The York County Board of Supervisors is currently seeking applications from York County residents to serve on the York County Historical Committee. The Historical Committee serves as an advisory body to the Board of Supervisors on matters of a historical nature dealing with the County and the Town of York, and meets on the third Thursday of each month in York Hall (301 Main Street).
York County’s 400 years of history reflect the history of our nation. The Historical Committee shares this history with the public through lectures, tours, and publications.
The Committee also sponsors a number of activities and programs, including:
- Memorial Day ceremony and the annual Memorial Day Poster and Essay Contest
- Veterans Day ceremony
- Yorktown Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony
York County residents interested in applying for appointment to the York County Historical Committee may obtain an application at the County Administrator’s Office, 224 Ballard Street in Yorktown, or by calling (757) 890-3320. Applications are also available here.