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Posted on: April 15, 2022

It's hurricane season. Are you ready?

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Be ready when disaster strikes. Stay informed. Build a kit. Make a plan. Visit the Virginia Department of Emergency Management's website for hurricane preparedness tips.

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Heavy Rescue 505 officially placed in-service

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As New Kent County continues to grow vastly, Fire-Rescue is forced to both prepare for, and respond to, an array of new and highly technical risks associated with such growth. To do so successfully, we must be keen to recognize, seek out, and/or foster op...
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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Be fire smart with electricity in your home!

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Check our our latest fire prevention tip! This short animated video helps increase awareness about dangerous home electrical fires and what you can do to prevent them.

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Colonial Soil & Water Conservation District is recruiting for District Director

The Colonial Soil and Water Conservation District is recruiting candidates for an at large appointment to the District Board of Directors.  Eligible candidates must reside within Charles City, James City, New Kent, Williamsburg, or York. &nbs...

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Lockwood to hold District 5 Town Hall Meeting

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Supervisor John Lockwood invites residents of District 5 to join him on Sunday, August 21 at 3 p.m. for a town hall meeting. In attendance will be Board of Supervisors District 5 Representative John Lockwood, School Board District 5 Representativ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Nancy Lindsey named Employee of the Second Quarter

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Nancy Lindsey received the Second Quarter 2022 Employee of the Quarter award from County Administrator Rodney Hathaway on Thursday, July 28, 2022.  Nancy has been with the County since August 1998 and has been a vital part of the New Kent County ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Fiscal Year 2023 (FY23) Budget now online

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The Fiscal Year 2023 (FY23) Budget went into effect July 1, 2022. The budget totaled $90,457,544. Among listed appropriations were a General Fund total of $27,759,396, Debt Service Fund totaling $8,607,797, a Central Virginia Transportation Authority Fund...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

AutoZone, Inc. receives warm welcome to New Kent County and the Commonwealth

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A celebratory groundbreaking ceremony took place on June 30, 2022 to mark the commencement of construction on an 800,000-square-foot AutoZone warehouse and distribution center located in New Kent County off State Route 106 (Emmaus Church Road). The distri...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

2022 New Kent County Personal Property Reports

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The 2022 New Kent County Personal Property Reports were mailed on 6/3/2022. THIS IS NOT A BILL.  It is a notice of assessment (of your vehicle, trailer, camper, boat, etc.) and your opportunity to appeal assessment value or make changes to your a...
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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Evelyn certified as Master Governmental Treasurer

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Charles H. Evelyn III, Treasurer of New Kent County, has been certified as a Master Governmental Treasurer (MGT) under the Master Certification program administered by the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service and the School of ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Add your community event to the County website!

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Want to add your organization's event or your neighborhood's yard sale to the New Kent County website calendar? Well, now you can!
Once you get to www.co.new-kent.va.us, navigate to the Calendar and then click on "Submit An Event." Once your even...
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Posted on: May 11, 2022

New Kent Farmers Market is back for its fourth season!

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New Kent Farmers Market is back for its fourth season beginning May 14, 2022 and continuing every Saturday though the month of August. Located at the Market Pavilion (7589 New Kent Hwy.), the Market is open 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Check out who's comin...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

Gov. Youngkin Announces AutoZone to Establish Distribution Center & Direct Import Facility in NKC

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RICHMOND, VA - Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO), the nation’s leading auto parts retailer and distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories, will invest $185.2 million to establish a new wareho...

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Pre-pay real estate and personal property taxes throughout the year

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Did you know that you can pre-pay your real estate and personal property taxes throughout the year? You do not have to wait until December 5th. Check out the Treasurer's webpage if you are interested.
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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Local COVID testing and vaccination opportunities

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Are you looking for a COVID test? Here are a few local opportunities to get a COVID test in the area.

Community members can request an appointment at their local health departments via the Chickahominy Health District's (CHD) homepage or ...

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