James City County updates economic development website

(Courtesy James City County)

James City County has announced that it has updated the website that the county uses for economic development. According to a county news release, the updated website features information that can help business owners grow their businesses or move them to James City County.  The website can also help residents create a new business in […]

JCC Supes approve funding for Marina brewery

The entrance to the JCC Marina. (Photo courtesy of James City County)

Grants from James City County and its Economic Development Authority will allow for the construction of a brewery at the James City County Marina. The county’s Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 at Tuesday night’s meeting to pass a memorandum of agreement that will, according to meeting documents, “set forth the parameters of the funding relationship […]

VDOT unveils plans for Longhill Road widening project

The Virginia Department of Transportation presented a plan to widen Longhill Road to James City County residents Tuesday. (Steve Roberts, Jr./WYDaily)

The Virginia Department of Transportation held a public hearing at LaFayette High School Tuesday to unveil plans for the widening of Longhill Road and the reconfiguration of several intersections. Dozens of residents attended the crowded hearing. The proposed infrastructure project is expected to expand 0.7 miles of Longhill Road between Buford Road and the Humelsine Parkway to […]

Experts discuss using Toano pond for water supply, project moves forward


Two Virginia businessmen think they have found a way to solve the potential water crisis facing James City County — and are preparing to take that solution to state government.  Brent Fults of Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Land Trust, LLC., and Jeff Corbin of Restorations Systems, LLC., jointly own Cranston’s Mill Pond in Toano and believe that the body […]

JCC Fire Department responds to blaze in White Oaks

(Courtesy JCCFD)

A fire broke out in the White Oaks subdivision on Coventry Road Tuesday afternoon, according to a press release from the James City County Fire Department. Units from JCCFD were dispatched to a structure fire at 1:43 p.m. Tuesday. When they arrived, they found fire conditions in the attic above the garage and quickly contained the […]

Partnership proposes Toano pond as water source for JCC

Cranston Mill Pond. (Courtesy Cranston Mill Pond, LLC.)

As James City County searches for a sustainable water supply, two organizations hope their partnership will be able to contribute to the solution. Brent Fultz of Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Land Trust, LLC., and Jeff Corbin of Restorations Systems, LLC., have partnered on a project called Cranstons Mill Pond, LLC.  The team jointly owns Cranston Mill […]