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Posted on: March 21, 2023

Online Payment System Will Be Down for Scheduled Maintenance on Friday, March 24

The City of Williamsburg’s online payment system for utility and tax bills will be down for scheduled maintenance on Friday, March 24, 2023.

Payments can be made in-person or via the 24-hour payment dropbox at the Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette St. Beca...

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Posted on: March 19, 2023

Shooting Incident on 700 Block of Scotland Street

On March 19, 2023, at approximately 1:54 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 700 block of Scotland Street.  

Upon arrival, officers found three people who had been shot, a 25-year-old male and two 24-year-old males. Williamsburg Fire uni...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Williamsburg Business Appreciation Award Nominations Now Open

The Williamsburg Economic Development Authority annually honors a City business for its hard work and dedication to making the City a better place to live, work, and visit.

Nominations for the 2023 Williamsburg Business Appreciation Award are now open. The...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Williamsburg Business Appreciation Award Nominations Now Open

The Williamsburg Economic Development Authority annually honors a City business for its hard work and dedication to making the City a better place to live, work, and visit.

Nominations for the 2023 Williamsburg Business Appreciation Award are now open. The...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

City Council Authorizes Interim Agreement with Henderson Inc. for New Police Station

City Council voted unanimously on Thursday, March 9, 2023, to authorize that the city manager enter into an interim agreement with Henderson Inc. for the construction of the Williamsburg Police Station and the relocation of the Public Works yard. ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Lane Closure: Scotland St. Between Prince George St. & Braxton Court on Monday, March 20

One lane of Scotland Street between Prince George Street and Braxton Court will be closed on Monday, March 20, 2023, so that GloFiber can install a cable. 

The work will take place between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. The closure will alternate lanes.&nb...

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Posted on: March 8, 2023

Fireworks Display for Private Event to Occur Saturday, March 11

Residents and businesses near Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area should expect loud noises and flashes of light due to a privately contracted fireworks display that is planned for Saturday, March 11, 2023, at approximately 9:15 p.m. 

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

Police Seek Assistance Identifying Larceny Suspects

The Williamsburg Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects that committed a grand larceny at a store in the Williamsburg Shopping Center.   

On Feb. 28, 2023, at approximately 6:15 p.m., officers respon...

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

Residential Structure Fire – 100 Block of Westover Avenue

The City of Williamsburg Fire Department were dispatched at 2:23 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, 2023, to the 100 block of Westover Avenue for a residential structure fire.

The first unit arrived on scene at 2:24 p.m. and found smoke and fire showing from the res...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Start Peninsula Announces New Brand, 2021 Host and Event Schedule

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Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return for its tenth annual year in 2021 with a new brand and multiple events. Beginning next month, Start Peninsula will host a series of four micro pitch competitions held throughout the year. At each ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Downtown Wayfinding Project

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The City of Williamsburg is seeking public input on the Downtown Wayfinding Project through a survey that opened today.

The survey can be found at yeswilliamsburg.com/wayfinding and closes at 5 p.m. Monday, March 8.

The city is developing a plan to enhance ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Downtown Wayfinding Project

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The City of Williamsburg is inviting the public to provide their input on its Wayfinding Project in a virtual meeting at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

A link to attend the meeting can be found at yeswilliamsburg.com/wayfinding. No registration is requi...

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