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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Congratulations York County Information Technology!

Digital Counties Winner

2020 Award Winner from the Center for Digital Government

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

Parks & Recreation Office/Virginia Cooperative Extension Reopen to the Public

We are open again

Citizens are asked to wear a mask, use hand sanitizer, and follow social distancing guidelines when visiting these offices

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Virtual Safety Town!

Virtual Safety Town

Each day of the week focuses on a different theme with various topics. Included in this virtual model are materials and resources for parents, videos you can watch together with your children, and printable materials on every topic.

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

COVID-19 Rent & Mortgage Relief

Rent and Mortgage Relief

Reach out to the York-Poquoson Department of Social Services for more information.

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

The Senior Center is holding activities for our citizens age 55+ and their spouses regardless of age

Senior Center of York Events

Registration is required 4 days prior to the activity, so sign up today for these great events!

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

York County's Parks & Rec is accepting registrations for its fall programs.

Park and Rec Fall Programs

Registration is limited and safety guidelines are in place. Visit the site and sign up today!

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Volunteers needed to serve!

York County Code

The county's Community Services Grants Advisory Committee has vacancies. Specifically applicants from districts 1 and 4.

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

County Operations Updates

Operations Update

Latest News and Status Reports coming to you each week

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

NEW - COVID-19 Small Business Grant

COVID-19 Small Business Grant

Individual grants available to small businesses up to $5,000. The funds must be a reimbursement of actual expenditures that your small business incurred following the State reopening requirements.

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Your Source for Up to Date Local and National Information

COVID 19 Connection

Links to the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and more

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Connect with Readers Nationwide!

Read "Book of the Little Axe" by Lauren Francis-Sharma

The York County Public Library is joining public libraries across the country in offering access to the same ebook for a two-week period through the Libraries Transform Book Pick. The ebook selection is Lauren Francis-Sharma’s epic saga Book of ...

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Home - Library
Posted on: August 27, 2020

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

Children and teens get a prize when they sign up for a York County Public Library card in September.

The York County Public Library wants to remind our community that a library card is an important part of your back-to-school supply list. Did you know that September is Library Card Sign-Up Month? Library cardholders gain access to a world of educational ...

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Home - Library
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Library Activity To-Go Kits for September announced

Library offers Activity To Go Kits in September

While the York County Public Library has reopened to the public, in-person programming is currently on hiatus. But YCPL Youth Services staff are excited to offer Activity To-Go Kits, which let you take home a little bit of library fun.

September Kits Sched...

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Home - Library
Posted on: July 31, 2020

York County Public Libraries New Hours of Operation

Library reopening plans

York County Public Libraries will reopen to the general public on Tuesday, August 4, with modified hours of operation:

Sunday - ClosedMonday - ClosedTuesday - 10 am to 7 pmWednesday - 10 am to 7 pmThursday - 10 am to 7 pmFriday - 10 am to 5 pmSaturday - 10...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

York County Update 9/18/2020

Absentee Voting has begun; Rhythms on the Riverwalk Concerts return; Board meeting recap

Additional Info... Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Additional York County Closings

Courts, Playgrounds are latest to close

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

York County Closes Public Buildings to the General Public Effective Immediately

York County Closes Public Buildings to the General Public Effective Immediately Closings in place now through close of business Friday, March 27; employees report to work as usual

March 15, 2020

York County officials are continuing to monitor and r...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

March 14 - News and Information from Community Leaders

March 14, 2020

We have learned about several more incidents of coronavirus COVID-19 within the region, including one death, confirming a limited community spread. 

We as a community have the obligation to take further steps to curtail the spread, o...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Yorktown’s FREE Trolley Celebrates 20 Years of Service to the Community

The Trolley hits the streets on Friday, March 20, to kick off a new season of service in Yorktown!

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

2021 Beautiful York County Calendar Photo Contest

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Calling all amateur photographers!  The York County Beautification Committee invites you, our citizens, to share your most beautiful photos of pollinators (ex: flowers, trees, bees, birds, butterflies!) for the chance to appear in the 2021 Beauti...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 31, 2020

TS Isaias Yard Debris Collections Continue

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Yard debris collections continue for materials brought down during Tropical Storm Isaias. Over 1,200 residents requested storm debris pickup, so we appreciate your patience as we continue collections in the coming weeks.

As a reminder, by this time all deb...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Choose to Refuse Single-Use Plastic

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Say NO! to These Items

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Tips for Packing a Greener Disposable Lunch

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There are always ways to go greener!

See how you can go greener... Public Works
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Turn Plastic Bags into Benches

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The York County Beautification Committee continues to collect plastic bags and wraps to participate in the Recycling Challenge, hosted by The Trex Company.  So far, we’ve received four composite benches which have been donated to school...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 17, 2020

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

York County Community Garden

Community Garden Plot

To be added to our waitlist for a garden plot at the McReynolds Sports Complex, email the Community Garden Coordinator.  

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Virginia Cooperative Extension
Posted on: April 4, 2017

2020 Master Gardener Training Course

Hope to see you in the Fall of 2021.

Visit the Peninsula Master Gardener Training page for more information.

Virginia Cooperative Extension

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

2021 Beautiful York County Calendar Photo Contest

This is an image of a butterfly

Calling all amateur photographers!  The York County Beautification Committee invites you, our citizens, to share your most beautiful photos of pollinators (ex: flowers, trees, bees, birds, butterflies!) for the chance to appear in the 2021 Beauti...

Read on...

Waste Management
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Choose to Refuse Single-Use Plastic

This is an image of plastic bottles

Say NO! to These Items

Watch the Video... Waste Management
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Tips for Packing a Greener Disposable Lunch

This is an image of a fruit and bread lunch

There are always ways to go greener!

See how you can go greener... Waste Management
Posted on: August 31, 2020

TS Isaias Yard Debris Collections Continue

This is an image of a knuckleboom truck

Yard debris collections continue for materials brought down during Tropical Storm Isaias. Over 1,200 residents requested storm debris pickup, so we appreciate your patience as we continue collections in the coming weeks.

As a reminder, by this time all deb...

Read on...

Waste Management
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Turn Plastic Bags into Benches

This is an image of a Trex Bench at Tabb Library

The York County Beautification Committee continues to collect plastic bags and wraps to participate in the Recycling Challenge, hosted by The Trex Company.  So far, we’ve received four composite benches which have been donated to school...

Read on...

Waste Management