Posted on: August 18, 2017

Heat Advisory in Effect

Heat Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for today, until 8 p.m. Heat Index values will be between 103-108 degrees from late morning through early this evening. If people are in need of a cool place to go to get out of the heat, head over t...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Planning Commission Development Review Committee Meeting Scheduled for Aug. 23

DRC scheduled

The Planning Commission Development Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following:

  • C-0052-2017, S. Wallace Edwards and Sons, Inc.
  • SUP-0005/0006/0007/0008-2017, Lightfoot Marketplace SUP Amendment
  • C-0058-2017, Norge...
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News Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Recreation Center Pool Temporarily Closes for Maintenance

Center News Flash

Beginning Aug. 19, the pool and hot tubs at the James City County Recreation Center will temporarily close for pool resurfacing work. The work is anticipated to take four weeks with a tentative reopen date of Sept. 19. If you only use the Recreation Cente...

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Parks and Recreation Website News Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2017

What happened at the Aug. 8 Board of Supervisors Meeting?

Aug 8 Pledge

Here’s a quick summary of actions taken by the Board of Supervisors during the Aug. 8, 2017 meeting:

Special thanks to our pledge leader Luke Sipes!

Presentations

1. 2017 Historical Commission Annual Update to the Board of Supervisors and Historica...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Want to Receive JCC Alert Calls on Your Schedule?

my alert subscriptions

James City County recently switched to a new mass notification system for JCC Alert. Here are a few tips on how to customize the system so you only receive the notifications you are most interested in when you want to receive them.

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JCC Alert News Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2017

New Adopt-A-Spots Assigned to Boy Scout Troop 414 and the Five Forks Ruritans

Adopt A Spots 2017

As part of the Clean County Commission’s county-wide volunteer recruitment efforts, the Adopt-A-Spot Program provides businesses and local organizations the opportunity to give back to their community. By adopting an area in need of litter clean...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Operating Hours Changing at County Outdoor Pools

Outdoor Pools

Pool Operation Hours Change 

James City County operates two outdoor pools at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County Park. The pools are open through Labor Day; however, there are changes in their daily operating schedules effective Aug. 7.&...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

What's on JCC TV in August?

NASA EDGE screenshot

JCC TV broadcasts a wide variety of programming, from board meetings to locally-produced shows and movies. Here are a few highlights for the month of August: 

NASA EDGE (every day at 5:30 p.m.)

Excited for the solar eclipse? NASA EDGE has you cover...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Treasurer Announces Increase in Vehicle Registration Withholding Fee Effective Sept. 1

Building B Door

Beginning Sept. 1, 2017, the fee to have a Vehicle Registration Withholding (DMV Stop) released by the James City County Treasurer’s Office will increase from $20 to $25.

The change is necessary to cover the increase in the fee charged to the Cou...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2017

Parks and Recreation August Events

August Flash-07

August
Events

Aquatics Learn to Swim, Free Swim Evaluations There areindividual registration periods before each swim lesson session. Registration
for August classes has closed. Registration for September classes is open Aug.30-Sept...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Fall 2017 Good Neighbor Environment Grant Application Now Available

Fall 2017 Good Neighbor Environment Grant Application

The Clean County Commission is making ten $500 Good Neighbor Environment Grants available to neighborhood groups and homeowner associations. The purpose of the grant is to enhance the sense of community and environmental wellness of our neighborhoods thro...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Advisory Committees Forming in Grove and Lafayette Square Neighborhoods

PR Advisory Committee_Flash_2017

Want to make a difference in your community? James City County Parks & Recreation is looking for residents, community organizations, businesses, churches and stakeholders to serve as Neighborhood Advisory Committee members regarding park and recreatio...

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Additional Info... News Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Credit Cards Accepted at Jolly Pond Convenience Center

Truck at Convenience Center

Effective immediately, customers have the option to use credit cards at the Jolly Pond Road Convenience Center to dispose of household trash and yard debris. Please note there is a 2.95% convenience fee for all credit card transactions. For example, if yo...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2017

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Wins Award

CoVA Best of

Local food truck, FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude), has won the Coastal Virginia Magazine Best Of Readers’ Choice Award for Best Food Truck Peninsula. This is the first award that FoodaTude has received since opening in July 2016.

FoodaTude is own...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Virginia Capital Trail Resurfacing Improvement Project to Begin

Resurfacing Project Trail Closures in Effect July 24 Through September 8, 2017

A project to restore and improve the pavement conditions on the pedestrian and bicycle shared-use path of the Virginia Capital Trail is scheduled to begin construction the week of July 24, 2017. The maintenance and resurfacing of this path will ensure tha...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Stormwater Management Workshop Scheduled

Stormwater retention pond

Mark your calendars! James City County is offering a stormwater management workshop to provide an overview of stormwater drainage systems and best management practices (BMPs).

The workshop covers:

  • The importance of properly working BMPs and drainage facilit...
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News Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Jamestown Jams Concert Series Continues

Jamestown Jams

James City County is pleased to announce its Jamestown Beach Event Park concert series, now called Jamestown Jams, is returning for the second year. Come and enjoy free live music on Sept. 1 and Oct. 6 with music from 6:30-8 p.m.

Each concert will focus on...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2017

They’re coming!

No mosquitoes

They’re coming. Are you ready? Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they can carry viruses and can make you sick. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to help control mosquitoes in and around your home:

  • Eliminate standing water in and ar...
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