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Hurricane Matthew Recovery 

Debris Collection:

Currituck schedules vegetative storm debris collection
Collection will begin on Monday, November 7. Please read the criteria for placing trees, stumps, and limbs in the right of way on public streets.

  • Before you clean up debris, read these important safety tips for using a chainsaw.
  • Contact your insurance agent before hiring a contractor to work on your property.
  • Protect yourself against contractor fraud. Call the North Carolina Department of Justice to report suspicious or unfair contractors at 877-5-NO-SCAM (877-566-7226). Locally, you may also contact the Currituck Sheriff's Office at 252-453-8204 if you feel you might be the victim of a scam.

Storm Damage:

Report any major storm damage or destroyed homes to Emergency Management at 252-232-2115 or  email Mary Newns.  This information will help FEMA determine who may qualify for individual assistance.

Individual Assistance:

At this time, Currituck County has not been approved for Individual Assistance. The assessment team will be in the area on Friday, October 21. In the meantime, residents can start the application process with FEMA at  or 800-621-3362. If the county is included in the designation, the application will be processed.

Business Assistance:

Businesses and rental property owners may be eligible for a disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Building Permits:

For information about obtaining building permits or questions related to making post-storm repairs, contact the Currituck Permit Office at 252-232-3378.

  • CAMA Emergency General Permit activated
    Allows for replacement of piers and bulkheads, reconstruction of dunes, and dredging ditches damaged by Hurricane Matthew. For more information, contact the Planning Department at 252-232-3055.

Volunteering & Making a Donation:

  • If you would like to volunteer locally, register with Currituck Emergency Management at 252-232-2115.
  • To learn about joining a statewide volunteer organization, visit
  • To make a donation to the North Carolina Disaster Relief Fund, visit
  • To make a donation to the Food Bank of the Albemarle, visit visit 

Food & Nutrition Services Benefits:

Additional Recovery Tips:

- News -

Community meetings for "Imagine Currituck"
First in series of open house meetings will be Thursday, October 27 in Shawboro.

Currituck paramedics join regional response
Local personnel take medical bus to transport flood victims south of Fayetteville.

Operation Santa accepting applications
Citizens can apply for holiday assistance. 

Flood maps on track for adoption
Revised flood maps may be approved by the end of the year. 

LCVFD makes large donation to high school

Students in the public safety program will now be able to use real turnout gear. 

Nickels for Know-How referendum
Vote will be held on Tuesday, November 1 at three polling sites in Currituck.

Take steps to prevent mosquito bites
Health officials warn that Zika-infected mosquitoes are in nearly all 50 states. 

Currituck to appeal court ruling
Information and documents related to Swan Beach Corolla, LLC v. Currituck County.

- County Highlights -

Several political seats that concern Currituck County citizens are contested for the Tuesday, November 8, 2016 General Election.

aztec2.gifTo help Currituck Citizens know more about the candidates the Currituck Chamber of Commerce recently held a political forum for the contested seats.

Three questions important to Currituck citizens were given to each candidate. The candidates had three (3) minutes to address the issues and explain how they would handle the problem.

Early Voting begins Thursday, October 20 until Saturday, November 5, 2016. 

  • Monday - Friday | 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Remember - Your Vote Counts!

For 2016 election information visit  the county's Board of Election section of this website or call 252-232-2525.

- Events & Announcements -

Senior Center events
Important dates on meetings, shopping trips and more. 

Check out the Events Calendar for all events and announcements.

- Quick Links -
- Reminders -

Veteran's Park in Coinjock is currently closed for a waterfront renovation project. 

Land Use Plan Steering Committee is meeting on Monday, October 24,  2016 at 6:15 p.m. in the Currituck Extension Center.  Agenda...

Fire & EMS meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m. in Currituck County Courtroom "C".

On Monday, November 7, 2016 the Board of Commissioners will meet at 6:00 p.m. in the Historic Currituck Courthouse.

The next Planning Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in the Historic Currituck Courthouse at 7:00 p.m.  

Board of Adjustments meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 10  has been CANCELLED.

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Historic Currituck Courthouse.
The Senior Center Advisory Board will meet on the fourth Tuesday of January, April, July, and October at 9:30 a.m. in the Currituck Senior Center. Meetings were previously held on the third Tuesday. 

- Board of Commissioner's Meeting -

Current and past Board of Commissioners meetings are available on YouTube. 

Have a question for your County Commissioner just contact them by email or phone.

Agenda and Minutes...