Welcome to the Town of Chincoteague's official website. A complete guide to our beautiful land by the sea for residents and visitors alike.
Located in the far northeastern portion of Virginia's Eastern Shore lies a quaint paradise island so beautiful that it draws over one million visitors annually and has become the home of over 4,300 residents. The Town of Chincoteague is dedicated to providing its citizens and visitors with an island rich in beauty, values, and traditions. Please browse our site for a closer look - or better yet, come visit our island!
|News and Announcements|
Public Hearing Notice:
The Town Council will hold a public hearing Monday, April 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers. The public hearing is regarding a Conditional Use Permit application for a boat repair facility to be located on a currently vacant lot within the R-3 Mixed Use Residential Zone.
MOSQUITO CONTROL TECHNICIAN
The Town of Chincoteague is accepting applications for part-time, seasonal mosquito control positions. Responsibilities include operation of a fogging vehicle and other mosquito reduction tasks. Applicants must obtain a Virginia Pesticide Registered Technician license prior to starting work. Applicant must also have a valid driver’s license. Pay starts at $10.96/hour. Applications are available at 6150 Community Drive, Chincoteague VA 23336. EEO.
Garbage Collection Changes:
It's finally up and running!
The Town's informational television station has been moved from Channel 9 to Channel 190. Please turn to Channel 190 for special announcements from the Town.
Zika Virus Information:
The Virginia Department of Health has issued information and facts regarding the Zika Virus. Go to: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/epidemiology/zika-virus-update/ to view this important information.
2015 CCR: The Town of Chincoteague Water System performed routine monitoring of contaminants in your drinking water during the 2015 calendar year. Test results indicate all these contaminants were below allowable levels and no violations were reported. You are strongly urged to visit: http://chincoteague-va.gov/files/CCR_CY15.pdf to view your 2015 Annual Water Quality Report and learn more about Chincoteague’s drinking water. This Water Quality Report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. To speak with someone about the report or request a printed copy be mailed to your home please call (757) 336-3366.
EASTERN SHORE STATE VEHICLE INSPECTION STATIONS: Click here.
Annual Flood Protection Information now online: Select 'Flood Maps' in the banner at the top of the page or click here.
The Town of Chincoteague has implemented DMV STOPS for delinquent taxes. Delinquent taxpayers
will NOT be able to renew licenses through DMV until their Town taxes are paid in full PLUS a $20 DMV
charge and a $25 Town collection charge. (Effective 03/19/14)
Emergency Call-Out System:
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