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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Parks & Recreation Plan December Events

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December EventsAquaticsWe're Hiring, Lifeguards! • Ages 16+ FREE!Wednesday, Dec. 22, 5-7 p.m.James City County Recreation CenterLifeguards are needed to staff the James City County Recreation Center indoor pool. Applicants must be at least 16 years or old...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Police Seek Suspects in Larceny from Sunglass Hut

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On Nov. 13 at approximately 5:40 p.m., two unknown males entered the Sunglass Hut located at 5711 Richmond Road and stole three pairs of sunglasses. The total value of the glasses is more than $1,000. Surveillance photos of the suspects were obtained.

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

What happened at the November 23 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the November 23 Business Meeting.  The votes below represent Ayes, and Nays.

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News Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Larson Elected to VACo Executive Committee

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Ruth Larson, Berkeley Representative on the James City County Board of Supervisors, was elected to the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) 2021-22 Executive Committee during the 87th Annual Business Meeting on Nov. 16. She will serve as the Second Vic...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Police Offer Firearms Safety Courses

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

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Police Investigate Commercial Burglary

Dollar General B & E Suspect

On Oct. 25 at approximately 5:30 a.m., an unknown person gained entry into the Dollar General located at 8766 Pocahontas Trail and stole nearly $800 worth of Newport cigarettes. The suspect shattered the glass case where the cigarettes were stored and loa...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

James City County Parks & Recreation Earn Top Honors at Statewide Conference

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James City County Parks & Recreation took home two top honors bestowed by the Virginia Recreation & Park Society (VRPS) during its annual conference in October. Over 400 people from across the state gathered for the 67th annual event held in Harri...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

County Announces Launch of Litter League Kit Program

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Do you think litter is more than just an eyesore? Wish you could do something about it? James City County General Services is launching a new litter kit loan program! The Litter League helps individuals, families, organizations and businesses perform clea...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Hampton Peninsula CVC Offering Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 5-11

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**Released on Nov. 3, 2021** Newport News, Va. — On Thursday, November 4, 2021, the Hampton Peninsula Community Vaccination Clinic (CVC) will begin to offer the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, following guidance from ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

County Announces Changes at Convenience Centers Due to Staff Shortage

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Due to staffing shortages, James City County Solid Waste is making the following changes at the Convenience Centers: 

  • The Toano Convenience Center located at 185 Industrial Boulevard will be closed starting Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021 until further notic...
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Posted on: November 1, 2021

2021 Leaf Disposal Options Announced

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Between Nov. 13 and Nov. 21 and Jan. 8 and Jan. 16, James City County residents may drop off leaves free of charge at the Jolly Pond Convenience Center, 1204 Jolly Pond Road, daily between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.Leaves dropped off by residents will onl...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Fall 2021 Activity Brochure Available!

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Fall Brochure Available!

Parks & Recreation invites you to a fall of fun – we’ve got a great variety of programs, events and activities for all ages, interests and abilities! Over ten special events are planned to connect community,...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Lifeguards Wanted!

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Parks & Recreation is hiring lifeguards to staff the James City County Recreation Center indoor pool. Benefits include competitive pay of $13.86/hour, up to a 28-hour work week, flexible work schedules, paid trainings and free Recreation Center member...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

James City County Parks & Facilities

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County Parks, Centers & Facilities Update

Oct. 22, 2021 ? In 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 v...

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