Town of Onley
25559 E. Main Street
PO Box 622
Onley, VA 23418
Tel: 757-787-3985
Fax: 757-787-5661
Open Mon.- Fri. 8:30am - 5pm

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Onley Town Council


Jack J. Pierson


Henry E. Finney

Council Member

John L. Dennis

Council Member

Dawn E. Dize

Council Member

Matthew D. Hart

Council Member

Susan M. Rillo

Council Member

E. Don Strautz


Jamye L. Salazar

OPD Chief of Police


Zoning Administrator


Welcome to Onley, VA

The Crossroads of Virginia's Eastern Shore

This is the official website for the Town of Onley, Virginia. The latest announcements as well as Town Council meeting minutes, ordinances, newsletters and contact information can be found here.


October 2014

The Town of Onley will celebrate Halloween on Friday, October 31, 2014. Please remember the 8:00pm curfew.

Happy Hallwmeen!


YARD DEBRIS ONLY! Nov.10th –Nov. 16th

Please have your items to be picked up curbside STARTING November 10, 2014 – November 16, 2014. All items must be out by November 16th. Nothing put out before November 10th or after November 16th will be picked up! NOTHING BUT SPECIFIED YARD DEBRIS WILL BE PICKED UP!

Place items away from the Waste Management cans to avoid confusion with weekly household trash. There is to be nothing longer than four (4) feet or larger then 6 inches in diameter. All bagged items MUST be in clear see-thru bags. Clear plastic bags are to be used for this clean-up and are available at the Town Office at no charge to the residents. Only items bagged in clear bags will be picked up & there is a limit of 10 bags per household. Please do not place items in ditches.

This is a service provided to the Town residents. Please do not abuse this service. It is meant to be a fall clean-up of yard debris. It is not meant to be a clean-up for building, remodeling, or demolition. We reserve the right to refuse pick up of non-complying items. Please call the Town Office at 787-3985 with any questions you may have. Thank you in advance for your help in making this a successful clean-up!

October 21 - See the fall edition of The Onley News, the Town of Onley's official newsletter. Click on the Newsletters link above to read this edition as well as previous ones.

October 7 - Town Council Meeting Minutes from Sept. 3, 2014 are available.

September 2014

Sept. 5 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for August 4 and August 19, 2014 have been added to the site.


Trash Day in the Town of Onley will no longer be on Tuesday effective Monday September 1, 2014.

***Residential Trash Pickup will now be on Monday.***

Davis Disposal will deliver new containers this week. Please discontinue use of your Waste Management container once your Davis Disposal container is received.

August 2014

August 5 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for July 7, 2014 have been uploaded.

July 2014

July 9 - Town Council Meeting Minutes from June 2 and June 16, 2014 have been added to the site.

June 2014

June 19 - The latest edition of The Onley News is available for download. Visit the Newsletters page to sse it and previous newsletters.

June 4 - A Request For Proposals from interested waste disposal companies has been posted to the site. Details can be found here.

June 3 - The Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for May 2014 have been posted to the site.

May 2014

May 19 - The Town of Onley Part-Time Zoning Administrator Job Description can be seen by clicking here.

May 7 - It's spring cleaning time again for your yard and the Town of Onley can help. Read the details of the 2014 Town of Onley Spring Clean Up For Yard Debris.

May 6 - The Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for April 2014 have been uploaded to the site.

April 2014

Town of Onley Decal Sale

The Town of Onley will begin selling Town decals on Monday, March 17, 2014 at the Onley Town Office.

Vehicles $27.00
Motorcycles $25.00
Trailers $8.00

You must bring a current registration for each decal purchased. There will be no exceptions. Decals must be displayed by April 15, 2014.
Please call 757-787-3985 with questions.

April 8 - Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for March 13, 2014 have been added to the site.

March 2014

March 14 - The February 3, 2014 Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes are available for review.

March 6 - The March 1, 2014 edition of Here's What's Happening In Onley, the Town of Onley's newletter is available for download now.

February 2014

February 28 - The Town of Onley's Comprehensive Plan is available for review on the this site now.

February 5 - The January 13, 2014 Town Council Meeting Minutes have been posted. To view Town Council Meeting Minutes from 2013 and prior years visit the Town Council Meeting Minutes Archive.

January 2014

January 14 - Town Council Meeting Minutes for December 2, 2013 have been posted to the site.

December 2013

December 6 - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from everyone in the Town of Onley! The Town Office will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day to observe the Holidays.

Novermber 2013

Novermber 6 - The Town of Onley's Veteran's Day Celebration (and Parade) will be on Saturday November 9th at 11:00am.

November 6 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for October 7, 2013 have been uploaded.

October 2013

October 9 - The Town of Onley posts the Town Council Meeting Minutes on this website in either .pdf or through Google Drive. Minutes for the September 4, 2013 meeting are available.