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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.

  1. VPRS Awards_News Flash_Nov21_22

    Parks & Recreation Earns Top Honors at State Conference

    Five department initiatives and staff named Best in State. Read on...
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    Parks & Recreation Earns National Reaccreditation

    Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to the community. Read on...
  4. Interim Police Chief Anthony G. &#34Tony&#34 Dallman

    Dallman Named Interim Police Chief Following Retirement of Chief Peterson

    Police Chief Eric Peterson is retiring after more than 28 years of public service. Assistant Police Chief Anthony G. “Tony” Dallman will serve as interim police chief. Read on...
  5. Parks and Rec December

    Mark Your Calendar for 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...
  6. ComStation_Main Flash

    Communication Stations Come to County Parks!

    Stations will enhance communications for those with limited verbal abilities. Read on...
  7. taxes due Dec 5 2022
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  9. VDOT map Skiffes Creek Connector

    New Roadway Opens Connecting Route 143 and Route 60

    Skiffes Creek Connector Project reaches major milestone in project delivery. Read on...
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  11. Santa Calling

    Santa's Calling!

    This family-favorite holiday program returns Dec. 6. Register early! Read on...
  12. November Events_Flash

    Mark Your Calendar for November Events From Parks & Recreation

    Fun is featured this month...join us for the Live Well Expo for seniors, Simply Silly Art for kids, Splash on Friday for the family and a wide variety of health and wellness classes and activities! Read on...
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  14. LCRP_launch_store_close_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...
  15. JCCPD announces a crime has occurred

    Police Attempt to Identify Suspects in Shoplifting Incident

    Police attempt to identify suspects in a shoplifting incident on Oct. 22. Read on...
  16. James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

    Police Respond to Fatal Crash Involving a Bicyclist

    Police respond to a fatal traffic crash on Richmond Road at Barhamsville Road Read on...
  17. Fall 2022 Brochure Flash_Sept5_2022

    Fall 2022 Activity Brochure Available!

    Get your copy! James City County's Destination Recreation Activity Brochure highlights Parks & Recreation's activities, classes, events and programs through mid-January! Read on...
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