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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!
Click here to see a new COMMUNITY EVENT CALENDAR..
WILLOW STREET PAVING: Paving on Willow Street from Howard Drive to Church Street will begin Wednesday, April 24th. Please expect delays or take the appropriate detour for your convenience.
Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday (May 25th-31st)
Click here for more information.
Town Cemetery Committee seeks applicants - Please submit application by May 29th
REMINDER: YOU MUST DISPLAY A CURRENT 2013 TOWN DECAL ON YOUR VEHICLE WINDSHIELD BY APRIL 15TH, 2013. THE TOWN DECALS ARE ON SALE NOW AND COST $27.00. PLEASE BRING YOUR CURRENT VEHICLE REGISTRATION CARD. THE GARAGED JURISDICTION MUST BE THE TOWN OF CHINCOTEAGUE.
See Beach Access Tab above for update on repairs to the Refuge and Seashore.
US Fish and Wildlife Service update here.
National Park Service update here.
Wastewater Advisory Committee The Town of Chincoteague Wastewater Advisory Committee has prepared an updated newsletter to the community. Click here to learn more, or stop by the Town Office to pick up a copy.
Public Notice -
The Mayor and Town Council of the Town of Chincoteague approved the following new Town Code section on October 1, 2012:
– Chapter 22, Environment, Article VI Grass, Weeds and Other Foreign Growth on Private Property. click here to review the Ordinance..
Anchor Fuel Oil and Propane Tanks By November 5, 2012 - For more information click here.
CHANGE TO THE PONY PENNING SALES APPLICATION: CLICK HERE
Reverse 911 - Click here and complete the form to be included.
FREE MULCH: The Town of Chincoteague is giving away free mulch. The mulch is stored at the Curtis Merritt Harbor of Refuge. Call Public Works Director Spurlock at 336-3366 if you have questions or need assistance.
Town of Chincoteague Email Broadcast System - Click here and enter your email address.
Emergency Supply Kit: Click here