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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Winners Announced for Start Peninsula

Start Peninsula winners 2019

Following another unforgettable weekend of entrepreneurship, networking and strategizing, Start Peninsula is pleased to announce its three winners for 2019:

  • Atlas Quick-Clip – An attachment for the magazine of a firearm that relieves the spring t...
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Economic Development
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Offers Canned Beer for First Time

Canning process line at Billsburg Brewery

James City County is pleased to announce that Billsburg Brewery, located at 2054 Jamestown Road at the James City County Marina, has canned their beer for the first time. Billsburg Brewery worked with a third-party to can nearly 300 cases of three Billsbu...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Featured Property: 1709 Endeavor Drive in the James River Commerce Center

1709 Endeavor Drive building

Property includes 70,000 square feet (SF) in a single story industrial facility located on 5.61 acres of land. Property is located in the James River Commerce Center on Route 60. This property is zoned as M-2 and was built in 2007.

Property Features

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Axe Republic Opens in New Town Williamsburg

Axe Republic logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Axe Republic has opened at 4919 Courthouse Street in New Town Williamsburg. Axe Republic is an entertainment axe throwing venue that hosts individuals, groups and leagues. Axe Republic is owned by Nikki Monter...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 22, 2019

Christopher Johnson Named Director of Economic Development

Christopher Johnson

Christopher Johnson has been promoted to the County’s Director of Economic Development. Johnson has been with the County for more than 10 years in multiple roles and departments. Most recently, Johnson served as Interim Director of Economic Development si...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Home-Based Business Conference Returns for 2020

Home-Based Business Conference 2020

The Greater Peninsula Economic Development partners are pleased to announce that the 5th annual Home-Based Business Conference will return on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center, located at 600 But...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 2, 2019

New Opportunity for County Businesses

Be a featured business

Economic Development is pleased to announce a new initiative to feature County-based businesses in its communications and outreach. Businesses located in James City County are invited to complete an online survey. Submissions will be used to curate conten...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 2, 2019

Featured Property: 3000 John Deere Road in Toano, VA

3000 John Deere Road

Property includes 307,184 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 74.4 acres of land. Property is located in Stonehouse Commerce Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 45 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. This...

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Economic Development