Posted on: July 21, 2017

High Heat Indices are Expected to Continue Through the Weekend

Heat Advisory

The James City County Recreation Center and the local libraries are great places to go to cool off.

The James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, is open on Saturday from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. On Sunday July 23, the lobby will open early at 11 a.m. ...

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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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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Keep Virginia Beautiful Awards $1,000 to Keep James City County Beautiful

KVB 30 in 30 Grant Award

Statewide non-profit Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB) launched their 7th annual "30 Grants in 30 Days" campaign earlier this spring and invited government, non-profit, civic, and service organizations in Virginia to apply for grants for $500 to $2,...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Abram Frink Community Center; Gym Closure Extended

Center News Flash

Abram Frink Community Center gym temporarily closed for
maintenance
The closure of the basketball courts at the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center gym has been extended. Additional work and painting is needed on the gym floor as well as an extended drying t...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

"Keep James City County Beautiful"

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The James City Clean County Commission has become a Keep America Beautiful Affiliate. Over the course of this past year several steps were taken to complete the affiliation process and learn more about the issues of litter, recycling and greening througho...

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Posted on: July 10, 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 Aug. 4, Sept. 1 and Oct. 6 with music from 6:30-8 p.m.

Each concert will ...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2017

New and Improved JCC Alert Notification System Announced

JCC Alert web page

On July 6, James City County switched to a new mass notification system for JCC Alert. The Everbridge system provides more options for weather alerts and has an easier user interface. 

If you have previously registered to receive JCC Alert message...

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JCC Alert News Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Parks and Recreation Schedules July Events

July Flash-06

July Events Play is vital to our mental wellbeing, physical health and personal interactions - take a class and learn a new skill, meet your friends on our many playgrounds and at special events and visit our recreation centers to get fit and sta...

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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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