Job Opening: Town Planner – Zoning Administrator

The Town of New Market is currently accepting applications for the position of Town Planner. Duties include complex professional and administrative work in assisting the Town Manager in a variety of assignments relating to planning, enforcement of the zoning/subdivision ordinances, review of site/subdivision plans, review and issuance of zoning permits. Serves as staff to the […]

Planning Commission Member opening

The Town of New Market currently has one opening on the Planning Commission. For those interested in serving on the Planning Commission please complete the Volunteer Application.  Completed applications should be turned in to Mr. Todd Walters, Town Manager, by Friday, December 18, 2020.

Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

We have several holidays coming up over the next couple of months. These holidays will impact the trash collection date. Please mark your calendars, as the following dates will be the pick up day for the specified weeks. Thanksgiving Week: Saturday, November 28th, 2020 Christmas Week: Saturday, December 26th, 2020 New Year’s Day: Saturday, January […]

Merry & Bright Lighting Contest

Tis the Season for pretty lights and decorating! So let’s make our town Merry & BRIGHT!! So many people enjoy riding around and looking at the beautiful festive lights during the Christmas season. Let’s create a destination for those jolly folks to enjoy our beautiful display of lights! We encourage all our New Market Town […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Virus Information & Resources

Phase 3 Guidelines **UPDATE May 28th, 2020: Governor’s Executive Order 63-Requirement to Wear Face Covering While Inside Buildings The Town Office will open to customers for necessary business transactions only, on Monday, June 15th, 2020. However, it is HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to continue to make payments via the drop box or by phone. If you must […]


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 […]