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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Mosquito Control Spraying Begins

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Find out where spraying will be conducted and sign up for alerts.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Sounds of Summer Concert Series

Sounds of Summer Concert Series

This year’s lineup is one of the most exciting yet!

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

First Annual State of the County was a Huge Success

State of the County - Navigating for Success

Tom Shepperd shares how York County is "Navigating for Success". Watch the full State of the County presentation as given, May 29 at the American Revolution Museum.

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

June 11 Primary

June 11, 2019 Primary

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Mosquito Control Tire Recycling Event

Tire Recycling Event

Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 23 - 29, 2019.  Tires make a perfect mosquito breeding place, so Mosquito Control will host a Tire Recycling Event on Saturday June 22nd, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 105 Service Drive, Yorktown....

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Be Prepared. Find Your Evacuation Zone!

Know Your Zone York County

Use the map to view your region or zoom in to your residential neighborhood and street.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Join us for a "Movie in the Park"

Movies in the Parks

“Movies in the Parks!” Returns Free, outdoor family movies at three York County parks 

York County Parks and Recreation’s “Movies in the Parks!” program begins at sunset!.  These ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Senior Center of York's June Activities

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A variety of educational and entertaining programs are being offered at the Senior Center of York in June. Participation is open to seniors age 55 or better and their spouses, regardless of age. To register for these activities, sign up in person at the S...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

NEW - Latex Paint Recycling Program

Paint Recycling Program

Collections accepted at the Waste Management Center, Monday - Friday, 7 am until 4 pm.

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Kayak Rentals at Back Creek & New Quarter Parks

Kayak rentals at Back Creek & New Quarter Parks

From May 1 through October 1, York County offers kayak rentals at Back Creek Park and New Quarter Park. You must be at least 13 years old to use a kayak and must be at least 18 years old to rent one. Rental period is for two hour blocks or all day. Rental...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

BugFest Returns June 22

York County Mosquito Control and the Tabb Library invite you to help us celebrate National Mosquito Control Awareness Week (June 23 - 29) with BugFest 2019!  Join us from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, in the Tabb Library meeting room fo...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Alzheimer's Education Series

The Alzheimer’s Association Southeastern Virginia Chapter will present a free four-part Alzheimer’s Community Education Series beginning in April. Registration is required. Register online through the library's Events Calendar or by calling the Reference ...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Free Audiobooks for Teens

The SYNC Audiobooks for Teens program, sponsored by AudioFile Magazine and powered by Rakuten OverDrive, kicks off its 10th year with an exciting lineup of bestselling and award-winning authors. SYNC gives away two FREE audiobook downloads every week over...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: March 26, 2019

TBR meet June 15

Join the Tabb Book Readers (TBR), a book group for adults looking to expand their reading horizons. Each month, we explore a different genre, topic, or author/work. Meetings are held from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month in the Tabb Lib...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Memory Café on June 26

The York County Public Library is partnering with the Riverside Center for Excellence in Aging & Lifelong Health and the Peninsula Agency on Aging to offer monthly Memory Cafés to those suffering Alzheimer’s or other forms of deme...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

DMV Connect at Yorktown Library June 26

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles' DMV Connect provides services to citizens at the Yorktown Library. DMV Connect is able to conduct any DMV transaction that can be performed at your local DMV office with the exception of testing and vital records...

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Library & York-Poquoson VCE Partner for Gardening Series

The York County Public Library and York-Poquoson Virginia Cooperative Extension Office are partnering to bring Master Gardeners to the Tabb and Yorktown Libraries in 2019. The Mastering Your Garden series will feature a variety of weekend gardening semina...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

BugFest Returns to Tabb Library

This 2nd annual event is Saturday, June 22 from 10-3.

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Celebrate Independence in Yorktown

2019 lineup includes free patriotic fun for the whole family!

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

York County is now a V3 Certified Organization

York County is proud to announce that it has completed all requirements to become a V3 (Virginia Values Veterans) certified organization.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

York Co. Wins Regional Peninsulas EMS Council Awards

York County recently received several regional awards presented by the Peninsulas Emergency Medical Services Council at an annual ceremony held Saturday, May 18.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Senior Center of York’s June Activities

A variety of educational and entertaining programs are being offered at the Senior Center of York in June.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Yorktown Extends its Sounds of Summer Concert Series to Make it the Longest One Yet!

Yorktown’s Sounds of Summer concerts kick off Thursday, June 6, at Riverwalk Landing in Historic Yorktown.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Summers in Yorktown are Packed with Live Music, Outdoor Attractions, Special Exhibits, and More

The weather isn’t all that’s heating up in Yorktown...there’s fun for the whole family, and it’s happening all season long!

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Launchpad Will Relocate to Tribe Square

York County, James City County, and the City of Williamsburg are pleased to announce that Launchpad, the Greater Williamsburg Business Incubator, will relocate to Tribe Square, located at 249 Richmond Road, this fall.

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Yorktown Brings Home the Gold in Coastal Virginia Magazine’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards

Readers agree Historic Yorktown and Riverwalk Landing have some of the best places to eat, stay, and play on the Peninsula!

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Mosquito Control Tire Recycling Event

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Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 23 - 29, 2019.  Tires make a perfect mosquito breeding place, so Mosquito Control will host a Tire Recycling Event on Saturday June 22nd, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 105 Service Drive, Yorktown....

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Public Works
Posted on: June 3, 2019

2nd Annual BugFest!

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York County Mosquito Control and the Tabb Library invite you to help us celebrate National Mosquito Control Awareness Week (June 23 - 29) with our 2nd Annual BugFest!  Join us from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, in the Tabb Library meeti...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

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Saturday July 13, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Are You Flood Fluent?

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New Website Separates Fact from Fiction About Flooding in Hampton Roads

There are many misconceptions about flooding in Hampton Roads. An advisory group of municipal planners and emergency management staff representing 17 local Hampton Roads juris...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Real Estate Assessment Goes Electric!

Chevy Volt

York County’s Real Estate Assessment Office is the first of the County’s organizations to have a plug-in electric vehicle added to its fleet.  The 2017 Chevy Volt is a fuel-efficient hybrid vehicle, boasting around 50 mpg on average when utilizin...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Road Closure on Old York-Hampton Highway

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During the first week of May, construction will begin on the Wormley Creek Culvert Improvements & Stream Restoration project.  This project includes the installation of a 54" culvert to the existing 42" culvert, and rerouting the ex...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 17, 2019

New Solid Waste and Recycling Rates

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During their April 16 meeting, the Board of Supervisors unanimously accepted new Solid Waste and Recycling Rates outlined in the new budget proposal. The new monthly fees will go into effect on May 1, and include several new rates as well as increases to ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Fairies and Friends Day at the Poquoson Learning Garden

Fairies dressed up at PLG

Children ages 10 and under and their families are invited to experience the fun of the Poquoson Learning Garden.  This Pollinator educational event will include magical garden activities, face painting, fairy fun with wand making and other crafts...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

A Talk in the Garden at the York Learning Garden

York Learning Garden Pergola

The York/Poquoson Master Gardeners Talk in the Garden will be the 3rd Thursday of every month through September under the Pergola of the York Learning Garden, 301 Goodwin Neck Rd. (between Goodwin Neck Rd and the York County Public Safety Building)&nb...

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Virginia Cooperative Extension
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Master Gardener Help Desk

Yorktown Onion

Master Gardener Volunteers can answer your Horticultural and Environmental questions year round.  Visit the VCE Master Gardener Help Desk page for more information.

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Virginia Cooperative Extension
Posted on: April 4, 2017

2019 Master Gardener Training Course

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Master Gardener Training Course.  Registration deadline is August 1, 2019.Visit the Peninsula Master Gardener Training page for more information.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

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Saturday July 13, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Curbside Recycling Program

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Beginning July 1, 2019, York County’s curbside recycling program contract will begin with our new service provider, Tidewater Fibre Corp (TFC).  You may remember TFC, as they contracted with us previously.  You may also be awar...

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Waste Management
Posted on: June 3, 2019

New Latex Paint Recycling Program

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York County has partnered with local company Coastal VA Environmental Coatings (CVEC) for the recycling of latex paint. Collected, good quality latex paint will be given to CVEC for processing into a rejuvenated recycled latex paint with a goal of lesseni...

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Waste Management
Posted on: April 17, 2019

New Solid Waste and Recycling Rates

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During their April 16 meeting, the Board of Supervisors unanimously accepted new Solid Waste and Recycling Rates outlined in the new budget proposal. The new monthly fees will go into effect on May 1, and include several new rates as well as increases to ...

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