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!
|News and Announcements|
REMINDER FOR PONY PENNING SALES:
Town Code requires a permit for conducting all general sales within the town during Pony Penning. The deadline to apply for a permit is FRIDAY, JULY 17TH by 5PM. The permit fee is $60.00. Anyone with an established town business license is exempted from the permit fee, but shall be required to obtain a permit. Sales of prepared food are also subject to meals tax and a $500 deposit.
YARD SALES ARE PROHIBITED from the Saturday preceding Pony Penning day (July 25th), until the Saturday after the Pony Penning event (August 1st). Click here for a copy of the Town Code section or call the Town Office at (757) 336-6519
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.
See Beach Access Tab above for update on the Wildlife Refuge CCP.
Wastewater Advisory Committee The Town of Chincoteague Wastewater Advisory Committee has prepared an newsletter to the community. Click here to learn more, or stop by the Town Office to pick up a copy.
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