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  1. Workforce Housing Community Meeting Clark Lane with pictures of houses and conversation bubbles
  2. JCCPD announces a crime has occurred

    Police Seeking Suspect Involved in Road Rage-Induced Crash

    A suspect remains at large after intentionally causing an accident on Dec. 4, hospitalizing one Read on...
  3. December Flash

    December Events from Parks & Recreation

    Join us in December for a great variety of holiday activities, health & wellness offerings and winter break camps for the kids! Read on...
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    James City County Launches Email Notification Service for Public Meeting Documents

    Subscribe to receive email notifications when public meeting agendas, minutes and other documents become available. Read on...
  5. Taxes due Dec 5 hand with calculator
  6. LOVEsign_solo_NEWS_FLASH_2

    Virginia’s Newest “LOVE” sign in Freedom Park

    A Ribbon-Cutting Marks Latest LOVEwork in James City County! Read on...
  7. JCCPD is releasing news

    One Fatality in Single-Vehicle Crash on Forge Road

    A James City County man was fatally injured while driving on Forge Road on the afternoon of Nov. 20 Read on...
  8. JCCPD an arrest has been made

    Driver Arrested for DUI After Collision with School Bus

    A woman has been charged with DUI after striking a school bus transporting Hornsby Middle School students on Nov. 15 Read on...
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  10. photo of Barbara Watson

    Watson Selected as Director of Social Services

    Barbara Watson has been promoted to become the director of Social Services effective Dec. 16, 2023. Read on...
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  12. JCCPD an arrest has been made

    Arrest Made in Connection with Papa John’s Robbery

    A suspect linked to an armed robbery at Papa John's on Oct. 19, 2023, has been apprehended and charged by police Read on...
  13. VPRS Awards_News Flash_Nov21_22

    Parks & Recreation Earns Top Honors at State Conference

    Six department initiatives and staff named best in state. Read on...
  14. Fall 2023 Brochure Cover_NEWS FLASH

    Fall 2023 Activity Brochure Available!

    Get your copy! Parks & Recreation’s Destination Recreation Activity Brochure highlights classes, programs, events and activities through January! Read on...
  15. Little Creek_Ramp_Store_Closed_NEWS FLASH

    Little Creek Reservoir Park Boat Launch and Park Store Temporarily Close

    Low water levels impact water recreational activities at Little Creek Reservoir Park. 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.