Currituck receives $1M grant to elevate homes

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved a hazard mitigation project grant of $1,040,864 to improve disaster resilience in Currituck County. The grant will be used to pay for the elevation of seven…

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Kemp settles into leadership role with Development Services

Since joining the county staff in early July, Kevin Kemp has effectively transitioned into his role as Currituck County’s Development Services Director, a newly-created position that oversees the offices for planning, zoning, code enforcement, permits,…

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McRee to serve as interim manager

The Currituck County Board of Commissioners appointed County Attorney Ike McRee to serve as Interim County Manager following the departure of Ben Stikeleather. Stikeleather, who has been the County Manager since July 1, 2019, is leaving for…

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Motorists should use caution in school zones

Students in Currituck County Schools began the new school year on August 23, 2021. Motorists throughout the county should be aware of school buses as they pick up and drop off students. Always use caution…

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Court sides with Currituck County in campground dispute

Currituck County received a favorable ruling from the North Carolina Court of Appeals on August 17, 2021, in a lawsuit involving a local campground.  The court’s decision reversed a 2020 ruling by the NC Superior…

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Events & Meetings

Historic Preservation Commission Meeting – CANCELLED

Historic Preservation Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 28, 2021 has been CANCELLED. For all meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Currituck Farm Festival – 1:00 PM

Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. for the Currituck Farm Festival, a celebration of our agriculture heritage! This event will be held at the Currituck County Center of

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Board Of Commissioners Meeting – 6:00 PM

Currituck County Board of Commissioners meeting will be held on  Monday, October 4, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Historic Currituck Courthouse. For all meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Veterans Advisory Board Meeting – CANCELLED

Currituck County Veterans Advisory Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. in the Historic Courthouse Conference Room has been cancelled. Public Notice... Meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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Animal Service & Control Advisory Board Meeting – 6:30 PM

The Currituck County Animal Services & Control Advisory Board meeting is held Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the Currituck Animal Shelter Conference Room. Agenda... Meeting agendas, minutes and board information…

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County Highlights

Hurricane Season Reminders

Find local beach conditions and safety information at provides information on current weather forecasts, beach conditions, rip currents, locations for public beach access, locations of lifeguard stands, beach regulations, and more. As part of the SafeCorolla program, residents and guests may also receive notifications directly to their phone by texting SafeCorolla to 888-777.

Water Level Gauges

This interactive map displays statewide water-level gauges in high-risk areas. Zoom into Currituck County to check out real-time water levels in your area. When water rises at a specific gauge in your area, be notified via text or email by registering for notifications.

Emergency Kit

Do you have an emergency safety kit ready for you and your family? Now is the time to put one together! Learn more on putting together an emergency kit.

Currituck Alert

The county utilizes a notification system to share timely information via text message, email address, and/or phone. Register today at

Re-Entry Permits

Corolla businesses are encouraged to obtain re-entry permits before a storm impacts the area. Apply now at Current residential re-entry permits, issued in 2020, are valid until December 31, 2021.


Now is the time to ask for an insurance checkup with your agent. Remember that flood insurance must be obtained separately from your homeowners or renters’ policy. Find more info at


Email or call Currituck County Emergency Management at 252-232-2115.



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.

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.

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