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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Learn more about New Kent 2045

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New Kent County is planning for its future and your voice matters.
Join us to learn more about New Kent 2045, a process to update the County's Comprehensive Plan. We need your input on what New Kent County should be like in the future.

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Bay Transit to offer free rides to polling places on Election Day

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Exercise your freedom to vote and call Bay Transit to reserve your free ride to your polling place on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Free, safe rides to the polls are available to all residents of New Kent County. Bay Transit buses will operate the same hours...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

2023 Jury Questionnaires Mailed

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Jury Questionnaires for the 2023 calendar year were mailed out recently.  Please complete the questionnaire and return as soon as possible.  There are several ways you may send in the questionnaire: Complete online (10 day time sensitive...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Voters to receive important voting information by mail

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Attention, New Kent voters! Voter notices are scheduled to be mailed to every voter in Virginia in response to the redistricting process. 

The Department of Elections has a scheduled mailing date of on/around September 19, 2022. The notice is a po...

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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. 

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Third elementary school opens Sept. 6; Supervisors participate in ribbon cutting

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The New Kent Board of Supervisors were honored to assist the New Kent School Board cut the ceremonial ribbon at Quinton Elementary School on Thursday, September 1, 2022. The school opens Tuesday, September 6, 2022 to students pr...

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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: September 2, 2022

Fall Markets at New Kent Farmers Market on Sept. 24 and Oct. 29

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The summer season of New Kent Farmers Market may have come to a close but we are looking forward to two fall markets coming up soon!
Fall Markets at New Kent Farmers Market will be held on the last Saturdays of September and October - that's Septe...
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Posted on: August 25, 2022

National Night Out to be held October 4

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National Night Out will be held in New Kent County at the Historic School fields (11809 New Kent Hwy., New Kent) on Tuesday, October 4 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mark your calendar and join New Kent's Finest and your neighbors at this event!

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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: 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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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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