General Washington and Admiral DeGrasse


The purpose of this blog site is to:

  • Recognize and promote understanding and appreciation for Yorktown, which, because of its national and international significance, its unique development history and the  interrelatedness of historic, residential and commercial land uses, warrants the application of a special approach to further development.
  • Provide preservation emphasis on the historic Yorktown, protecting Yorktown’s village character and its historic both above and below ground, cultural, and natural resources.
  • Recognize development opportunities for a variety of land uses which will contribute to and complement the unique character of village atmosphere of Yorktown.



We want the viewers to have specific information to:

  • Know the historical facts about historic Yorktown
  • Know current issues pertinent to preserving this significant site
  • Know how you can assist