News Flash

Posted on: November 30, 2018

Webisode #8 (Strangulation IPV) Now Available...

Alliance on Violence Against Women (AVAW) logo

Does strangulation only a crime if marks are physically visible? Is it a crime if it only happened once? How long does it take to be strangled? The latest webisode titled "Strangulation IPV" answers these questions while taking a deeper look at ...

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Strangulation IPV Colonial Community Corrections
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

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Tasha’s Own Locates to Farm in Toano and Offers New Class

Maureen Anderson with goats

Tasha’s Own has located to a new historical farm property in Toano that was built in 1889. The property was originally built by H. U. Stephenson, one of historic Toano’s leading citizens. Maureen Anderson founded Tasha’s Own in 2004. Anderson is skilled i...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 11, 2019

EDA Real Estate Committee Approves 2019 Meeting Calendar

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County’s Real Estate Committee has approved its 2019 meeting calendar. The meeting will occur on the first Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. beginning on Feb. 7. The meetings will be held ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Featured Property: 3000 John Deere Road in Toano, VA

3000 John Deere Road

Property includes 307,184 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 74.4 acres of land. Property is located in Stonehouse Commerce Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 45 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. This...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Toano Commercial Historic District Added to Virginia Landmarks Register

Toano Commercial Historic District boundary map

In December, the Board of Historic Resources and the State Review Board approved the addition of 13 sites to the Virginia Landmarks Register including the Toano Commercial Historic District located in James City County. This is the first historic district...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Attention Business Owners

Calculator and pen

Beginning this year, both your completed business license renewal form and full payment are due March 1. Renewal forms will be mailed on Jan. 7. To learn how to calculate your tax, click here and look for “2019 Business License Renewal Instructi...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Pure Silk Becomes Title Sponsor of LPGA Event at Kingsmill Resort

Pure Silk Championship logo

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and Kingsmill Resort announced that Pure Silk will become the official title sponsor of the newly renamed Pure Silk Championship. Pure Silk has agreed to a three-year deal from 2019-2021 as title sponsor of ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

Port of Virginia

NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe on Wednesday announced that The Port of Virginia® has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia International Gateway (VIG) that clears the way for the port to begin work on doubling capacity at the...

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Additional Info... Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Fireworks are Illegal in JCC

Illegal

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...

Additional Info... Fire Department
Posted on: March 1, 2016

Another Smoke Alarm Success

smoke alarm

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

Firefighter with hydrant

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...

Fire Department
Posted on: December 28, 2015

Safe Needle Disposal

Do Not Recycle Needles

If you check your blood sugar or inject medications at home it is important to dispose of your used needles and lancets safely. You can purchase a special container from most pharmacies, or use an empty household container that is leak proof, made of heav...Read on...

Additional Info... Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Robert Lee Graham, Jr.

robert lee graham jr.

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 Capias’ from Williamsburg-James City County General District Court for...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Larry Earl Batts

larry batts

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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Most Wanted
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 coun...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Ryan DeCarlo Braxton

Ryan Decarlo Braxton

Ryan DeCarlo Braxton: last known address Burton Woods Drive, James City County, VA. Braxton's date of birth is Aug. 1, 1975. He is 5’9” and 180 lbs. Braxton is wanted on charges of abduction, grand larceny and domestic assault and batt...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Rodney Johnson (AKA: Rodney Dushack)

Rodney Johnson

Rodney Johnson (AKA: Rodney Dushack): last known address Mooretown Road, James City County, VA. Johnson's date of birth is May 26, 1968. He is 6’8”. Johnson is wanted on charges of aggravated assault by strangulation and felony assault...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Troy Lamont Ashby

troy lamont ashby

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 charges of distribution of cocaine.

Media Contact:Stephanie Williams, Police Spokesperson757-25...

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Most Wanted
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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Most Wanted
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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Most Wanted
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Chad Gallup Acee

chad gallup acee

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 p...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Kevin Lamark Jackson

kevin lamark jackson

Kevin Lamark Jackson: last known address is Merrimac Trail, Williamsburg, VA. Jackson's date of birth is May 28, 1975. He is 5’5” and 170 lbs. Jackson has an outstanding Capias from Williamsburg-James City County General District Court...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Karl Scott Knoyer, Jr.

karl scott knoyer

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 Cir...

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Most Wanted
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...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.

corey delmont bryant sr.

Corey Delmont Bryant, Sr.: last known address Capital Landing Road, Williamsburg, VA. Bryant, Sr.'s date of birth is Jan. 26, 1971. He is 5’10” and 210 lbs. Bryant, Sr. is wanted on charges of credit card theft and unauthorized use of ...

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Most Wanted
Posted on: March 21, 2018

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

sibylla coles

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 schedul...

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Most Wanted

News Flash

Posted on: January 22, 2019

General Services and Debris Covered on Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

Podcast

Grace Boone, James City County General Services Director and Jim Hill, Superintendent of Solid Waste join the podcast this week to talk debris, knuckle boom trucks and more. As always, we take a few minutes at the end to get to know our guests a little bi...

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This Week in James City County News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Mountain Bike Trail opens at Upper County Park

MountainBikeFlash

Mountain Bike TrailThanks to a partnership with the Eastern Virginia Mountain Bike Association (EVMA), Upper County Park now offers park visitors two-miles of mountain bike trails. Volunteers from the EVMA worked with Parks staff to design and construct t...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Police Attempt to Identify Suspect in Larceny Incident

Little Caesars larceny suspect

A manager at Little Caesars at 4655 Monticello Avenue reported to police that an unknown male had entered the store and taken a money bag containing an undisclosed amount of cash on Jan. 16 at approximately 11:30 a.m. Surveillance video captured the suspe...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Historical Commission Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 24

Historical Commission news flash graphic

The Historical Commission will meet on Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. in Room A of the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road.For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or planning@jamescitycountyva.gov.Media ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 23

DRC scheduled

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

o    C-18-0118, 4704 Lady Slipper Fence

o    C-18-0124, 3889 News Road, The Village at Ford’s Colony...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Adult Coed Soccer League Begins March 3

Adult Soccer League

Parks & Recreation's adult coed soccer league is geared towards having fun and recreational play, but there are also countless social and health benefits too! Grab your friends - the league is open to women age 18+ and men 30+. We’ll play using 11 peo...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Police Attempt to Identify Suspect in Larceny and Fraud Incident

19000067 attempt to identify

On Jan. 6, the victim reported to police a fraudulent charge on her credit card for $4,000 made at the Target at 4630 Monticello Avenue. The victim believes that the credit card may have been taken from her wallet on Jan. 4 while she was at a local restau...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Winter Sports Classes for Youth begin Feb. 2!

Winter Sport Classes Flash

Register by Jan. 28….four-week and six-week sessions are being held at the James City County Recreation Center and the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center. These Saturday sports classes are for youth ages 2-9 and teach a variety of skills in soccer, basketba...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Tasha’s Own Locates to Farm in Toano and Offers New Class

Maureen Anderson with goats

Tasha’s Own has located to a new historical farm property in Toano that was built in 1889. The property was originally built by H. U. Stephenson, one of historic Toano’s leading citizens. Maureen Anderson founded Tasha’s Own in 2004. Anderson is skilled i...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Preventing Frozen Pipes and Fires on the Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

Podcast

James City Service Authority General Manager Doug Powell and Fire Marshall Kenny Driscoll join the podcast this week to talk about preventing frozen pipes and winter fires. As always, we take a few minutes at the end to get to know our guests a little bit...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2019

EDA Real Estate Committee Approves 2019 Meeting Calendar

EDA Real Estate Committee logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County’s Real Estate Committee has approved its 2019 meeting calendar. The meeting will occur on the first Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. beginning on Feb. 7. The meetings will be held in the con...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2019

JCC, Williamsburg CERT and CART Teams Host Emergency Companion Pet Sheltering Course

Dog in sweater

Interested in helping animals during a disaster? James City County and Williamsburg Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) and Community Animal Response Teams (CART) are hosting a regional Emergency Companion Pet Sheltering training Feb. 9-10.The two d...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2019

Fire Crews Respond to Fire on Diascund Road

Fire Department

On Jan. 13 at approximately 3:06 a.m., units from the James City Bruton Volunteer and James City County Fire Departments responded to a residential structure fire in the 8700 block of Diascund Road in Toano. The homeowner was awakened by smoke an...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Supervisor Larson to Host Community Forum to Discuss Rt. 5 / Rt. 614 Intersections

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If you have an interest in sharing your concerns about the intersections of Route 5 and Greensprings Road and Route 5 and Centerville Road, James City County and VDOT want to hear from you. Ruth Larson, the Representative for the Berkeley District on the ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Agricultural and Forestal Districts Advisory (AFD) Committee Seeking Applications for New Members

Agricultural and Forestal Dsitricts Committee Seeks Members

The James City County Agricultural and Forestal Districts Advisory (AFD) Committee is currently seeking applications for new members. Interested County residents can submit an application online.The AFD Committee advises the Planning Commission and the Bo...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Toano Commercial Historic District Added to Virginia Landmarks Register

Toano Commercial Historic District boundary map

In December, the Board of Historic Resources and the State Review Board approved the addition of 13 sites to the Virginia Landmarks Register including the Toano Commercial Historic District located in James City County. This is the first historic district...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in January. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of Virgin...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Police Recognized for National Night Out

National Night Out 2018 award

James City County Police Department was recently recognized by the National Association of Town Watch for its outstanding participation in 2018 National Night Out. The Department was ranked 27 out of 139 applying jurisdictions of the same size (population...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Attention Business Owners

Calculator and pen

Beginning this year, both your completed business license renewal form and full payment are due March 1. Renewal forms will be mailed on Jan. 7. To learn how to calculate your tax, click here and look for “2019 Business License Renewal Instructi...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Board of Supervisors Organizes for 2019

Icenhour Hipple

The James City County Board of Supervisors met on Jan. 2 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Jim Icenhour was elected Chairman. Michael Hipple was elected Vice Chairman. Icenhour represents the Jamestown...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 26, 2018

Parks & Recreation Program and Facility Discounts Available to Qualified Residents

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James City County Parks & Recreation offers a Discount Assistance Program to James City County and Williamsburg residents who meet the program qualifications and submit an application. The program allows citizens who qualify to benefit from many of th...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: December 26, 2018

January Events

January Flash

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is open until Feb. 1. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and online a...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: December 26, 2018

Free Christmas Tree and Leaf Disposal Available for Residents

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Through Jan. 31, James City County residents can recycle Christmas trees free of charge at any County Convenience Center during normal operating hours. The Centers are located at 117 Tewning Road, 1204 Jolly Pond Road and 185 Industrial Boulevard. All dec...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 17, 2018

Board of Supervisors Tentatively Schedules Oakland Pointe Public Hearing for Feb. 12

James City County Board of Supervisors

The Oakland Pointe REZONING-18-0004/HEIGHT LIMITATION WAIVER-18-0002 public hearing will be held at the James City County Board of Supervisor's first regular meeting in February, in order to give ample opportunity to review the materials and public commen...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2018

News from the Economic Development Authority

EDA logo

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) of James City County approved their 2019 meeting calendar at its December organizational meeting. The calendar includes a date change. The monthly EDA meetings will now occur on the third Tuesday of each month at 4...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Police and Fire to Offer Active Shooter and Stop the Bleed Training

Stop the Bleed web

James City County’s Police and Fire Departments are hosting two CRASE (Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events)/Stop the Bleed training sessions:Feb. 23, 5-9 p.m., Fire Training Center, 2077 John Tyler Highway February Session Registration Mar...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Social Services Offers Foster/Adoptive Parent Orientation and Training

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Would you or someone you know be interested in becoming a foster/adoptive parent in James City County? Social Services offers training that gives families the information they need to make an informed decision about whether fostering/adopting is the right...

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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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News Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2018

2019 Dog Licenses Available

Pictures of dogs

Dog owners in James City County can purchase 2019 dog licenses through the Treasurer’s Office beginning Nov. 1. The renewal period runs through Jan. 31 every year and tags must be on dogs by Jan. 31. Add a new dog to your household after Jan. 31? Dog tags...

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News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Mountain Bike Trail opens at Upper County Park

MountainBikeFlash

Mountain Bike TrailThanks to a partnership with the Eastern Virginia Mountain Bike Association (EVMA), Upper County Park now offers park visitors two-miles of mountain bike trails. Volunteers from the EVMA worked with Parks staff to design and construct t...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Adult Coed Soccer League Begins March 3

Adult Soccer League

Parks & Recreation's adult coed soccer league is geared towards having fun and recreational play, but there are also countless social and health benefits too! Grab your friends - the league is open to women age 18+ and men 30+. We’ll play us...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Winter Sports Classes for Youth begin Feb. 2!

Winter Sport Classes Flash

Register by Jan. 28….four-week and six-week sessions are being held at the James City County Recreation Center and the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center. These Saturday sports classes are for youth ages 2-9 and teach a variety of skills in socce...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 26, 2018

Parks & Recreation Discount Assistance Program

DiscountProgram_Flash

Parks & Recreation Offers a Discount Assistance Program for Qualifying Households James City County Parks & Recreation offers a Discount Assistance Program to James City County and Williamsburg residents who meet the program qualification...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 26, 2018

January Events

January Flash

Aquatics

Learn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is open until Feb. 1. Registration is accepted at the James City County Recreation Center and online a...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Parks & Recreation Program, Volunteers Receive Outstanding Awards at State Conference

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James City County Parks & Recreation was recognized in two top service categories at the 63rd Annual Virginia Recreation & Park Society (VRPS) Conference, held in November in Richmond. Parks & Recreation's new Capital Color Ride earne...

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Parks & Recreation

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Planning

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Agricultural & Forestal District Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 24

AFD Scheduled

The Agricultural & Forestal District (AFD) Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, Jan. 24 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • AFD-18-0020. 8328 Diascund Road Mill Creek AFD Addition
  • AFD-18-0019. 4928 Fenton Mill Road Croaker Addition
  • AFD-18-0017. 9888...
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Planning
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Historical Commission Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 24

Historical Commission news flash graphic

The Historical Commission will meet on Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. in Room A of the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road.For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or planning@jamescitycountyva.gov.Media ...

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Planning
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 23

DRC scheduled

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

o    C-18-0118, 4704 Lady Slipper Fence

o    C-18-0124, 3889 News Road, The Village at Ford&rsqu...

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Planning

News Flash

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Police Attempt to Identify Suspect in Larceny Incident

Little Caesars larceny suspect

A manager at Little Caesars at 4655 Monticello Avenue reported to police that an unknown male had entered the store and taken a money bag containing an undisclosed amount of cash on Jan. 16 at approximately 11:30 a.m. Surveillance video captured the suspe...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Police Attempt to Identify Suspect in Larceny and Fraud Incident

19000067 attempt to identify

On Jan. 6, the victim reported to police a fraudulent charge on her credit card for $4,000 made at the Target at 4630 Monticello Avenue. The victim believes that the credit card may have been taken from her wallet on Jan. 4 while she was at a local restau...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Police Offer Firearm Safety Courses

Firearm Safety Class

The James City County Police Department will be offering free firearm safety classes to the public in January. Each one-session class will cover basic safety, handling, storage and laws related to carrying a concealed handgun in the Commonwealth of Virgin...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Police Recognized for National Night Out

National Night Out 2018 award

James City County Police Department was recently recognized by the National Association of Town Watch for its outstanding participation in 2018 National Night Out. The Department was ranked 27 out of 139 applying jurisdictions of the same size (population...

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Police Department
Posted on: December 17, 2018

Police to Offer Citizens Police Academy

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

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 of the De...

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Police Department
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Head's Up Program

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

The Heads Up Program enables James City County residents to provide information about their pre-existing conditions to the Emergency Communications Center. This information alerts first responders about special conditions prior to their arrival in an emer...

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For more information or to sign up Police Department
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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Police Department
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Master Police Officer Brandon Frantz Recognized

Officer Brandon Frantz

Master Police Officer (MPO) Brandon Frantz was awarded the Law Enforcement Commendation Certificate and Medal by the Williamsburg Sons of the American Revolution on Nov. 2. MPO Frantz was further recognized at Eighteenth Annual Greater Hampton Roads Regio...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 3, 2018

2017 Annual Report

Law Enforcement Center

The mission of the James City County Police Department is to perform our duties and fulfill our responsibilities of enforcing the law, preserving the peace, and providing police services so that it improves the quality of life for all citizens within our ...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 9, 2018

The Watch Dial by JCCPD

The Watch Dial

The Watch Dial is a quarterly newsletter published by James City County Police Department. Check back often for information about JCCPD events, crime prevention tips and other crime alerts.

The Watch Dial Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: January 14, 2019

Feb. 3 is Carrot Cake Day

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake Day is Feb. 3 and there are some options on where to get carrot cake in the County.

  • Baker’s Crust has a five-layer carrot cake filled with carrots, pineapple, pecans and cinnamon surrounded by cream cheese icing and walnuts,
  • C...
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Tourism Blog
Posted on: January 4, 2019

National Pie Day is Jan. 23

Pie

If you want to celebrate National Pie Day with pie, there are more than two dozen types of sweet and savory pies in James City County.Let’s review traditional dessert pies first!

Dessert Pie Pie Slices

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Tourism Blog
Posted on: January 1, 2019

19 Things to Explore in 2019

2019

With each new year, there are new things to look forward to and the things happening in James City County in 2019 are no exception.Here are 19 things to explore in 2019:

  1. 2019 is the 400th anniversary of democracy, diversity and opportunity in Virginia. AME...
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Tourism Blog

News Flash

Posted on: January 14, 2019

2019 Williamsburg Restaurant Week

Williamsburg Restaurant Week

Williamsburg restaurants who are members of the Williamsburg Area Restaurant Association (WARA) will join together to participate in the 2019 Williamsburg Restaurant Week. Williamsburg Restaurant Week will be Jan. 21-31, 2019.The restaurants in James City...

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Tourism News
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Pure Silk Becomes Title Sponsor of LPGA Event at Kingsmill Resort

Pure Silk Championship logo

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and Kingsmill Resort announced that Pure Silk will become the official title sponsor of the newly renamed Pure Silk Championship. Pure Silk has agreed to a three-year deal from 2019-2021 as title sponsor of ...

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Tourism News

News Flash