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Public Information produces news releases for citizens and the media, handles media inquiries, produces the podcast This Week in James City County and manages social media. The office also provides public information during emergencies and weather events.

  1. October Flash

    Mark Your Calendars for October Events from Parks & Recreation

    Welcome fall with Boo Bash at the Beach, a free family night at the indoor pool, seasonal art & craft workshops and a host of great outdoor activities and programs! Read on...
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    Police Make Arrest in Homicide

    Police have made an arrest in connection with the Sept. 13 homicide. Read on...
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  5. Freedom Stories_NewsFlash

    Mark Your Calendars for Freedom Stories at Freedom Park

    The Free Black Settlement at Freedom Park is the backdrop for this special event! Read on...
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    Police Respond to Homicide

    Police respond to a shooting in the 2600 block of Chickahominy Road. Read on...
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    Fall 2022 Activity Brochure Available!

    Get your copy! James City County's Destination Recreation Activity Brochure highlights Parks & Recreation's activities, classes, events and programs through mid-January! Read on...
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  10. September Flash

    September Events with Parks & Recreation

    Join us for great special events including Drool in the Pool and the Harvest Festival plus learn candle-making, rock the Family Zumba glow party and take in a movie night and nature walks and talks! Read on...
  11. This Week in James City County Podcast Subscribe Today

    It's National Preparedness Month!

    County Emergency Manager Sara Ruch joins us on the podcast this week. Check it out and let us know what you think! Read on...
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    Police Respond to Shooting

    On Aug. 30, police were called to the100 block of Lafayette Boulevard regarding gunshots. Read on...
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    Police Respond to Fatal Traffic Crash

    Police respond to a fatal traffic crash on Humelsine Parkway West at the Olde Towne Road Overpass. Read on...
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    County Residents Invited to Community Conversations on Sept. 29

    Topics will include building consolidation and trash consolidation. Read on...
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This Week in James City County covers upcoming meetings and events, highlights services, staff and departments and does a deeper dive on challenging issues.