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Hurricane Season: Know Your Zone

NC Emergency Management has introduced the Know Your Zone program for counties during hurricane season. This provides a tiered evacuation system that ranks areas most at risk to impacts from hurricanes, such as flooding and…

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County Addressing Water Discoloration

The Currituck County Water Department continues to flush water lines throughout the county in order to rid the system of discolored water that occurred unexpectedly during a recent maintenance procedure. An advisory to boil water…

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Recent UDO Changes Regarding Surveys & Site Plans

The Currituck County Planning Department would like to make the public aware of two recent changes to the Unified Development Ordinance. These changes were approved by the Board of Commissioners during its June 22, 2020…

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Census Deadlines Extended

The deadline for citizens to submit responses to the 2020 United States Census has been extended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Citizens now have until October 31 to submit a response for each household.  The…

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Now is Time for Hurricane Preparedness

Currituck County encourages all residents to prepare for hurricane season and be ready for severe weather.  Some important tasks you should complete include: Stock an emergency safety kit with supplies and medications Organize important documents Review…

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CDC Director Dr. Robert R. Redfield talks about how wearing a cloth face covering may help slow the spread of COVID-19. Learn more about the use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19.

HEALTH INFORMATION RESOURCES

General Precautions

  • Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are ill.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
  • Do not reuse tissue after coughing, sneezing, or blowing your nose.
  • Clean and disinfect surfaces that are frequently touched.

Symptoms  The three main symptoms of the COVID-19 coronavirus are:

Business Resources

The following resources are available to help businesses cope with the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • Local Business Survey
    Currituck Emergency Management has created a quick, voluntary survey to gauge the operating status for county-wide businesses and organizations during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please take a minute to participate! Complete survey
  • Currituck Chamber of Commerce  252-453-9497
  • Small Business Center
    The Small Business and Technology Development Center can provide assistance and resources to local businesses by phone or virtual meetings. For businesses in Moyock and Central Currituck, call 252-339-2896; for businesses in Lower Currituck and Corolla, call 252-489-6299.
  • Restaurant & Hotel Staff
    NC Restaurant Workers Relief Fund  Hospitality employees of restaurants or hotels facing financial hardship, layoff, or reduced hours may apply for a grant of up to $500.

For more information…

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