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Posted on: February 2, 2023

Input Meeting Scheduled for Powhatan Creek Watershed Management Plan

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James City County is seeking input to help update the Powhatan Creek Watershed Management Plan. A public meeting will be held on Monday, Feb. 13 from 6-8 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center (Rooms B & C), located at 5301 Longhill Road.This...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

JCCPD: Seeking Public’s Assistance in Identifying Recovered Decedent

JCCPD is releasing news

Feb. 2 update: The JCCPD is seeking the public’s aid in identifying the decedent discovered in a retention pond on Jan. 25. The investigation indicates that the decedent was in the retention pond for two weeks or longer. The investigati...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Virginia’s Nuclear Power Stations Transition from Siren Warning System

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PUBLISHED: FEBRUARY 1, 2023

RICHMOND, VA – Effective today, February 1, 2023, those living within an approximate 10-mile radius of Dominion Energy’s North Anna Power Station (NAPS) and Surry Power Station (SPS), will no longer ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

February Events from Parks & Recreation

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AquaticsBasic Swim Instructor Training • Ages 16+Three-day course for $225:Friday, Feb. 3, 4-7 p.m.Saturday, Feb. 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Feb. 6-9, 4-8 p.m.James City County Recreation CenterBecome a certified American Red Cross Basic S...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

JCCPD Attempting to Identify Suspect in Shoplifting

JCCPD announces a crime has occurred

On Jan. 29 at approximately 2:10 p.m., an unknown male entered the Sunglass Hut at 5625 Richmond Road and stole several items from the store. The suspect is a Black male, and during the commission of the crime, he wore black boots, black pants, an olive-g...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Off-Duty Police Officer Injured in Shooting Incident

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In the early hours of Jan. 25, two off-duty James City County Police officers were involved in an incident in the City of Williamsburg that resulted in one of the off-duty officers being shot multiple times. The victim sustained serious but non-life-threa...

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Posted on: January 22, 2023

Freedom: The Hands that Built History Tour

Freedom Tour News Flash

Come commemorate Black History Month as we pay tribute to the generations of African Americans whose hard work, talents and skills built this nation. Freedom: The Hands that Built History Tour is Saturday, Feb. 11, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Fr...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

AARP Tax-Aide Program Prepares for New Season with New Location

Volunteers and JCC Officials Cut the ribbon for Tax Aide's new location at Fire Station 1

You’ve got taxes to file, but do-it-yourself software can be confusing, and some paid tax preparation services cost money you might not be able to spend. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide can help. Beginning Jan. 31 and continuing through April 18, AARP ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Winter/Spring 2023 Activity Brochure Available!

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Parks & Recreation invites you to a season of fun – we’ve got a variety of programs, events and activities for all ages, interests and abilities. Over ten special events are planned to connect community - and we encourage you to take advantag...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Updated Jan. 14: Public to be on the Lookout for Missing Person: JCCPD

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Jan. 14 Update: In the late evening of Jan. 13, Aonesty Selby was found deceased by the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office. A death investigation is underway. 

Original News Flash: We are encouraging the public to be on the lookout for...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

JCSA Board of Directors Organizes for 2023

Sadler Icenhour

The James City Service Authority Board of Directors met on Jan. 10 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Sue Sadler was elected Chairman. Jim Icenhour was elected Vice Chairman.Sadler represents the Stonehouse Dist...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Board of Supervisors Organizes for 2023

Hipple Larson

The James City County Board of Supervisors met on Jan. 10 for their annual organizational meeting to elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman. Michael Hipple was elected Chairman. Ruth Larson was elected Vice Chairman. Hipple represents the Powhatan Di...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

Park Attendant for a Day Volunteers Needed

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There’s a new volunteer opportunity available in James City County Parks & Recreation! Park Attendants are needed – maybe you’re on the fence about applying for a position or unsure about the skills needed for a career in Parks & Recreation. Come ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

Powhatan Creek Watershed Management Plan Survey: Your Input is Needed!

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James City County is updating the Powhatan Creek Watershed Management Plan. We’ve launched a survey to collect public input on plan goals and to better understand concerns within the watershed. The survey can be accessed here, or by accessing the project ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2022

JCCPD Connect is Live to the Public

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James City County Police Department is pleased to announce a new web page for its web resources: JCCPD Connect. With so much information across various places, JCCPD Connect will take you to one centralized webpage that houses links to the primary pages y...

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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Marina Store Operations Impacted by Building Improvements

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The block building that houses the James City County Marina store and the Billsburg Brewery’s Tasting Room will undergo structural improvements beginning Dec. 14 through February 2023.  The work will consist of installing a new support ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Police Attempt to Identify Suspects in Shoplifting Incident

JCCPD announces a crime has occurred

On Oct. 22 at approximately 5:31 p.m., two unknown females entered the Ulta located at 5225 Settlers Market Boulevard and stole several items from the store. One suspect is described as a Black female with long black braided hair wearing a black sweatshir...

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