Public Notices


In accordance with the Northampton County Board of Supervisors’ policy, please be advised that there are either appointment vacancies or terms which expire June 30th on the following commissions and boards:

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board (District 2)
Social Services Board
A-N Planning District Commission (two citizen members)
E. S. Public Library
Planning Commission (District 1 and At Large Appointments)
Regional Navigable Waterways Committee (three appointments)
Wetlands Board (three appointments)

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



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 May 14, 2021. Grants will be awarded to selected projects by June 15, 2021.

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


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 2:00 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