Public Notices

Public Notice


The 2020 Reassessment Notices have been mailed out to all Northampton County property owners. If you do not receive a notice, please contact the Commissioner of Revenue office at 757-678-0446 with a valid address so that a notice can be mailed to you.

Appointments to discuss your assessment can be made by calling the Commissioner of Revenue – Real Estate Division at the above number.


Applications are currently being accepted for funding under the Northampton County Tourism Grant program. All funded projects must complement and advance the Tourism Strategy adopted by the Eastern Shore of Virginia Tourism Commission.

To be considered for the tourism grant funds, applicants must complete an application and return it to the Northampton County Administration no later than March 6, 2020. Grants will be awarded to selected projects by March 23, 2020.

Prospective applicants can call the County Administrator’s Office at 757-678-0440 ext. 516 (or e-mail to request an application packet.   

Tourism infrastructure Grant Application 2020 PDF


The Winter Hours Schedule will commence at the Northampton County Sanitary Landfill on Saturday, November 2, 2019, and run through Saturday, February 29, 2020. That means that on Saturdays, the landfill’s operating hours will be 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Please plan your solid waste disposal accordingly.


In accordance with the Northampton County Board of Supervisors’ policy, please be advised that there are either appointment vacancies or terms which have expired on the following commissions and boards:

Board of Appeals for the Building Inspector

Broadband Authority

Planning Commission (One At-Large and One District 5 appointment)

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board (One appointment each from Districts 2, 3, and 4)

If citizens are interested in serving on any of these boards or commissions, they should contact the County Administrator’s Office and complete a Board Bank Application. The Board Bank Application is also available online at the County’s website at Boards & Commissions page.


Planning Commission

The Northampton County Planning Commission meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Board Room located at 16404 Courthouse Road in Eastville, VA, for the purpose of conducting its regular meeting.

The Northampton County Planning Commission meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the 2nd Conference Room located at 16404 Courthouse Road in Eastville, VA for the purpose of conducting its regularly scheduled work session.



The Northampton County Joint Industrial Development Authority (JIDA)

Regularly scheduled meetings will be on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 9:15 AM.

Meeting Location
16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville
Northampton County Administration, Upstairs Conference Room #201