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Mon.-Fri. 8AM - 5PM
6150 Community Dr
Chincoteague, VA 23336

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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


The Town Newsletter is available for viewing by clicking here.



Robert Reed Park Annex

LWCF Project 51-00426

The Town of Chincoteague Inc. will receive sealed bids for the above referenced work until 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 13, 2015 at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. This project includes the furnishing of all labor, material, equipment, and supplies and performing of all work necessary to construct park improvements at the Robert N. Reed Park Annex, including miscellaneous demolition, construction of open shelter, optional kiosk, walkways, storm drainage, utility systems, miscellaneous concrete work, concrete pavers, landscaping, installation of light foundations, and associated park site furnishings and appurtenances.  An optional pre-bid conference is scheduled for Monday, March 2, 2015 at 2 pm in the Town Office located at 6150 Community Drive, Chincoteague Island VA 23336.  Documents required for bidding purposes may be viewed by clicking here:  Instructions      Drawings      Specifications


 Annual Flood Protection Information now online

Select 'Flood Maps' in the banner at the top of the page or click here.
See 'Flood Maps' tab above for public notice to adopt new Floodplain Maps and Study
Are you concerned about Pine Bark Beetles? Click here to learn more.
Your 2013 Annual Water Quality Report is now available!
The Town of Chincoteague Water System performed routinemonitoring of contaminants in your drinking water during the  2013 calendar year. Test results indicate all these contaminants were below allowable levels and no violations were reported.  You are strongly urged to visit: 
to view your 2013 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.


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



5th Annual Chincoteague Police Department Senior Citizens’ Luncheon

 When:         Wednesday, March 11th

Time:           11:30 a.m.

Where:        Don’s Seafood Restaurant

 Please call the Police Department at 336-3155 no later than the day before (03/10/15) for a ride or assistance.



Beach News

See Beach Access Tab above for update on the Wildlife Refuge CCP.


America's Coolest Town

Click on the picture above to vote for Chincoteague as the "Coolest Small Town in America".


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.

Reverse 911 - Click on the following link to register: .


Town of Chincoteague Email Broadcast System - Click here and enter your email address.
 Emergency Supply Kit:  Click here

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