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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Be A Part Of The Plan

York 2040

Addressing land use, transportation, affordable housing, public facilities, sea level rise/recurrent flooding, etc.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Sheriff's Office - SHIELD Program - Register Now

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Register your privately-owned surveillance camera, such as Ring and Nest, with the Sheriff’s Office. As a member, you will have an opportunity to take an active role in helping to make York County a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family.

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Mosquito Control Spraying

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

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Be Prepared. Find Your Evacuation Zone!

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

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

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York Alert

In less than 5 minutes, you can register to receive emergency alerts which may be sent to your cell phone or email, so you have instant access to information to help you protect yourself and loved ones.

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

York County has been named one of the nation's top digital counties!

2019 Digital Counties Survey

York County has been named one of the nation's top digital counties by The Center for Digital Government (CDG) and the National Association of Counties (NACo). York County placed third in the category of counties with a population of 150,000 or less.York ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Virginia Symphony Concert - Sat., Aug. 31 at 7:30 pm

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The Virginia Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Aaron Breid, returns to Yorktown on Saturday, August 31, at 7:30 p.m. for its 23rd annual outdoor concert under the stars. Visitors are encouraged to pack picnics, bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for s...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Join us at Riverwalk Landing for the Sounds of Summer

Sounds of Summer Concert Series

Thursdays 7 pm until 9:30 pm - Free and open to the public.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Board of Supervisors Meeting

BOS

Watch the BOS meeting LIVE at 6 pm on Tuesday, August 20

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Trex Recycling Challenge

The Tabb and Yorktown Libraries are now official drop off sites for the Trex Plastic Bag Recycling Challenge. Collection bins are located near the entry at both libraries. You can also deliver your clean, dry empty plastic bags and film packaging to the r...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: March 26, 2019

TBR meet Aug. 24

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 third Saturday of each month in the ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

DMV Connect at Yorktown Library Aug. 21

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: March 26, 2019

Memory Café on August 28

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 27, 2018

Mastering Your Garden Series Returns Sept. 14

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: July 3, 2019

General Volunteers Needed

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If you need or want volunteer hours please consider helping with some of our programs. Please fill out the generic volunteer application, background check and mandated reporting to get started.  For more information please call our main o...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Fall Soccer Volunteers Needed

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If you enjoy the game of soccer and are willing to help teach the next generation of soccer players.  Please fill out the soccer volunteer application, background check and mandated reporting to get started.  For more information...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Virginia Symphony to Perform at the Yorktown Waterfront under a Canopy of Stars

The Virginia Symphony Orchestra returns to Yorktown on Saturday, August 31, at 7:30 p.m. for its 23rd annual outdoor concert under the stars.

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

York County Named 2019 Top Digital County

York County has been named one of the nation’s top digital counties by The Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties.

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

New State-of-the-Art Trolley Joins York County Fleet

Visitors to Historic Yorktown may now enjoy an upgraded passenger experience when riding the newest addition to the County’s fleet of trolleys.

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

York County and Waukeshaw Development Announce a New Restaurant Coming to Route 17

York County and Waukeshaw Development announced today that a new Beale’s brewpub is destined for the Rt. 17 corridor, projected to open in spring 2021.

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Yorktown Market Days participates in SNAP’s Fresh Match Program

Any shopper using an EBT card to purchase fruits and vegetables from any vendor who sells produce will get a dollar-for-dollar match.

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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: 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: August 14, 2019

Langley Aerial Pesticide Spray August 21

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On Wednesday August 21, Langley Air Force Base will conduct an aerial spray mission over the base beginning around 8:30 PM. The only areas that will be sprayed are Langley AFB and Craney Island. Due to the turning radius of the spray planes, York County r...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

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Saturday September 14, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

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York County Mosquito Control Division routinely samples mosquitoes collected throughout the County and tests for common mosquito-borne illnesses. Mosquito Control also conducts a comprehensive larvacide and spray program during the season that mosquitoes ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

New Electric Vehicle Chargers at Tabb Library

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Two electric vehicle chargers are now available at the Tabb Library at 100 Long Green Blvd, Yorktown.  These Level 2 universal Power Charge Energy Series Platinum Charging Stations are free to the public.  These charging stations are in ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Beautiful York County Art Contest

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The York County Beautification Committee is accepting artwork for the 2020 Beautiful York County Calendar.  The Art Contest for this calendar is coordinated by the York County Beautification Committee and funded through support from the York Coun...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Yorktown's New Trolley

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This new trolley is the first on the peninsula to deploy an interactive tracking system.  See below for more information! 

See photos of the new trolley out and about!

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York County News Release July 16, 2019

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

York Libraries Collect Plastic Bags Again!

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The York County Beautification Committee and the York Libraries are collecting plastic bags and wraps to participate in the Recycling Challenge, hosted by The Trex Company. The Trex Company has hosted the Recycling Challenge since 2006, with the objective...

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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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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Healthy Virginia Lawns Program

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Register now for the Fall Healthy Virginia Lawns Program with site visits beginning in August. The Healthy Virginia Lawns program is designed to assist York County and Poquoson residents with taking care of their lawn in an economic and environmentally so...

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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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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: August 15, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

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Saturday September 14, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Beautiful York County Art Contest

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The York County Beautification Committee is accepting artwork for the 2020 Beautiful York County Calendar.  The Art Contest for this calendar is coordinated by the York County Beautification Committee and funded through support from the York Coun...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

York Libraries Collect Plastic Bags Again!

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The York County Beautification Committee and the York Libraries are collecting plastic bags and wraps to participate in the Recycling Challenge, hosted by The Trex Company. The Trex Company has hosted the Recycling Challenge since 2006, with the objective...

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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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