If you are a new or prospective resident, we hope you’ll soon feel at home in King William County. The listings on this page will provide you with some of the information you will need to get established. If you have any questions, please call our Public Information Department at 804-769-4985.
|Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (serving northern King William)||1-800-552-3904|
|Virginia Power (serving central and southern King William)||1-888-667-3000|
|Verizon||Residential: 1-877-773-8399 or on the web at:
King William County operates a central water system that serves the Central Garage area, including King William High School, Central Crossing Shopping Center, the Shops at Central Crossing and McCauley Park, Central Crossing and Kennington subdivisions. To establish new service, transfer or disconnect services, contact Beth Dandridge in the Finance Department, 180 Horse Landing Rd, King William, VA 23086. Please click here to be taken to Utilities.
Additionally, several communities in King William are served by private water contractors;
- Black Creek, Oak Springs, Venter Heights and Woodruff – Aqua Virginia, Inc. – Phone: 1-877-987-2782
- Braxton Landing, Cedar Crest – Sydnor Hydro, Inc. – Phone: 804-643-2725
- Marle Hill and Marle Hill section 3 – Virginia American Water – Phone: 1-800-452-6863
|West Point: Cox Communication||(804) 843-3112|
|King William: Comcast*||1-800-934-6489|
|Daily Press||Hampton Roads||Daily||1-800-543-8908|
|Tidewater Review||West Point; New Kent, King William, King & Queen Counties||Weekly||(804) 843-2282|
|Country Courier||King & Queen County and King William County (not including West Point)||Bi-Weekly||(804) 769-0259|
King William County participates in a regional solid waste management plan operated by the Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA). Convenience centers are open at the following locations:
|King William Transfer Station
57 Recycle Road 769-0395
|Monday, Wednesday – Sunday
9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
|VFW Road Convenience Center
1091 VFW Road 843-4237
|Monday, Wednesday, Friday – Sunday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday
Landfill Convenience Center
Monday, Tuesday, Friday & Saturday
Sunday, Wednesday & Thursday
|Epworth Convenience Center
984 Epworth Road 769-4808
|Tuesday, Friday – Sunday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
|Monday, Wednesday & Thursday|
For VPPSA’s Holiday Schedule Click HERE
Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA) operates the county’s recycling facilities. Recycling facilities are available at each of the county’s Convenience Centers and the Tranfser Station. Paper items that can be recycled include newspapers, corrugated cardboard boxes, brown paper bags, magazines, catalogs, telephone books, junk mail, school and office paper and paper boxes such as cereal and shoe boxes. Other household containers that can be recycled include glass bottles and jars, metal food and beverage cans, aluminum foil, empty and dry metal paint cans, empty metal aerosol cans, soda bottles, milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles and other plastic containers marked with #1 and #2 with the recycle logo on the bottom of the container. The table below shows items that are accepted or not accepted at each of VPPSA’s sites.
|Epworth||Landfill||VFW Road||Transfer Station|
|Oil & antifreeze (non commercial)||N||N||A||A|
|White goods (home appliances)||A||A||A||N|
|Large loads of brush||N||N||N||N|
|Small animal carcasses (double-bagged & inform attendant of contents)||A||A||A||A|
|Household medical waste (in puncture resistant containers)||A||A||A||A|
|Used auto batteries||N||N||A||A|
|Agriculture pesticide containers (triple rinced & crushed)||N||N||N||A|
|Corrogated cardboard & agricultural plastics||N||N||N||A|
|Furniture & mattresses*||N||N||N||A|
A=Accepted N= Not accepted * No materials greater than 4 feet in length will be accepted