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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Harvest Festival Canceled

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Due to the forecast for inclement weekend weather including heavy rain and wind, Harvest Festival scheduled for Saturday, Sept.23  has been canceled. Weather conditions predicted this weekend will impact both set up and day of activities. We apol...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Glamping Available at Chickahominy Riverfront Park

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Enjoy the comforts of home while spending the night in the great outdoors! The Timberline Glamping Company has opened six glamping sites at Chickahominy Riverfront Park. The glamping Safari tents feature two queen-sized beds or two bunkbeds and one queen ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Wanted Suspect Arrested, Large Quantity of Narcotics Seized

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On Sep. 14, 2023, at approximately 5:50 p.m., a coordinated operation led by James City County Tri-Rivers Drug Task Force Agents resulted in the apprehension of a wanted suspect on drug-related charges originating from the City of Williamsburg. The arrest...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Renovations at the James City County Recreation Center begin Sept. 18.

James City County Recreation Center Renovations Underway

Renovations to the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Rd., are scheduled to begin Monday, Sept. 18. Work includes upgrading the catering kitchen in the community wing, multiple door replacements, new flooring in the hallways of the communi...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Repair Fair & Recycling Expo Set for Nov. 18

2023 Repair & Recycling Expo Warhill High School Saturday Nov 18 9 am-1 pm Pre registration required

The Annual Repair Fair & Recycling Expo registration is now open! The Clean County Commission is hosting the event on Saturday, Nov. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Warhill High School. In celebration of America Recycles Day, the event will prov...

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Posted on: September 13, 2023

Update - Local Fire Departments Respond to Football Field-Sized Brush Fire in Croaker

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Sept. 15 Update: The fire remains under control but continues to burn at this time. Residents should be advised that there may continue to be smoke and the smell of smoke in the Croaker area for several days.At 8:13 a.m. on Sept. 13, the James City County...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Fall 2023 Activity Brochure Available!

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This Fall edition of Destination Recreation features a wide variety of new adventures to celebrate the cooler temperatures in our beautiful and colorful outdoors! James City County parks have always been “pet-friendly” and in this issue we’ll hit the “paw...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Input Needed to Guide the County's 2025 Child and Family Services Plan

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James City County is conducting a Community Needs Assessment for funding from the Promoting Safe and Stable Families (PSSF) program. PSSF is a federal program aimed at preventing child maltreatment, enabling children to remain safely with their families, ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Little Creek Reservoir Park Boat Launch and Park Store Temporarily Close

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The Little Creek Reservoir Park boat launch and Park Store are closed until further notice. Low water levels have impacted the launching of all watercraft vessels including boats, kayaks and canoes. Once water levels have risen to a safe...

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

September Events from Parks & Recreation

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Arts & Special Interests Good Night Moon • Ages 18 months-6 yearsSaturday, Sept. 30, 9:30-10:30 a.m. $15James City County Recreation Center“Goodnight, Room! Goodnight, Moon! Goodnight, Cow Jumping Over the Moon!” In this class inspired by you...

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