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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: October 16, 2019

County Fields are closed today - Wed., Oct. 16

Rainy Day

 All York County Fields are closed today – Wednesday, October 16, 2019.

Due to on-going rain, York County Parks & Recreation has cancelled all outdoor P&R and privately sponsored Youth and Adult recreational sports activities sche...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

County offices closed Fri., Oct. 18 for Yorktown Day

County Offices to be closed Friday, October 18 for Yorktown Day

York County government offices and courts will follow the schedule listed below on Friday, October 18, in observance of Yorktown Day: 

York County offices - ClosedYork-Poquoson Social Services - ClosedYork County Public Libraries - ClosedWaste Man...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Yorktown Day is Saturday, October 19

Yorktown Day

Join in the festivities to commemorate the Siege at Yorktown in 1781 - and the Revolutionary victory that paved the way for America and freedom.

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Bridge Replacement - Hampton Highway/Magruder Boulevard

Kiln Creek Bridge

This project will replace the existing aging northbound bridge on Route 134 (Hampton Highway/Magruder Boulevard) over Brick Kiln Creek, located at the border of York County and the city of Hampton. The construction limits on Route 134 wi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Shredding Event, DEA Drug Take Back Day Saturday October 26

Drug Take Back and Shred Event

On Saturday October 26 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm., the York County Beautification Committee will partner with the York County D.A.R.E. office to provide our citizens with an opportunity to shred personal papers, and drop off expired or unneeded prescripti...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

November 5 General Election

June 11, 2019 Primary

How do I register to vote? Where do I vote? What will I be voting for?

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

Chemical Collections

Saturday November 9, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

New Location for York County Parks and Recreation

New Location for York County Parks and Recreation

York County Parks and Recreation is now located in Washington Square Shopping Center. This new site offers a central location for the County’s citizens with ample parking. The new offices are located in the section of the shopping center adjacen...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Voter Registration is Expanding to Better Serve Citizens

Voter Registration

Voter Registration is Expanding to Better Serve CitizensThe Voter Registration Office is moving to a new, expanded facility that will better, more conveniently serve York County citizens. NOW OPEN…New offices in the Washington Square Shopping C...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

Upcoming Events at New Quarter Park

Great Pumpkin Hunt

York County’s New Quarter Park, 545-acres in upper York County near the Queens Lake neighborhood, offers several free programs throughout the year. The public is invited to participate in the following upcoming events.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Tabb Library hosting "Virginia Women in History" exhibit

A Womans Right to Vote

Visit the Tabb Library between September 20 and October 22 for a close-up look at Virginia women who have played important roles in history. Throughout Virginia’ history, women have played important, but often overlooked, roles as educators, ent...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

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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: September 18, 2019

Tabb Library hosts Virginia Women in History Exhibit

The Virginia Women in History Exhibit opening has been delayed until Sept. 25 and will continue through Oct. 22, 2019. Stop by to get a close-up look at some Virginia women who have made a difference.

Throughout Virginia’s history, women have pla...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: March 26, 2019

TBR meet Oct. 19

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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Library News & Information
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Bulbs 101 on Oct. 19

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: October 4, 2019

Libraries Transform Book Pick

We're joining public libraries nationwide in a new digital reading program, the Libraries Transform Book Pick, which offers access to the same ebook for a two-week period. The first eBook selection is the newly released title After the Flood by Kassandra ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

DMV Connect at Yorktown Library Oct. 23

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: September 12, 2019

Battle of the Books Book Club

Start preparing for the 2020 4th and 5th grade Battle of the Books with the Tabb Battle of the Books Book Club. Starting Tuesday, Oct. 1, we'll meet weekly through October 29 to discuss battle selections, questions, compete, and make a craft. Please bring...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Youth Basketball Volunteers Needed

Basketball 2019 (2)

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

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Park Ambassadors

Kiln Creek Park 10

The Park Ambassador Program promotes community stewardship and bridges the communication between the community and the Parks and Recreation Division, and sends a message that the community cares about its parks. Through weekly visits to local parks, Ambas...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

General Volunteers Needed

Park an Recreation LOGO

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: October 11, 2019

Crew of USS Yorktown (CG-48) Plans Visit/Special Exhibit During Yorktown Day Weekend

The crew of the USS Yorktown (CG-48) returns to historic Yorktown to participate in our local Yorktown Day events on Friday, October 18, and Saturday, October 19 (Yorktown Day).

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Street Closures and Trolley Route Schedule for Yorktown Day on Saturday, October 19

Vehicular access to some streets in historic Yorktown will be restricted to residents and their guests on Saturday, October 19, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

County Offices to be Closed Friday, October 18 for Yorktown Day

Garbage and recycling collection will not be affected by the holiday.

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

New Location for County’s Parks and Recreation

York County Parks and Recreation is now located in Washington Square Shopping Center.

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Upcoming Events at New Quarter Park

York County’s New Quarter Park, 545-acres in upper York County near the Queens Lake neighborhood, offers several free programs throughout the year.

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

York County Commissioner of the Revenue Office Receives Accreditation from State Association

York County Commissioner of the Revenue, Ann Thomas, was honored at this month’s Conference of the Commissioners of the Revenue Association by becoming one of the first localities in the Commonwealth to achieve office accreditation.

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

York County Wins State/National Awards

York County staff were recognized at the September 17 Board of Supervisors meeting for recently receiving notable awards on the state and national level.

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Upcoming FREE Events at New Quarter Park

Join us for two Movies in the Park and an Orienteering Walk and Talk.

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Tabb Library Hosting “Virginia Women in History” Exhibit

Visit the Tabb Library between September 20 and October 22 for a close-up look at Virginia women who have played important roles in history.

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

York County Offices Closed October 18

This is an image of the Yorktown sign

York County government offices and courts will follow the schedule listed below on Friday, October 18, in observance of Yorktown Day:

Closed

  • York County Offices - Closed
  • York-Poquoson Social Services - Closed
  • York County Public Libraries - Closed
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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Shredding Event, DEA Drug Take Back Day Saturday October 26

This is an image of a paper Shredding truck

On Saturday October 26 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm., the York County Beautification Committee will partner with the York County D.A.R.E. office to provide our citizens with an opportunity to shred personal papers, and drop off expired or unneeded prescripti...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 14, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

This is an image of household chemicals

Saturday November 9, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Construction Continues on Old York-Hampton Highway

This is an image of a Road Closed sign

Construction continues 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 existing storm drainage pipes in order to d...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Voter Registration

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

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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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Posted on: July 24, 2017

2020 Horticultural Extravaganza

The 2020 Horticultural Extravaganza will be held March 7, 2020 at Tabb High School.  Check back later for more details of classes offered and registration information.

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: October 9, 2019

York County Offices Closed October 18

This is an image of the Yorktown sign

York County government offices and courts will follow the schedule listed below on Friday, October 18, in observance of Yorktown Day:

Closed

  • York County Offices - Closed
  • York-Poquoson Social Services - Closed
  • York County Public Libraries - Closed
  • Waste Managem...
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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Shredding Event, DEA Drug Take Back Day Saturday October 26

This is an image of a paper Shredding truck

On Saturday October 26 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm., the York County Beautification Committee will partner with the York County D.A.R.E. office to provide our citizens with an opportunity to shred personal papers, and drop off expired or unneeded prescripti...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Household Chemical and Computer Recycling Collections

This is an image of household chemicals

Saturday November 9, 8:00 a.m. - noon, County Drive, Yorktown

See details and acceptable items... Waste Management