Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 22, 2017

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The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • SP-0091-2016, AutoZone Store #6194, 4501 Noland Blvd.
  • S-0020-2016, New Town Section 8 Parcel D, Subdivision Exception Reque...
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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Planning Commission Policy Committee Meeting Scheduled for February 23, 2017

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The Planning Commission Policy Committee will meet on Thursday, February 23 at 4:00 p.m. to consider the following:

  • FY 2018-2022 Capital Improvements Program (CIP) Review

All meetings are open to the public and will be held in Building A of the James City C...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Burn Ban in Effect

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What is the 4 p.m. burn restriction? 

  • Open burning which is within 300 feet of woods or grass which could carry the fire to the woods is banned before 4 p.m. Otherwise permissible open air burning is only allowed between the times of 4 p.m. and midnig...
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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Police Respond to Robberies at Quality Inn & Suites

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The Quality Inn at 5351 Richmond Road was robbed on Feb. 11 at approximately 3:30 a.m. The suspect is described as a white male with blue eyes, a slender build, approximately 5’7”-5’8” tall, 20-30 years of age and wearing a black hoodie, gray pants and a ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

What happened at the Feb. 14 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the Feb. 14, 2017 meeting:

Consent Calendar, Approved 5-0

1. Minutes Adoption - January 3, 2017 Organizational Meeting and January 10, 2017 Regular Meeting

2. Grant Award - Offi...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Departments Launch Monthly Newsletters

Stay engaged with Notify Me

Two James City County departments launched monthly newsletters in January. Tourism, part of the Communications division, will highlight stories on local attractions and events as well as provide a list of upcoming events throughout the County. The Explore...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Mark Your Calendar for the Destination Recreation Expo

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Get a head start on summer at the annual Destination Recreation Expo, set for Saturday, Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to noon at the James City County Recreation Center. Come meet County recreation staff and your local sports, programming and recreation partners. Disco...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Clean County Commission Awards A & J Supply, Inc. With the 4th Quarter Clean Business Award for 2016

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Congratulations to A&J Supply Inc. for their efforts toward helping keep the community beautiful. A&J Supply Inc. is located at 3116 Ironbound Road in Five Forks. The business was selected by the James City Clean County Commission as the recipient...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Do You Know What to Do In an Emergency?

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You can’t predict . . . but you can prepare!

JCC CERT training is an all-abilities program offered at no charge to residents of James City County over the age of 18. Attendees are trained in:

  • personal, family and community emergency preparedness, and
  • basic d...
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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Presidents Day Closings

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James City County government offices, facilities, libraries and courts will follow the schedule listed below on Feb. 20 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday:

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James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Cente...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Parks & Recreation Master Plan Update

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James City County Parks & Recreation began the update of its Master Plan last August. The Master Plan is the Department’s most important guide for developing the programs, parks and facilities important to you and your family over the next five years ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Historical Commission Seeks Nominations for Historic Preservation Awards

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The James City County Historical Commission is seeking nominations for the 2017 Historic Preservation Awards. Historic Preservation Awards are presented by the Historical Commission to individuals, groups or organizations that meet the following criteria:...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

County Breaks Ground on Future Home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc.

Pictured (L to R) Thomas Tingle (EDA Chair), Brandon Nice (David Nice Builders), David Baum (Billsburg), Rick Shippey (Billsburg), Kristin Baum (Billsburg) and Bryan Hill (JCC County Administrator)

On Feb. 7, a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the James City County (JCC) Marina, 2054 Jamestown Road, for the future home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc. (Billsburg). The concrete foundation of the new 4,000 square foot brewing operation will be poured thi...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

House Fire in Windsor Forest

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Fire crews in James City County responded to a structure fire Sunday evening, Feb. 5, on Buford Road in the Windsor Forest subdivision. The fire was reported by neighbors about 8:30 p.m., with crews arriving two minutes later, finding heavy fire in the re...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Tek Fusion Global Named One of 2017 Best Places to Work in VA; Will Participate in VALET Program

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On Feb. 2, Virginia Business announced its 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia and named Tek Fusion Global, Inc. (TFG) as one of the winners. The 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies, who must first all meet specific crit...

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Tek Fusion Global, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2017

February Parks & Recreation Events

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Have fun and get fit in February! Check out all that Parks & Recreation has to offer!

AquaticsLearn to Swim, Free Swim EvaluationsThere are individual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration for February classes is Feb. 1-10. Reg...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Recruiting for Citizen Stormwater Advisory Committee

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The James City County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications until March 1, 2017 for citizens interested in serving on the Stormwater Program Advisory Committee.

The Board established the Advisory Committee in 2008 to assist the Board and County st...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

New Meeting Schedule for Board of Supervisors

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The Board of Supervisors, during their Jan. 3 organizational meeting, voted unanimously to change their meeting schedule to incorporate one business meeting and one work session per month with new start times. The changes are effective Jan. 24.

The Board w...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Police seek missing person

Kelvin Brown, missing person

On Oct. 13, a family member of Kelvin Leon Brown reported him missing from his residence on Chickahominy Road. Brown was last seen on Oct. 2 operating a 2009 black Cadillac (Virginia license plate VLF7911) when he reportedly left to visit a friend on Bush...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Fall/Winter Brochure Available!

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Parks and Recreation invites you to a season of fun family outings and great programs and activities. The Fall 2016/Winter 2017 brochure previews our more than 15 special events that cultivate community, featuring something for every interest and everyone...

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Read the Fall 2016/Winter 2017 Brochure
Posted on: March 4, 2016

Real estate assessment breakdown shows average increase of existing residential properties at .30%

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Further breakdown of the County real estate assessments of existing residential properties shows an average increase of .30% for fiscal year 2017 and FY 2018. Approximately 16,300 properties changed in value with 11,063 increasing and 4,803 decreasing in ...Read on...

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