The Town of Elkton, Virginia

Coronavirus Information
The Town of Elkton continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus/COVID-19 and the latest information and recommendations from local, state and federal emergency
management agencies.  For more information please click on the CDC link below.


COVID-19 Update, April 3, 2020:
The safety and wellbeing of our community members, staff and patrons of our community are our top priority.  We appreciate the tremendous cooperation, understanding and teamwork of our town residents, businesses and staff thus far. 


Closings and Cancellations
The Elkton Area Community Center (EACC) is currently closed to residents and visitors until further notice.  All events and meetings scheduled to take place at the EACC are cancelled through the month of April.  We will continue to post closings and cancellations on the town website and social media.

Town Parks: The town of Elkton would like to keep our outdoor facilities open as long as possible, however, in order to minimize the potential spread of COVID-19 we have taken certain steps to protect the public.

Town Government and Operations
All essential functions of the Elkton Town Government will continue. 

Police: The Elkton Police Department will continue to respond to emergency and essential calls throughout this COVID-19 event.  If you have an emergency, please call 911.  Regular traffic and community patrols will continue as well.  In order to protect our officers and help limit the spread of this virus, most non-emergency calls will be handled via telephone.  For non-emergencies, please call

Town administrative staff are working at home when feasible and coming in to the office to take care of essential items.  All town departments will be answering emails and returning phone calls throughout the COVID-19 event. 


Utility customers:  It should be noted, customers may still pay their utility bills by utilizing the drop box out front of the Community Center, by paying at First Bank (on or before the due date), by calling 1-844-269-2736, or paying online at  There will be limited staff in the building, however, we will be checking the mail and drop box daily.
We will provide updates on our Facebook page- Town of Elkton, Virginia, and on our website- as we have new information.

Thank you all as we will continue to work together throughout this COVID-19 event!


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Welcome to the Town of Elkton’s web site! Please use this web site as a portal for information about the Town, its staff, its citizens, and the exciting opportunities available in the Town. Elkton is a small town of approximately 2,900 residents nestled on the east side of Rockingham County, Virginia in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Situated between Massanutten Mountain and Skyline Drive, the connections between our fair town and the rest of the world are endless. Located just a few minutes from Interstate 81 between Harrisonburg and Charlottesville, Elkton is a crossroads for progress and small-town living. We hope that you will come visit us in Elkton!


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