Board organizes for 2011 – Mary Jones was elected Chairman of the James City County Board of Supervisors at the annual organizational meeting on January 3. Bruce Goodson was elected Vice Chairman. Both will serve for one year.
Ms. Jones has represented the Berkeley District on the Board since 2007. Mr. Goodson represents the Roberts District and has served on the Board since 1999.
The Board also approved its meeting calendar for 2011 which is available online or by calling 253-6609.
Please note the video shows the incorrect date. The meeting was held on January 3, 2011.
How do I…find out about County operations and facilities during winter weather? – Even before the first snowflake falls, County officials monitor local weather forecasts; mobilize staff to be on standby for public safety, public information and other services; and participate in conference calls with the Virginia Department of Emergency Management and the National Weather Service in Wakefield.
Once the weather hits, JCC offers plenty of ways to get up-to-date, factual information about County closings or delays. Sign up, log on or phone in…you can choose one or all:
County staff also updates the following local media:
|Daily Press||WMBG AM 740|
|The Virginia Gazette||The TIDE 92.3 FM|
|WAVY||Bach FM 107.9|
However, the volume of calls to the stations often results in a delay in posting County information. Your best bet is to use JCCAlert.org, Facebook and Twitter, jccEgov.com, JCC TV or the hotlines.
If you have specific questions about:
Special thanks to Julie Leverenz, Ginny Thayer and Mary Brett for sending in their JCC snow pictures!
Recycle your Christmas tree! – Drop off your tree free of charge through January 31 at any of the County Convenience Centers during normal operating hours.
Be sure to remove the tree stand, tinsel and all decorations. For hours of operation visit the website or call 565-0971.
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