Town of New Market Elections

In order to continue to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Governor Northam has delayed local elections by two weeks from the original May 5 election date. The new date is Tuesday, May 19.  See Governor Northam Executive Order 59 pertaining to local elections    Due to COVID-19, for the health and safety of the […]

Growing in Place Resources

We are experiencing a very different type of life, where social distancing is apart of our everyday life, and staying at home is beyond encouraged. This can be straining on us mentally and physically.  The following people are providing services for FREE during this time:   If you’re anything like me, the rapid changes in […]

Business: COVID-19 Financial Resources

We realize in this time of uncertainty and hardship there are many worries for individuals, families, organizations and businesses. There are several resources available for disaster relief. Please see Shenandoah County’s website for links and information on all resources. This website highlights the following financial resources: *Shenandoah County Disaster Impact Loan Program *Small Business Administration […]

Suspended Use of Park Equipment

Our number one priority is the health and safety of our community. With the spring season and warmer weather around the corner, the New Market Community Park has always been a great place for outdoor activities and family gatherings. However, as more information comes to light about the coronavirus, we have learned the virus can […]

COVID-19 Virus Information & Resources

**UPDATE May 28th, 2020: Governor’s Executive Order 63-Requirement to Wear Face Covering While Inside Buildings **UPDATE May 15th, 2020: Phase 1-Reopening Virginia **UPDATE March 31st, 2020: Governor Ralph Northam Executive “Stay at Home” Order  To reinforce the Commonwealth’s response to COVID-19 and in furtherance of Executive Orders 51 (March 12, 2020) and 53 (March 23, […]

Assistant Pool Manager/Lifeguard

The Town of New Market is currently accepting applications for pool staff for the summer 2020 season.   Lifeguards must currently have, or be able to obtain, prior to the season, a Red Cross certification.  Interested candidates must be willing to work flexible hours.  Applications for employment are available by clicking the link below, or may […]


Work has begun on the Town’s new pocket park.  The Henkel Press sign painted on the side of the building located at 9408 South Congress Street has recently been restored and is vividly displayed once again.  The Town’s new pocket park will be established in the lot between 9408 and 9404 South Congress Street.  Tree […]

Tennis and Basketball Courts Resurfaced in Community Park

The New Market Community Park tennis and basketball court resurfacing project is near completion.  Three of the five tennis courts are fully resurfaced and repainted in brilliant blue and green.  The courts are open and ready for play.  The remaining two courts will be resurfaced and repainted in the spring.  Work on those courts was […]

Healthly Eating Active Living (HEAL)

Town of New Market Designated Healthy Eating Active Living Town The Institute for Public Health Innovation, the official public health institute serving the DC-Maryland-Virginia region, recently announced that the Town of New Market is a Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) community.  A HEAL town is a municipality that sets forth a framework or vision to […]