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Posted on: November 19, 2022

Christmas Assistance

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Do you or someone you know need assistance with holiday gifts for a child or senior adult that resides in New Kent? The Department of Social Services Christmas Assistance program is now available. Residents apply online, or call the agency at 804-966-1853...

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Posted on: November 19, 2022

9th annual Grand Illumination will still be held Sunday, Nov. 27, with change in location

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The 2022 New Kent Grand Illumination will still be held Sunday, November 27, from 3 pm to 6 pm, just at a different location.

Join your community for this 9th annual holiday event! Fellowship with friends, family and neighbors to kick off the holiday seaso...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Route 249 Waterline surveying ongoing in Quinton area

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Routing & environmental surveys have begun on the Rt. 249 Waterline Extension between Clintwood Drive and Quinton Elementary School.  This interconnecting waterline is a crucial piece of New Kent County’s water supply plan, connecti...
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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Take the RideFinders commuters survey!

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RideFinders, a division of GRTC Transit System, is seeking input from commuters on future park n’ ride lot options and the expansion of existing park n’ ride lots in New Kent County.  Take the survey before it closes December ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Report Missing or Found Pets

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If your pet is missing or if you have found a pet, please use one of the corresponding links below to provide as many details as possible about the animal, including your contact information, so we can better assist you. 

If you have any questions...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Tell us what New Kent 2045 looks like

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New Kent County is currently working with residents, businesses, landowners, and other community members to update its Comprehensive Plan.  This effort is an extension of the County's Envision New Kent Strategic Plan, adopted in 2021.&am...

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Real estate & personal property taxes due December 5

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2022 Tax bills - real estate and personal property - have been posted. They can now be viewed and paid online.

Paper bills were mailed September 1, 2022. If you do not receive your bill within a week, please contact the Treasurer's Office at 804-9...
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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: September 6, 2022

$34M expansion to include county-wide access to fiber-optic network for every NKC home & business

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Every home and business in New Kent County will have access to ultrafast, reliable, symmetrical internet service across a 100% fiber-optic network thanks to a partnership with Cox Communications and a $34M investment. 

 “As the ...

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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: 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: 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: 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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