Town of Chincoteague VA
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!
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The Chincoteague Police Department is accepting applications for a: POLICE OFFICER
Applicants must have education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school, possess a driver’s license valid in Virginia and be able to pass written and physical exams and a thorough background investigation. Applicants that are D.C.J.S. certified are preferred. Applications may be obtained at the Chincoteague Police Department, 6150 Community Dr., Chincoteague, VA 23336. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., November 20, 2015.
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
TOWN OF CHINCOTEAGUE INC.
MAIN STREET CORRIDOR ENHANCEMENT PROJECT – PHASE 2D
EN 01-190-124 UPC 106718
The Town of Chincoteague Inc. will receive sealed bids for the above referenced work until 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 3, 2015 at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. This project is funded in part by VDOT/FWHA and includes the construction of infrastructure to provide improved access for pedestrians in the downtown commercial area. Improvements include ADA compliant paver sidewalks, pedestrian scaled lighting, paving and landscaping.
A Pre-bid conference is scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in the Town Office located at 6150 Community Drive, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336. Attendance at the pre-bid meeting is encouraged, however, not mandatory.
To receive bid packages, prospective bidders should contact the Town of Chincoteague, 6150 Community Drive, Chincoteague VA 23336, (757) 336-3366 or Ken Baybutt, Bowman Consulting Group, (757)229-1776.
Automatic Fire Alarm Users:
The Town Council of the Town of Chincoteague at the request of the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company has researched false alarm policies throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to better protect the first responders and the public.
With this said, the Town Council adopted the following Ordinance which goes into effect September 1, 2015; Chapter 26 of the Town Code was amended to show the addition of Article III. - False Alarms with Sections 20-40 through 20-48.
Click here to view the Ordinance.
EASTERN SHORE STATE VEHICLE INSPECTION STATIONS: Click here.
The Town Newsletter is available for viewing by clicking here.
Annual Flood Protection Information now online: Select 'Flood Maps' in the banner at the top of the page or click here.
Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, has released a video designed to raise awareness of the public health threat posed by mosquitoes in the United States. The video encourages viewers to support their community's mosquito control program.
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)
To review a copy of the Chincoteague Cemetery Preservation Plan, click here.
Emergency Call-Out System:
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