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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.

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    27 de enero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4458 Read on...
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    26 de enero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4453 Read on...
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    25 de enero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4449 Read on...
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    EDA Real Estate Committee Schedules Electronic Meeting

    The meeting will be on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 4 p.m. Read on...
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    James City County Recreation Services Administrator Leads State Society

    Arlana Fauntleroy is elected 2021 President of the Virginia Recreation & Park Society. Read on...
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    22 de enero 4 p.m. - Actualización COVID-19

    Previously released in English: https://jamescitycountyva.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=4441 Read on...
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    Police Seek Suspect in Tampering With Vehicles Incidents in Village of Candle Station

    Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in tampering with vehicles incidents. Read on...
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    Historical Commission Sponsors Student Essay Contest

    The James City County Historical Commission is sponsoring an essay contest for high school students. Read on...
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    Police Seek Suspect in Tampering With Vehicles Incidents in Fenwick Hills

    Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in tampering with vehicles incidents. Read on...
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    Charges Filed Related to Multi-Vehicle Crash on Merrimac Trail

    Police have filed additional charges related to the multi-vehicle crash on Jan. 6 Read on...
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    SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Re-Opening; Issue New Guidance

    This round of the PPP continues to prioritize millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $284 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses through March 31, 2021. Read on...
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    Board of Supervisors Organizes for 2021

    Michael Hipple was elected Chairman. Sue Sadler was elected Vice Chairman. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Vaccination Has Begun in James City County

    James City County emergency medical services employees began receiving vaccinations this week. Read on...
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    January Events

    Start the New Year off with our Fitness Open House (both virtual and in-person opportunities!), the first annual virtual 5K Run, and the Jr. NBA Skills Challenge for outh! Read on...
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    Rinehimer Selected for New Assistant County Administrator Position

    Brad Rinehimer, James City County Police Chief, has been promoted to the newly-created Assistant County Administrator position effective Jan. 16, 2021. Read on...
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    Governor Northam Commits Additional $20 Million to Rebuild VA Economic Recovery Fund

    Funding will fulfill pending grant awards for over 300 eligible small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Read on...
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    Governor Northam Announces New Mitigation Measures to Slow COVID-19 Spread

    Virginians should stay at home from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., wear masks in indoor and outdoor settings, limit social gatherings to 10 Read on...
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    Park Improvement Project Underway at James City County Marina

    Billsburg Brewery remains open; Marina refueling station, boat ramp and paddle craft floating launch temporarily close during project. Read on...
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    Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

    Always remove personal items from your vehicle, and always lock your car doors. Read on...
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