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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Fourth Set of Finalists from Start Peninsula Micro Pitch Announced

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The fourth set of finalists for the 2021 Start Peninsula was announced following an online Micro Pitch Competition. The finalists were Care Concierge, Khitech – Windshield Protector and True-Rep. In total, 10 pitchers participated.

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Williamsburg Economic Development Wins Award from International Organization

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The City of Williamsburg’s Economic Development Department won a Gold Rank from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for its 2019 Annual Report.

The honor was presented Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, at an awards ceremony during the IEDC Annual Co...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Third Set of Finalists from Start Peninsula Micro Pitch Announced

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On Sept. 14, 2021, the third set of finalists for the 2021 Start Peninsula was announced following an online Micro Pitch Competition. The finalists were Bonilla Pet Studio, LetsVidya, and NerdFlex. in total, 10 pitchers participated.

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Williamsburg Public Art Council to Host Education Session

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The Williamsburg Public Art Council (WPAC) wants to educate the community and hear its vision for public art in Williamsburg.

The Williamsburg Public Art Council Education Session will be virtual at noon Thursday, Sept. 23. Registration for the ev...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

City Launches Residential, Small Business Real Estate Tax Relief Program

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City of Williamsburg property owners who have struggled with the economic impact of COVID-19 can now apply for real estate tax relief to offset the recent tax rate increase.

City Council voted unanimously on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, to establish two relief...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Oishii Wins 2021 Business Appreciation Award

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Oishii, a Japanese ramen and hibachi grill restaurant, is the recipient of the City of Williamsburg’s 2021 Business Appreciation Award.  

Mayor Douglas Pons presented co-owners Amy Lau and David Lam with the award during the City Council meeting o...

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Posted on: April 18, 2021

City Seeks Input on Designs for Downtown Wayfinding Project

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The City of Williamsburg is seeking public input on the proposed designs for the Downtown Wayfinding Project.

The survey can be found at yeswilliamsburg.com/wayfinding and closes at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 28.

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

First Set of Finalists from Start Peninsula Micro Pitch Announced

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On Friday, March 19th, the first set of finalists for the 2021 Start Peninsula were announced following an online micro pitch competition. The finalists were C.A.S.S.I.E., Green Light and Pocket Properties App. In total, nine pitchers participated.

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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.

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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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