal Coles, Jr.: last known address is Little Creek Dam Road, Toano, VA. Coles, Jr.’s date of birth is Nov. 13, 1991. He is 6’ and 145 lbs. Coles, Jr. has an outstanding felony Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for a probati...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Larry Earl Batts

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Larry Earl Batts: last known address Centerville Road in James City County. Batts' date of birth is Jan. 12, 1962. He is 5’8” and 160 lbs. Batts is wanted for aggravated sexual battery and revocation of a suspended sentence.

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Teresa Norma Toney

Teresa Norma Toney

Teresa Norma Toney: last known address is Water Way, Hampton, VA. Toney’s date of birth is June 11, 1968. She is 5’5” and 180 lbs. Toney is wanted out of James City County on three felony warrants for forgery and three misdem...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Joshua Dale New

Joshua Dale New

Joshua Dale New: last known address is Hicks Island Road, Lanexa, VA. New’s date of birth is July 26, 1982. He is 6’2” and 215 lbs. New has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg/James City County Circuit Court for a (probation violation for felony drug ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Antonia Lashae Mickins

Antonia Lashae Mickins

Antonia Lashae Mickins: last known address is Bluestone Drive, Richmond, VA. Mickins date of birth is Jan. 13, 1985. She is 5’4” and 213 lbs. Mickins is wanted out of James City County on two felony warrants for grand larceny and forge...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Cameron Devon Jones

Cameron Devon Jones

Cameron Devon Jones: last known address is Lynn Circle, Toano, VA. Jones’ date of birth is Oct. 1, 1998. He is 5’9” and 150 lbs. Jones is wanted out of James City County on two felony warrants for forging public records and threats to burn; eight misdemea...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Richard Lee Brumfield, Jr.

Richard Lee Brumfield Jr.

Richard Lee Brumfield, Jr.: last known address is Barbour Drive, Newport News, VA. Brumfield’s date of birth is July 16, 1966. He is 6’ and 255 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court on charges o...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Patrick Thomas Bradby

Patrick Thomas Bradby

Patrick Thomas Bradby: last known address is Rochambeau Drive, James City County, VA. Bradby’s date of birth is May 1, 1974. He is 6’2” and 150 lbs. Bradby has two outstanding capiases out of James City County Juvenile & ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Miroslaw Zygmunt Pers

Miroslaw Z Pers

Miroslaw Zygmunt Pers: last known address is Waller Mill Road, York County, VA. Pers’ date of birth is Feb. 17, 1960. He is 6’ and 185 lbs. There are three outstanding warrants for Pers for reckless driving, driving after forfeiture of license and felony ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace

Jarius Christopher Wallace: last known address is Autumn East, James City County, VA, but may also be in Charlotte, NC. Wallace’s date of birth is Jan. 8, 1993. Wallace is 5’7” and 170 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias (indictment) from Williamsburg-Jam...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Richard Lee Cooper

Richard Lee Cooper

Richard Lee Cooper: last known address is on Brian Street, James City County, VA. Cooper’s date of birth is Feb. 9, 1988. He is 6’ and 160 lbs. There are six outstanding warrants for Cooper out of Williamsburg/James City County General...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Ashley Lynne Denningham

Ashley Lynne Denningham

Ashley Lynne Denningham: last known address is on Plantation Road, James City County, VA or Greensboro Drive, McLean, VA. Denningham’s date of birth is Feb. 23, 1983. She is 5’2” and 120 lbs. There is an outstanding Capias for Denningham from Williamsburg...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Tyrone Hurst

Tyrone Hurst 2019

Tyrone Hurst: last known address is 6000 block of Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA. Hurst’s date of birth is Oct. 22, 1951. He is 6’ and 165 lbs.  Hurst has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for fail to app...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

KeNeshia Camille Lyons

KeNeshia Camille Lyons

KeNeshia Camille Lyons: last known address is Sycamore Avenue, Newport News, VA. Lyons is 5’8” and 145 lbs. There are two capiases out of Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court outstanding for Lyons (violation of probation, grand larceny an...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod

Jessica Ann Williams McLeod: last known address is Bristol Circle, James City County, VA. McLeod’s date of birth is June 12, 1985. McLeod is 5’5” and 130 lbs. There is an outstanding felony warrant for McLeod for fraud to gain public assistance. There is ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Jackie Wayne Davis, Jr.

Jackie Wayne Davis, Jr.

Jackie (Jack) Wayne Davis, Jr.: last known address is E. Ocean View, Norfolk, VA. Davis, Jr. may also have ties to North Carolina and Tennessee. Davis, Jr. is 6’ and 254 lbs. Davis, Jr. may be operating a 2010 Dodge 4 door sedan. There is an outstanding f...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown

Ryan Kim Brown: last known address is Sir Gilbert Loop, James City County, VA. Brown’s date of birth is Oct. 26, 1996. Brown is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Brown has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court: Probation Violation (...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.

Randy Lee Hahn

Randy Lee Hahn, Jr.: last known address is Summer East, James City County, VA. Hahn, Jr.’s date of birth is Nov. 26, 1989. Hahn, Jr. is 5’10” and 170 lbs. Hahn, Jr. has five outstanding warrants for credit card theft (two cou...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Robert Lee Graham, Jr.

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Robert Lee Graham, Jr.: last known address is 5413 Airport Road, James City County, VA. Graham’s date of birth is May 29, 1971. Graham is 5’8” and 155 lbs. Graham has three outstanding Capiases from Williamsburg-James City County General District Court fo...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes Jr.

Daniel Alexander Smokes, Jr.: last known address is Algonquin Trail, James City County, VA. Smokes, Jr.'s date of birth is Feb. 9, 1999. He is 6’2” and 178 lbs. Smokes, Jr. has outstanding warrants for three counts of robbery, two counts of use of a firea...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Michelle Marie Roush

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Michelle Marie Roush: last known address Prosperity Court in James City County, VA. Roush's date of birth is Nov. 11, 1988. She is 5’3” and 115 lbs. Roush is wanted on a Felony Capias (original charge: felony shoplifting).

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Troy Lamont Ashby

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Troy Lamont Ashby: last known address is Hampton, VA. Ashby's date of birth is July 18, 1976. He is 5’5” and 140 lbs. Ashby is wanted on two Capiases (indictments) from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court on charges o...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg

Ryan David Bragg: last known address is Powhatan Springs Road, James City County, VA. Bragg’s date of birth is Nov. 4, 1987. Bragg has a Capias from James City County Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court for failure to report to CCC (original charge is...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Chad Gallup Acee

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Chad Gallup Acee: last known address is London Company Way, James City County, VA. Acee's date of birth is Sept. 23, 1988. He is 6’1” and 165 lbs. Acee has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court for a probation violation (...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.

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Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.: last known address is Carol Lane, James City County, VA. Knoyer, Jr.'s date of birth is April 15, 1989. He is 6’ and 185 lbs. Knoyer, Jr. is wanted on two charges of failure to appear in Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe

Kenneth Brandon Sharpe: last known address Lakepoint Court, James City County, VA. Sharpe's date of birth is Aug. 18, 1989. He is 5’11” and 130 lbs. Sharpe is wanted on charges of credit card theft, credit card fraud, grand larceny and failure to appear.

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson)

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Sibylla Hope Coles (AKA: Sibylla Bailey, Sibylla Simpson): last known address Little Creek Dam Road, Toano, VA. Coles' date of birth is May 4, 1972. She is 5’4” and 195 lbs. Coles is wanted on a felony charge of possession of a schedule I, II controlled s...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 16, 2021

Police Seek Suspects in Theft from Unlocked Vehicles Incidents

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

During the overnight hours of June 8-9, an unknown person(s) entered several unlocked vehicles in Berkeley’s Green. Multiple items were stolen to include currency and electronics.If you have home security videos that may have captured the incidents and ha...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

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

Center News Flash

The Abram Frink Jr. Community Center, 8901 Pocahontas Trail in Grove, will be closed Monday, June 28 – Saturday, July 3 for annual cleaning as well as closed Sunday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Maintenance work will include cleanin...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Hosts REV3 Triathlon Events with Impacts to Route 5 and Nearby Roads

REV3 Triathlon

The REV3 Triathlon may cause road delays on Route 5 near Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27. On Saturday, a sprint triathlon and kids duathlon will occur between 5-11 a.m. and impact Route 5 and CRP. On Sunday, Oly...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Potential Delays During WJCC High School Graduations

Traffic Alert

Williamsburg/James City County Public Schools’ High School Graduations will take place at Wanner Stadium (4900 Stadium Road) on Friday and Saturday and may impact traffic in the area. Potential traffic delays may be present in the area of Longhill Road at...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2021

James City County Development Review Committee Meeting Canceled

Development Review Committee Meeting Canceled

The James City County Development Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 23, 2021 has been canceled.

For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or planning@jamescitycountyva.gov.

Media Contact: Paul Holt, Dire...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Celebrating 40 Years of Parks & Recreation!

James City County Parks and Recreation 40th

2021 marks the 40th Anniversary of James City County Parks & Recreation! Help us reflect on our history and the countless individuals and groups and organizations who have helped us in meeting our mission to provide the programs, parks and facilities ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Water Main Replacement Project to Begin June 14

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The James City Service Authority will begin construction on Monday, June 14 on a water main replacement on Route 5 at the Powhatan Creek.  This water main broke earlier this spring and prompted the James City Service Authority to implement volunt...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Juneteenth Holiday Closings Announced

Juneteenth Closings

James City County offices, facilities, services, libraries and courts will observe the following schedule for the Juneteenth holiday.County offices:Closed Friday, June 18James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Center:Open during ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

What happened at the June 8 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the June 8 Regular Meeting.  The votes below represent Ayes, Nays, and Voting Members Absent.F.    CONSENT CALENDAR  &nbs...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Police Investigate Robbery

Robbery Suspects

On May 30 at approximately 10:38 p.m., a victim was robbed by two unknown males in Heritage Trailer Park. The first suspect pointed a handgun towards the victims chest demanding money. The second suspect picked up a rock and drew back as though he was goi...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Free Household Chemical Collection on Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

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Jo Anna Ripley, JCC's Assistant Director of General Services, and Tracy Hofmeyer, Recycling Coordinator for the Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority, join us on the podcast this week to talk about the greatest Household Chemical Collectio...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Potential Delays Expected During Jamestown Triathlon Events

Traffic Advisory - Jamestown Triathlon

The Jamestown Olympic Triathlon and Jamestown Sprint Triathlon will cause temporary delays on portions of James City County roads on Saturday, June 19. More than 700 athletes will be participating in the two events, which will affect roads in the morning ...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Police File Charges of Abduction, Assault and Credit Card Theft

Robert Luke Swift

On June 2, 2021, a victim reported to police details about incidents of domestic assault, credit card theft and abduction that had occurred at a residence in Toano as well as in a vehicle while driving in James City County on May 27 and June 1. The victim...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Police Make Arrest in Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles

Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles Arrest

On May 27 at approximately 3:45 a.m., two unknown males were seen on multiple residential security cameras pulling on car door handles and entering unlocked vehicles in the White Hall subdivision. Multiple items were stolen, to include three firearms. Bot...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Parks & Recreation Announce June Events

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Arts/Special Interest Classes

Preschool Summer Chocolate Making • Ages 3-5 with parent/guardianSaturday, June 26, 10-11:30 a.m.; $20James City County Recreation CenterHave fun in this summer-themed chocolate-making workshop. You’ll make chocolate shells, s...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

James City County’s Outdoor Pools Open for Summer

Outdoor Pools Open Flash

James
City County’s two outdoor pools and splash pad open May 29, Memorial Dayweekend! The pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County
Park. The splash pad, also located at Chickahominy, features a zero-depthcamping themed aqu...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen Now Open

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen

James City County is pleased to announce that Masala Craft Indian Kitchen (Masala Craft) is now open at 5223 Monticello Avenue, Suite E in the Courthouse Commons Shopping Center. Masala Craft has both lunch and dinner hours and are only closed for lunch o...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

County Announces Pilot Program with Owens-Illinois

James City County and Owens-Illinois logos in black on purple background

James City County is pleased to announce a new pilot program for glass recycling in partnership with Owens-Illinois (O-I). The program will establish glass-only recycling containers at several locations throughout the County. The glass collected in these ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

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James City County Police Department is offering free firearm safety courses to the public in the coming months. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of Virgi...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Jamestown Beach Event Park Parking Fees

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Parking fees are charged for nonresidents at Jamestown Beach Event Park Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day. Effective Saturday, May 29 through Monday, Sept. 6, the nonresident parking fee is charged Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on weekends...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

JCSA General Manager Discusses Water Main Break and Voluntary Water Restrictions on Podcast

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Doug Powell, General Manager for the James City Service Authority (JCSA), joins us on the podcast this week to tell customers about a recent water main break that has resulted in the need for voluntary water restrictions for irrigation. Check it out and l...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

JCSA Customers Asked to Follow Voluntary Water Conservation Measures After Water Main Break

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Due to a break in one of the James City Service Authority’s (JCSA) primary distribution lines, JCSA is entering into Stage 1 of its Water Conservation Plan.  As a result, the following actions are in effect: 

  • Voluntary water conservation ...
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News Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Police Announce Service Awards

Officer of the Year, Mike Ferriero

On May 20, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community.Citizens and other County employees who have supported the Department’s ef...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Peterson Selected as Police Chief

Chief Peterson posing in uniform

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

Peterson has served in all aspects of the Police Department and most recently served as the Division Commander of the Police Department’s Support Services Di...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Outdoor Fitness Stations Installed

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Thanks to a generous donation from Eco Discovery Park Founder and Spoke & Art Provisions Co. owner, Steve Rose, exercise enthusiasts may now add strength training to their normal walking, jogging and cycling routine along the&nbs...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Parks & Recreation Releases Summer Brochure!

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Parks & Recreation invites you to a spring and summer of fun – we’ve got over 60 summer camps for the kids, special events designed to connect and cultivate community and hundreds of family programs and outings, classes and activities. Copies of the b...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Parks & Recreation Is Hiring!

Job Fair_Flash

Award-winning James
City County Parks & Recreation is looking for job applicants with apassion for providing outstanding customer service! Part-time seasonal and
year-round positions are available assisting with camps, at the outdoorpools and wi...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County. Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks & Facilities

Coronavirus covid19 update news flash 2020

County Parks, Centers & Facilities Update June 11, 2021In all parks and facilities and for all programs, events and activities: In compliance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), all youth and adults wh...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 16, 2021

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

Center News Flash

The Abram Frink Jr. Community Center, 8901 Pocahontas Trail in Grove, will be closed Monday, June 28 – Saturday, July 3 for annual cleaning as well as closed Sunday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Maintenance work will include cleanin...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Hosts REV3 Triathlon Events with Impacts to Route 5 and Nearby Roads

REV3 Triathlon

The REV3 Triathlon may cause road delays on Route 5 near Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27. On Saturday, a sprint triathlon and kids duathlon will occur between 5-11 a.m. and impact Route 5 and CRP. On Sunday, Oly...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Potential Delays During WJCC High School Graduations

Traffic Alert

Williamsburg/James City County Public Schools’ High School Graduations will take place at Wanner Stadium (4900 Stadium Road) on Friday and Saturday and may impact traffic in the area. Potential traffic delays may be present in the area of Longhill Road at...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Celebrating 40 Years of Parks & Recreation!

James City County Parks and Recreation 40th

2021 marks the 40th Anniversary of James City County Parks & Recreation! Help us reflect on our history and the countless individuals and groups and organizations who have helped us in meeting our mission to provide the programs, parks and facilities ...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Potential Delays Expected During Jamestown Triathlon Events

Traffic Advisory - Jamestown Triathlon

The Jamestown Olympic Triathlon and Jamestown Sprint Triathlon will cause temporary delays on portions of James City County roads on Saturday, June 19. More than 700 athletes will be participating in the two events, which will affect roads in the morning ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2021

James City County’s Outdoor Pools Open for Summer

Outdoor Pools Open Flash

James
City County’s two outdoor pools and splash pad open May 29, Memorial Dayweekend! The pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County
Park. The splash pad, also located at Chickahominy, features a zero-depthcamping ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

June Events

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Arts/Special Interest Classes

Preschool Summer Chocolate Making • Ages 3-5 with parent/guardianSaturday, June 26, 10-11:30 a.m.; $20James City County Recreation CenterHave fun in this summer-themed chocolate-making workshop. You’ll make chocolate shells, s...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Jamestown Beach Event Park Parking Fees

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Parking fees are charged for nonresidents at Jamestown Beach Event Park Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day. Effective Saturday, May 29 through Monday, Sept. 6, the nonresident parking fee is charged Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on weekends...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Outdoor Fitness Stations Installed

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Thanks to a generous donation from Eco Discovery Park Founder and Spoke & Art Provisions Co. owner, Steve Rose, exercise enthusiasts may now add strength training to their normal walking, jogging and cycling routine along the&nbs...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Summer Brochure Available!

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Parks & Recreation invites you to a spring and summer of fun – we’ve got over 60 summer camps for the kids, special events designed to connect and cultivate community and hundreds of family programs and outings, classes and activit...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Parks & Recreation Is Hiring!

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Award-winning James
City County Parks & Recreation is looking for job applicants with apassion for providing outstanding customer service! Part-time seasonal and
year-round positions are available assisting with camps, at the outdoorpools and wi...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks & Facilities

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County Parks, Centers & Facilities Update June 11, 2021In all parks and facilities and for all programs, events and activities: In compliance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), all youth and adults who are not fully va...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Police Seek Suspects in Theft from Unlocked Vehicles Incidents

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During the overnight hours of June 8-9, an unknown person(s) entered several unlocked vehicles in Berkeley’s Green. Multiple items were stolen to include currency and electronics.If you have home security videos that may have captured the incidents and ha...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Hosts REV3 Triathlon Events with Impacts to Route 5 and Nearby Roads

REV3 Triathlon

The REV3 Triathlon may cause road delays on Route 5 near Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27. On Saturday, a sprint triathlon and kids duathlon will occur between 5-11 a.m. and impact Route 5 and CRP. On Sunday, Oly...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Potential Delays During WJCC High School Graduations

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Williamsburg/James City County Public Schools’ High School Graduations will take place at Wanner Stadium (4900 Stadium Road) on Friday and Saturday and may impact traffic in the area. Potential traffic delays may be present in the area of Longhill Road at...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Police Investigate Robbery

Robbery Suspects

On May 30 at approximately 10:38 p.m., a victim was robbed by two unknown males in Heritage Trailer Park. The first suspect pointed a handgun towards the victims chest demanding money. The second suspect picked up a rock and drew back as though he was goi...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Potential Delays Expected During Jamestown Triathlon Events

Traffic Advisory - Jamestown Triathlon

The Jamestown Olympic Triathlon and Jamestown Sprint Triathlon will cause temporary delays on portions of James City County roads on Saturday, June 19. More than 700 athletes will be participating in the two events, which will affect roads in the morning ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Police File Charges of Abduction, Assault and Credit Card Theft

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On June 2, 2021, a victim reported to police details about incidents of domestic assault, credit card theft and abduction that had occurred at a residence in Toano as well as in a vehicle while driving in James City County on May 27 and June 1. The victim...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Police Make Arrest in Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles

Larcenies from Unlocked Vehicles Arrest

On May 27 at approximately 3:45 a.m., two unknown males were seen on multiple residential security cameras pulling on car door handles and entering unlocked vehicles in the White Hall subdivision. Multiple items were stolen, to include three firearms. Bot...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

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James City County Police Department is offering free firearm safety courses to the public in the coming months. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of Virgi...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Police Announce Service Awards

Officer of the Year, Mike Ferriero

On May 20, Police held their annual Service Awards Ceremony recognizing many officers for their continued high levels of service and dedication to safety in the community.Citizens and other County employees who have supported the Department’s ef...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Peterson Selected as Police Chief

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

Peterson has served in all aspects of the Police Department and most recently served as the Division Commander of the Police Department’s Support Services Di...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police: Frequently Asked Questions

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James City County Police Department recognizes that our citizens may have questions concerning some of our Department policies and procedures. We have had a number of inquiries lately that we have responded to providing citizens with information. In an ef...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

Lock Your Car Doors

Larcenies from unlocked motor vehicles are one of the most prevalent crimes in James City County. Residents are encouraged to always lock their car doors even when they are at home. Residents should also always remove valuables (especially electronics and...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Most Wanted

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If you have any information that might help police locate any of these individuals, please call James City County Police Department at 757-253-1800 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You may also submit tips at P3tips.com. Callers to the Crime Line and...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Three Ways to Commemorate Juneteenth

Juneteenth in James City County

Juneteenth is a holiday that celebrates emancipation and marks the end of slavery in the United States. Juneteenth became a permanent state holiday in 2020. Texas was the first state to proclaim Juneteenth a state holiday in 1980. There are three ways to ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Hosts REV3 Triathlon Events with Impacts to Route 5 and Nearby Roads

REV3 Triathlon

The REV3 Triathlon may cause road delays on Route 5 near Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27. On Saturday, a sprint triathlon and kids duathlon will occur between 5-11 a.m. and impact Route 5 and CRP. On Sunday, Oly...

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Tourism News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Potential Delays Expected During Jamestown Triathlon Events

Traffic Advisory - Jamestown Triathlon

The Jamestown Olympic Triathlon and Jamestown Sprint Triathlon will cause temporary delays on portions of James City County roads on Saturday, June 19. More than 700 athletes will be participating in the two events, which will affect roads in the morning ...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen Now Open

Masala Craft Indian Kitchen

James City County is pleased to announce that Masala Craft Indian Kitchen (Masala Craft) is now open at 5223 Monticello Avenue, Suite E in the Courthouse Commons Shopping Center. Masala Craft has both lunch and dinner hours and are only closed for lunch o...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

“FOCUSED: A Century of Virginia Indian Resilience,” at Jamestown Settlement through March 25, 2022

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In collaboration with Virginia Indian tribal communities, Jamestown Settlement, a museum of 17th-century Virginia, is now presenting “FOCUSED: A Century of Virginia Indian Resilience,” a contemporary exhibition through March 25, 2022.“FOCUSED” is principa...

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