Water staff working to prevent backflows, contaminants

The Currituck County Water Department is beginning a prevention program to help prevent backflows within the drinking water system and keep out contaminants that may enter the system through cross connections. Currituck County includes backflow…

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FEMA phasing in new rates for flood insurance program

Property owners in Currituck County should be aware that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating the National Flood Insurance Program's (NFIP) risk ratings through the implementation of a new pricing methodology called Risk Rating…

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Health & Wellness event at Currituck Senior Center

The Currituck Senior Center will host its annual "Health & Wellness" event on Wednesday, October 13 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. The Currituck Senior Center is located at 130 Community Way, Barco, NC, 27917.…

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Matusko first from Currituck to lead Clerk’s Conference

The Conference of Clerks of Superior Court in North Carolina has existed for more than 100 years and, for the first time, a clerk from Currituck County serves as its President. Ray Matusko, Clerk of…

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COVID booster shot clinic scheduled

Albemarle Regional Health Services (ARHS) will host a special clinic to provide Pfizer booster shots in Currituck County on Thursday, October 7 at Community Park, by the YMCA facility at 130 Community Way, Barco, NC,…

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Events & Meetings

Fire & EMS Advisory Board Meeting – 7:00 PM

Currituck County Fire & EMS Advisory Board meeting will be held on Monday, October 25, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at the Fire & EMS Administration Office. Meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Senior Center Advisory Board Meeting – 9:30 AM

Currituck County Senior Center Advisory Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. at the Senior Center. Meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Historic Preservation Commission Meeting – CANCELLED

Historic Preservation Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 26, 2021 hs been CANCELLED. For all meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Board of Commissioners & Board of Education Special Joint Meeting – 5:30 PM

Currituck County Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting with the Currituck County Board of Education on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at the Currituck Cooperative Extension Currituck Center.  Board members will gather at 5:00

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Board Of Commissioners Meeting – 6:00 PM

Currituck County Board of Commissioners meeting will be held on  Monday, November 1, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Historic Currituck Courthouse. For all meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Currituck Spotlight

2021 Operation Santa Claus

Christmas package with Operation Santa written on it.

We need your help. Please consider supporting the 2021 Operation Santa Claus program, administered by the Currituck County Department of Social Services.

The program serves hundreds of children and families each year, and we know more families will be in need this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This annual program provides Christmas presents for:

  • Families with children residing in Currituck,
  • Currituck children in foster care,
  • Food baskets for Adults.

Each donation is tax deductible and all proceeds will benefit citizens of Currituck County.  All proceeds benefit citizens of Currituck County.

Individuals, community groups, and businesses can help us meet the needs in the community by doing any of the following things:

  1. Sponsor a family with children by purchasing new, unwrapped gifts for the children.
  2. Donate money or gift cards to be used by Department of Social Services staff to purchase Christmas gifts for children.
  3. Referral Organization – If you are an independent organization and would like to receive referrals from us to help children in need through your own program.
  4. Food Basket Program for Adults – You can help by donating food, or gift cards to the Food Basket program which serves disabled and elderly adults in need of extra support.

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COVID-19 Health Information

Currituck County residents have access to COVID-19 tests and vaccines through Albemarle Regional Health Services.  Citizens may call the Currituck Health Department, at 252-232-2271, to schedule an appointment.

COVID vaccines include Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson for adults. Pfizer booster shots are also, available for those who qualify. To keep up with the latest news on COVID, check out the County’s COVID news article.

Children ages 12 to 17 may receive the Pfizer vaccine.

More information regarding the COVID test and vaccine is available on the Albemarle Regional Health Services website.