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Posted on: February 27, 2024

Summer Job Fair on March 16

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Looking for a fun summer job? Join the award-winning Parks & Recreation team and find out more on Saturday, March 16, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Rd. Seasonal, part-time and on call positions available. ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Updated: Paul Gross Was Safely Located by Newport News Police

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8:25 p.m. Feb. 26 Update

Paul Gross was safely located by Newport News Police around 8:00 p.m. on Feb. 26. The James City County Police extend their gratitude to the Newport News Police Department, Hampton Police Division, Virginia State Police, and the ge...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Point in Time Count Discussed on Newest Episode of This Week in James City County

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This year’s count of sheltered and unsheltered people experiencing homelessness on a single night in our community was held in January. County staff members Lauren Tolly, Lyndsay Lopez and Jared Randall are joined by Karen Griffith from The Plan...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: October 12, 2022

Feb. 29 James City County Policy Committee Meeting Canceled

Policy Committee Meeting Canceled

The Policy Committee meeting scheduled for Feb. 29, 2024, has been canceled. The Policy Committee is scheduled to meet next on March 14, 2024. For more information, please contact the Planning Division at 757-253-6685 or plannin...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Newest Episode of Podcast Explains the Upcoming Real Estate Assessments Process

Podcast Sharon McCarthy and Dayle Gallagher

Financial and Management Services Director Sharon McCarthy and Real Estate Assessments Director Dayle Gallagher are our guests on the podcast this week. They provide a detailed explanation of how real estate assessments are determined and how homeowners c...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Residential Structure Fire in Landfall at Jamestown

William Tankard

On February 16 at 7:34 a.m., units from James City County Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire in the 2500 block of William Tankard Drive in the Landfall at Jamestown subdivision. Homeowner and several neighbors called 911 reporting a...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Historical Commission Sponsors Student Essay Contest

Jamestown monument

The mission of the James City County Historical Commission is to further the efforts of the County to document, commemorate, preserve, protect, and promote the rich historical heritage of James City County.  The Commission is responsible for docu...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Newest Episode of Podcast Features Crime Update with Detective English

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James City County Police Detective Logan English is our guest on the podcast this week. We discuss the armed robbery that occurred at McDonalds on Jan. 25, 2024, scams and more. Check it out and let us know what you think! Video: https:/...

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

February Events from Parks & Recreation

February events

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Little Tykes Valentine’s Night Out! • Ages 3-5Friday, Feb. 9, 4:30-7 p.m. $15/childJames City County Recreation Center Child Watch Room  Parents, give yourselves the evening off and let your little sweethearts come out...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Arrest Made in Illegal Drug Distribution Investigation

JCCPD an arrest has been made

Police have filed charges against an employee of a local vape shop following an extensive months-long investigation into the illicit sale of marijuana and cannabinoid products. On Jan. 31, agents from the Tri-Rivers Drug Task Force, in collaboration with ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Little Creek Reservoir Park Boat Launch Reopens

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The boat launch at Little Creek Reservoir Park, 180 Lakeview Rd. has reopened, following rising water levels over the past several months. The water level is currently 52-feet, making it safe to resume launching kayaks, canoes and boats. The launching of ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Stevens Gives Updates on Meetings, Upcoming Real Estate Reassessments and More on February Podcast

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Scott Stevens, County Administrator for James City County, is our guest on the podcast this week. He provides updates on upcoming public meetings, real estate reassessments, Board of Supervisors meetings and more. Check it out and let us know what you thi...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Renovations at the James City County Recreation Center Continue As Scheduled

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Renovation work at the James City County Recreation Center continues on schedule. The overall project includes demolition and restoration of the locker rooms, catering kitchen and floor work. The project, which began Sept. 18, is anticipated to be complet...

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