What's New

For the latest news and information regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19) and Northampton County's response to this crisis,  please visit the Covid-19 page on this website. 




Fireworks Safety Precautions and Laws
07/02/2020
While legal fireworks and sparklers are a popular part of July 4th celebrations, they are a danger to users, pets, and the environment. In many areas of Virginia, fireworks could become a cause of wildfires.
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NEWLY ANNOUNCED Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP)
06/30/2020
If you need Financial Assistance to avoid Foreclosure or Eviction due to Coronavirus related loss of income CALL: ACCOMACK – NORTHAMPTON PLANNING DISTRICT COMMISSION
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Governor Northam Signs Monumental Offshore Wind Legislation
06/29/2020
New laws will spur the development of two utility-scale projects totaling 5,200 megawatts of offshore wind energy
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Virginia Department of Health Urges Virginians to Engage with Legitimate Contact Tracers, Avoid Scams
06/29/2020
Contact Tracers Will Not Ask for Social Security Numbers or Bank Details
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Governor Northam to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday
06/17/2020
Will give state workers this Friday off, propose legislation to make state holiday permanent
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Virginia Visual Artist Emergency Relief Fellowship Program
06/16/2020
VMFA is offering one-time grants of $5,000 each to 40 working visual artists residing in the Commonwealth of Virginia
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Electric Car Charging Station Survey
06/10/2020
Northampton County Economic Development is exploring the possibility to provide financial incentives to encourage these installations.
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Eastern Shore Public Library Plans Steps To Well-Being & Library Services
05/29/2020
June 1, the public libraries in Accomac, Nassawadox and Chincoteague will be offering curbside pickup by appointment.
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Governor Northam Announces Face Covering Requirement and Workplace Safety Regulations
05/27/2020
Face coverings required in public settings starting Friday, May 29
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Respond to the 2020 Census
05/26/2020
Shape the Future of Our Community
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Hurricane Isabel 2003
Hurricane Season begins June 1st
05/18/2020
A guide to everything you need to know to prepare
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VDOT TO CONDUCT RAIL TO TRAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY ON THE EASTERN SHORE
05/18/2020
Study includes Accomack and Northampton Counties
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Executive Order #61
05/11/2020
ORDER OF PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY THREE PHASE ONE EASING OF CERTAIN TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS DUE TO NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
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ESRH Important COVID-19 Info
05/01/2020
Please share! 5-1-20
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Steps to take to Slow the Spread of COVID-19
04/22/2020
Virginia Department of Health
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Shore Delivery Corps
04/03/2020
Working together, we can all make a difference in preserving the lives and good health of our fellow citizens who are at the greatest risk of serious complications from COVID-19
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Online Activity Links for COVID Times
03/26/2020
A list of links for curious kids and adults to explore and learn
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Disaster Loans for Small Businesses
03/20/2020
The disaster declaration will allow SBA to provide assistance to Virginia businesses and nonprofits negatively impacted by COVID-19.
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Updates From Northampton County Department of Social Services
03/18/2020
What We Want Customers and Partners to know and/or do
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Important Notice from the Clerk of Court
03/17/2020
Declaration of Judicial Emergency
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Eastern Shore Regional Housing Workshop Results
02/19/2020
From January 29, 2020 Public Meeting and Small Group Exercise
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Berkley Group Gives Presentation on Draft Summary of Comp Plan Vision
01/29/2020
at Joint Meeting for BOS and Planning Commission on Tuesday January 28, 2020
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Northampton County Parks and Rec Gym Banner Sponsorship Campaign
12/11/2019
Help Replace Our Aging Water Fountains
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Assistance Sign Post
Assistance Programs in Northampton County
11/13/2019
Where to get help in Northampton County for food, heating, taxes, health clinics and child care.
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Re-Entry Program Offers Fresh Start for Incarcerated Offenders
08/05/2019
At the Eastern Shore Regional Jail in Northampton County
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Northampton County is a V3 Certified Locality
06/12/2019
Northampton County has completed all training requirements to become a V3-certified locality through the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program.
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Rainbow Road
Tax Relief
02/20/2019
Program Provides Assistance for the Elderly, the Handicapped and Disbaled Veterans and Surviving Spouses of Veterans
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