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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Coping with Grief and Loss During the Holidays

Grieving

For anyone dealing with grief and the loss of a loved one, the holidays can be a particularly difficult time. Grieving has no timetable and memories of good times and togetherness often remind us of our loss. Staff from Colonial Behavioral Health will sha...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Board of Supervisors Meeting

Board of Supervisors

Watch the BOS Meeting LIVE, Tuesday, December 18 at 6 pm.

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

York County government offices and courts will be closed the following days

Holiday Office Closings

York County government offices and courts will be closed the following days

December 24 and 25 – York County Offices, Courts, Libraries, York-Poquoson Social Services, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and Waste Management Center Administrative Offices

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Listen to Sounds of the Season

Sounds of the Season

Playing 24 / 7 on York County's Announcement Channels Cox 48 and Verizon 40

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Curbside Leaf Collection now through February 9

Leaf Collection

Residents may place an unlimited number of clear bags of leaves at the front roadside for collection every other week.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Senior Center of York December Activities

Senior Decorating a tree

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

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Skate, Rattle and Roll with Us

Skate Rattle and Roll

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Have you tried Libby?

Have you downloaded the Libby app and borrowed some eBooks and audiobooks from our OverDrive Collection? Libby, the one-tap reading app is the fastest way to reading happiness with it's simple and easy design. Here are a few features Libby offers that wil...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: December 4, 2018

We're celebrating with a Holiday Device Giveaway!

We're so excited that people are trying digital reading through our OverDrive collection! To encourage our community to download more digital titles, whether for the first time or more often, we're having a Holiday Device Giveaway for a Kindle Fire 7. Bor...

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Library News & Information
Posted on: April 16, 2018

DMV Connect at Yorktown Library

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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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Join the Teen Advisory Committee

Thank you for your interest in joining the York County Public Library Teen Advisory Committee (TAC). The York County Library believes our young adult patrons are an important part of our community. We feel it is important to get a young adult’s perspectiv...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

York Co. Government & Courts Holiday Schedule

There are no Waste Management operations/collections on December 25 and January 1 - curbside garbage and recycling collections will move forward one day.

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

York County Hosting Seminar on Coping with Grief and Loss During the Holidays

Join us for this free presentation at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 18, at the Senior Center of York.

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Register for York County’s Winter Instructional Classes

Register Dec. 3 - Jan. 2 for classes such as art and indoor tennis for kids, and fitness and taekwondo classes for adults.

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

December Fun at Your Library

The York County Public Library offers a wide variety of programs, activities and fun for all ages during December. All programs are free and open to the public.

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Yorktown Juried Art Show Call for Artists

Artist applications for the May 5th “Art at the River” Juried Art Show are due no later than Monday, January 14.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Senior Center of York’s December Activities

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

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

York County Leaf Collection Begins November 26

Beginning Monday, November 26 and continuing through February 9, residents may place an unlimited number of clear bags of leaves at the front roadside for collection every other week.

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

York Holiday Schedule Changes and Office Closings

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York County government offices and courts will be closed the following days

December 24 and 25 – York County Offices, Courts, Libraries, York-Poquoson Social Services, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and Waste Management Center Administrative Off...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Congratulations DPW Engineer Amy Green

This is a picture of Amy Green Engineer

York County DPW is proud to congratulate Amy Green on her outstanding achievement in recently becoming a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.)! Amy graduated from Old Dominion University in 2001 with a degree in Civil Engineering. In August of 2011, she j...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Employee of the Quarter is a DPW Employee

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In August 2018, the Board of Supervisors approved the selection of DPW Employee Ashleigh Randolph as Employee of the Quarter.  Although her official title is “Landscape Technician,” Ashleigh’s work includes a variety...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Setting a "Green" Holiday Table

This is a picture of a Thanksgiving Turkey

The gathering of family and friends over the holidays is a time-honored tradition, and nothing says “celebrate me home” more than sitting down with loved ones to a bountiful meal. This season, re-imagine your holiday feast by hosting one that will appeal ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Storm Debris Collection Update

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Storm debris collection continues, and we received an overwhelming response!  Please be patient as we work through the requests that were received (over 1,000 requests!), it may take several weeks or more before pickup is completed at all request...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 14, 2018

2018 Curbside Leaf Collection Begins

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Beginning Monday, November 26 and continuing through February 9th, residents may place an unlimited number of clear bags of leaves at the front roadside for collection every other week.  For leaf collection purposes the county is divided into 2 z...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Flood Insurance, Are You Covered?

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The annual hurricane storm season may be coming to a close this year, but it is a great time to start preparing for the 2019 hurricane season.  This can include updating your important documents and checklists, making sure any necessary repairs a...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

2019 Horticultural Extravaganza

2016 Horticultural Extravaganza Booth

The 2019 Horticultural Extravaganza will be held March 2, 2019 at Tabb High School.  Registration will open December 14th, 2018.  Check back later for the schedule and registration form.

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

2019 4-H Junior Summer Camp News!

2018 York Poquoson 4-H Camp

Camp will be held August 5 - 9, 2019.  We are beginning the process of interviewing, hiring, and training Teen Counselors and Counselors-in-Training (CIT).  If you are or will be between 15 and 18 years old from October 1, 2018 to Septem...

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Virginia Cooperative Extension
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Healthy Virginia Lawns Program

Healthy VA Lawns logo

Sign-up now for the 2019 Spring Healthy Virginia Lawns Program with site visits beginning in March. The Healthy Virginia Lawns program is designed to assist York County and Poquoson residents with taking care of their lawn in an economic and environmental...

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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

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

York Holiday Schedule Changes and Office Closings

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York County government offices and courts will be closed the following days

December 24 and 25 – York County Offices, Courts, Libraries, York-Poquoson Social Services, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and Waste Management Center Administrative Off...

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Waste Management
Posted on: November 14, 2018

2018 Curbside Leaf Collection Begins

This is a picture of bagged leaves

Beginning Monday, November 26 and continuing through February 9th, residents may place an unlimited number of clear bags of leaves at the front roadside for collection every other week.  For leaf collection purposes the county is divided into 2 z...

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Waste Management
Posted on: December 1, 2018

Storm Debris Collection Update

This is a picture of a knuckleboom Truck

Storm debris collection continues, and we received an overwhelming response!  Please be patient as we work through the requests that were received (over 1,000 requests!), it may take several weeks or more before pickup is completed at all request...

Read on...

Waste Management
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Setting a "Green" Holiday Table

This is a picture of a Thanksgiving Turkey

The gathering of family and friends over the holidays is a time-honored tradition, and nothing says “celebrate me home” more than sitting down with loved ones to a bountiful meal. This season, re-imagine your holiday feast by hosting one that will appeal ...

Read on...

Waste Management