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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Tire Recycling Event - Saturday, June 23

Tire Recycling Event

Free for York County Residents

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Important Tax Reminder

Don't forget - York County Votes Tuesday, June 12

Personal Property & Real Estate Taxes are due Monday, June 25

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Fourth of July Celebration

39th annual Fourth of July Celebration

Join us for our 39th annual celebration, Wednesday, July 4.

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Seeking Applicants for Comp Plan Review Steering Committee

York 2040

Interested in helping York County review its long-range development plan?

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Beautification Committee Awarded Grant

Beautification Committee Awarded Grant to create a butterfly garden

Monarch Butterfly Garden Coming Soon to our Waste Management Center.

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Summer Edition - Citizen News

Citizen News

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Crawl, Hop or Fly to BugFest!

York County Mosquito Control invites you to join us as we celebrate National Mosquito Control Awareness Week with BugFest! Join us at the Tabb Library from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. We'll have a bug-themed story time at 11 a.m., insect displ...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Let's Go Cruising! - Rescheduled for July 7

The Let's Go Cruising! program, originally scheduled for June 12, has rescheduled for Saturday, July 7. Join a AAA representative to learn tips for planning your dream cruise vacation. Registration is not required. Questions? Contact the Yorktown...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Town Hall Meeting on Yorktown Library Renovation

Join us for a Town Hall meeting and collaborative work session facilitated by HBM Architects for residents to give their input about the Yorktown Library expansion. The Town Hall sessions are scheduled for Monday, July 16, 2018, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at th...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: June 18, 2018

Ted-Style Community Talks on July 14

The York County Library Foundation is bringing together local residents, library patrons, educators, business owners, and community leaders for an important conversation on building trust and collaboration in our community. These Ted-Style Community Talks...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: February 2, 2018

Yoga @ Your Library

The York County Public Library continues its Live Well @ Your Library series in 2018. Live Well @ Your Library features monthly sessions on bettering the body, mending the mind, and soothing the soul.

Yoga @ Your Library in June and July

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Library News & Information
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Explore Cruising @ Your Library

The York County Public Library introduces the Explore @ Your Library series in 2018. Explore @ Your Library features monthly sessions exploring a variety of interests, hobbies, skills, and more.

Let's Go Cruising on July 7

Have you been putting off your dre...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: April 16, 2018

DMV Connect at Yorktown Library June 20

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles' DMV Connect provides bimonthly 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 vit...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: December 28, 2017

First-Time Homebuyers' Class Returns August 18

Are you thinking about buying a home, but not sure where to start, especially in challenging economic times? Virginia Housing Development Authority's (VHDA) free First-time Homebuyer Class can help. In one day of training, you'll learn the entire home buy...

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Library News & Information

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

July 4th and Summer Safety Tips from York County Fire and Life Safety

Protect yourself and your family during the summer season by following these tips offered by the York County Department of Fire and Life Safety.

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Celebrate July Fourth Where Independence Was Won

Yorktown's 2018 lineup includes free patriotic fun for the whole family!

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Crawl, Hop, or Fly to Bugfest 2018

Join us from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, in the Tabb Library meeting room to learn everything you wanted to know about bugs and more!

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Offices Closed on Wednesday, July 4, in Observance of Independence Day Holiday

Curbside recycling collections will not be affected by the holiday - curbside garbage collections will move forward one day.

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Registration Open for Yorktown’s Annual Independence Day 8K & 5K Run/Walk

The projected course (weather permitting) is along the tree-lined tour roads in the shadow of Surrender Field.

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

York County Seeking Applicants for Comprehensive Plan Review Steering Committee

The Committee will oversee the review process, studying information and data, collecting and reviewing citizen input, and working with staff to develop the County's updated Comprehensive Plan.

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

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

There's fun for the whole family in Yorktown, and it's happening all season long!

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

June Activities and Events at Senior Center

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 25, 2018

York Board Seeks Applicants for Community Services Grant Advisory Committee

The York County Community Services Grant Advisory Committee serves as an advisory body to the Board of Supervisors on matters regarding the allocation of grants to civic and cultural organizations.

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Yorktown Offers FREE Outdoor Concerts All Summer Long

Yorktown's Sounds of Summer Concerts kick off Thursday, June 7, at Riverwalk Landing in Historic Yorktown.

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

York Seeks Applicants for Arts Commission

The York County Board of Supervisors is seeking applications from County citizens interested in serving on the York County Arts Commission.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

York County Launches “Movies in the Parks!”

This event features FREE outdoor movies shown at several different park sites this spring and summer.

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Yorktown Brings Home the Gold in Coastal Virginia Magazine’s 2018 Readers' Choice Awards

Coastal Virginia Magazine's 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: May 30, 2018

Mosquito Control Wants Your Tires!

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Mosquito Control will host a Tire Recycling Event on Saturday June 23rd, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 105 Service Drive, Yorktown. See details below.

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Public Works
Posted on: June 21, 2018

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week

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Please join the Mosquito Control Division in celebrating our annual week dedicated to education about the significance of mosquitoes in daily lives, and the important service provided by mosquito control workers throughout the United States and worldwide....

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Public Works
Posted on: June 21, 2018

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

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Dispose of household chemicals and computer materials in an environmentally friendly way.  A variety of paints, fuels, solvents, pesticides, automotive products and other chemicals are accepted during this event.  Collections are open to...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 21, 2018

Great Job, York County!

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The 2018 Clean the Bay Day, sponsored by Chesapeake Bay Foundation, was a success!  York County had 187 volunteers collecting litter at area schools, parks, boat landings, and shorelines. These individuals, families, and scout groups collected ap...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Crawl, Hop, or Fly to BugFest 2018

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Mosquito Control invites you to join us as we celebrate National Mosquito Control Awareness Week with BugFest!    

Join us from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, in the Tabb Library meeting room for an 11 a.m. bug-themed story time,...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 12, 2018

TREX Recycling Challenge is “In the Bag!”

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As of this month, York County Beautification Committee is excited to announce that we’ve collected well over 500 lbs. of plastic bags, plastic packaging, and single-use film for participation in the TREX Recycling Challenge. Thanks to the citizens of York...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Ballard Street Sidewalk Expansion

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On Monday, June 11th, construction began on the Ballard Street Sidewalk Expansion project.  This project is a collaborative endeavor between York County and the National Park Service, and will provide the public with an extended walkway to better...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Monarch Butterfly Garden Coming Soon!

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The York County Beautification Committee has been awarded a 30 in Thirty grant of $500 in the Community Beautification category by the Keep Virginia Beautiful organization. The funds will be used to create a butterfly garden at the York County Waste Manag...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Team Up to Clean Up

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Keep America Beautiful organization is once again promoting the Great American Cleanup, and the 2018 theme is "#cleanYOURblock."  Supporters are encouraged to organize events, enlist volunteers, and inspire those around them to take par...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Cook/Falcon/ Cannon Rd Drainage Improvement Project

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The Cook/Falcon/Cannon Rd Drainage Improvement Project is underway along roads adjacent to Cook Rd. behind York High School (Cannon and Falcon). Lane or road closures, ditch work, and culvert installations, construction vehicles coming or going from the c...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Fescue Lawn Clinics

The York/Poquoson Master Gardeners will be offering Fescue Lawn Clinics from 10:00am to Noon at the following locations:August 18 - Grafton True Value Hardware, 4914 George Washington Mem. Hwy., YorktownAugust 25 - Ken Matthews Garden Center, 492...

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Virginia Cooperative Extension
Posted on: July 20, 2017

A Talk in the Garden returns to the York Learning Garden

The York/Poquoson Master Gardeners Talk in the Garden will be the 3rd Thursday of every month through October from 11:30 to Noon at the classroom area of the York Learning Garden, 301 Goodwin Neck Rd. (between Goodwin Neck Rd and the York County Public Sa...

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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

2018 Master Gardener Training Course

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Master Gardener Training Course.  Registration deadline is August 1, 2018.Visit the Peninsula Master Gardener Training page for more information.

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Virginia Cooperative Extension