New playground installed at Ruritan Park

Currituck County has completed the installation of a new playground at Ruritan Park in Knotts Island and the facility is now open for public use. The project included the demolition and removal of the old…

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Save the Date: Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade

Currituck County will host the annual holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Parade on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. This year's event features a theme of "A Christmas Fantasy" and will be held in Community Park,…

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County replacing playground equipment at Sound Park

A project to completely replace the playground equipment at Sound Park will begin on Friday, Nov. 12. Currituck County will remove the existing playground and install new equipment and features. The playground area will be…

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Businessman provides large boost to Operation Santa

A special "thank you!" goes to local businessman Justin Old, who on October 22, 2021 made a $10,000 donation to Operation Santa! This generous contribution will help many children have a merry Christmas! Operation Santa…

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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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Events & Meetings

Board of Commissioners Special Meeting – 5:00 PM

Currituck County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, November 29, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. in the Board Meeting Room of the Historic Courthouse, for the following purposes: Consideration of Lease Agreement

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Historic Preservation Commission Special Meeting – 5:30 PM

Historic Preservation Commission will hold a special meeting on Wednesday December 1, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss agenda items including a brochure about the program. The meeting will be held in the board meeting

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Kick-off this Holiday Season Currituck Style! – 5:30 PM

Believe it or not, the holidays are almost upon us! On Friday, December 3, 2021 join in on the fun at the Currituck County Center of NC Cooperative Extension. Schedule of events: Reindeer Games at 5:30

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Board Of Commissioners Meeting – 6:00 PM

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

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Carova Beach Road Service District Board Meeting – 10:00 AM

The Carova Beach Road Service District Advisory Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. 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.

For more information or to donate…


COVID-19 Health Information

Currituck County residents have access to COVID-19 tests, vaccines and boosters through Albemarle Regional Health Services.

Citizens may call the Currituck Health Department, at 252-232-2271, to schedule an appointment.

A special clinic to provide the Moderna booster shots is scheduled in Currituck County on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. For more information check out the COVID news section.

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