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

Mayor

Jack J. Pierson

Vice-Mayor

Henry E. Finney

Council Member

Woody W. Zember

Council Member

Dawn E. Dize

Council Member

Matthew D. Hart

Council Member

Susan M. Rillo

Council Member

Melvin T. Bliss

Town Manager

Jamye Salazar

Clerk/Treasurer

A. Joel Parks 

OPD Chief of Police

John M. Spivey

Zoning Administrator

John C. Pavlik

News Archive


May 2015

The Town of Onley Town Council met twice in April. To see the Town Council Meeting Minutes for these meetings and others click here.

April 2015

April 27 - The Onley Town Council will hold a Special Meeting May 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the VVA Building. Click here to download the agenda for this meeting.

April 18 - The Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes from March 9, 2015 are available for review.

March 2015

March 19 - The latest edition of "The Onley News", the Town of Onley's newsletter is available online. Click here to read its important information.

2015 Town of Onley Spring Clean Up

Yard Debris Only! April 6th-April 12th

The Town of Onley 2015 Yard Debris Spring Clean Up is scheduled for April 6th-April 12th. Please click here to see important guidelines about this Clean Up.

March 10 - February 5 and February 9, 2015 Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes are available to view or download.

NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS OF THE TOWN OF ONLEY, VA

Effective immediately, the Regular Monthly Meeting of the Onley Town Council will be held on the second Monday of each month beginning March 9, 2015. Meeting time is 6:30pm. The meeting location is the VVA building located at 25534 East Main Street, Onley, VA. The Onley Planning Commission will meet on February 25, 2015 at 7:00pm at the SPOTS building located at 25760 Pennsylvania Avenue. All Planning Commission meetings to follow will be at the VVA building.

February 2015

The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes from the two meetings held in January have been added to the site. Visit the Town Council Meeting Minutes page to download.

Important Notice

The February 2, 2015 Regular Monthly Meeting of the Onley Town Council has been changed to February 5, 2015 at 6:30 PM in the Onley Fire and Rescue building.

January 2015

January 9 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes from Dec. 1, 2014 have been posted.

Notice To Onley Residents

The January 5, 2015 Regular Meeting of the Onley Town Council has been moved to January 8, 2015 at 6:30 PM in the Onley Volunteer Fire and Rescue building.

December 2014

NOTICE

The Town of Onley currently has an opening on its BZA (Board of Zoning Appeals). Anyone interested in filling that vacancy should call the Town Office at 757-787-3985 or stop in at 25559 E. Main Street, Onley, VA.

December 10 - The Town of Onley is accepting applications for a Full Time Police Officer. Salary will commensurate with training and experience.

Qualifications:

  • Must be DCJS Certified
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Undergo a background investigation including a fingerprint based criminal history records inquiry to the Central Criminal Records Exchange and the FBI
  • Possess a high school education or have passed the GED
  • Possess a valid Virginia drivers license
  • Undergo a physical examination by a licensed physician
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Not have been convicted of a felony or a serious misdemeanor crime
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screening test
  • Must pass an oral board

December 3 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for November 2014 meetings have been added to the site. These as well as those of previous Town Council Meetings can viewed and downloaded.

November 2014

The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for October 2014 meetings have been added to the site.

October 2014

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


Happy Hallwmeen!


TOWN OF ONLEY 2014 FALL CLEAN UP


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.

ATTENTION TOWN OF ONLEY RESIDENTS:

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.

September 2013

September 10 - The Town of Onley is accepting applications for a Full Time Police Officer. Salary will commensurate with training and experience.

Qualifications:

  • Must be DCJS Certified
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Undergo a background investigation including a fingerprint based criminal history records inquiry to the Central Criminal Records Exchange and the FBI
  • Possess a high school education or have passed the GED
  • Possess a valid Virginia drivers license
  • Undergo a physical examination by a licensed physician
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Not have been convicted of a felony or a serious misdemeanor crime
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screening test
  • Must pass an oral board

September 6 - The Town of Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes from August 5, 2013 and August 12, 2013 are available online.

September 1 - The Town of Onley has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Zoning Administrator. The successful candidate must have the ability to maintain an effective working relationship with Town Officials and the general public while properly enforcing Town Zoning Ordinances. To view a complete job description click here. Applications will be received at the Onley Town Office, 25559 E. Main Street, Onley VA 23418 until September 30, 2013.

August 2013

The July 1, 2013 and July 9, 2013 Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes have been uploaded to the site.

July 2013

July 10 - The latest edition of the Town of Onley newsletter, "Here's What's Happening In Onley", has been posted. Tabllet or mobile phone users may find it easier to view here.

July 2 - The Town of Onley wishes everyone a happy and safe July 4th. Also, to keep up to date with what is happening in our town, check out the Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes. The minutes from the June 3, 2013 meeting are available as well as those from previous meetings.

June 2013

The April and May Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes have been added to the site.

May 2013

TOWN OF ONLEY 2013 SPRING CLEAN UP

May 27th-June 2nd - TOWN OF ONLEY 2013 SPRING CLEAN UP for YARD DEBRIS ONLY!

Please have your items to be picked up curbside STARTING May 27 – June 2, 2013. All items must be out by June 2nd, NOTHING PUT OUT AFTER THAT DATE 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.

This is a service provided to the Town residents. Please do not abuse this service. It is meant to be a spring 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!

To view the original Notice, please click here.

April 2013

April 4 - The current Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes have been added to the site.

April 1 - The Town of Onley would like share with you information about the 2013 ESVA Household Hazardous Waste Collection taking place on Sat. April 27, 2013. Please click here to view/print the flyer which contains all the information you need to know about this important upcoming event. This is the only local option for residents of Accomack and Northampton counties to dispose properly of their household hazardous waste.

March 2013

Town of Onley Decal Sale

The Town of Onley will begin selling Town decals on Friday, March 15, 2013 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, 2013.
Please call 757-787-3985 with questions.

February 2013

February 6 - The Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes for January 7, 2013 have been posted to the site.

Remember that even if your computer or tablet does not have .pdf reader software or app installed on it you can still view the documents in a web browser by clicking on the "view" link under the Google Docs column. Visit the Onley Town Council Meeting Minutes page by clicking here or on the link at the top of the right-hand column.

Also, meeting minutes from previous years have been moved to the Meeting Minutes Archive page.

January 2013

January 22 - The latest edition of "Here's What's Happening In Onley" is available online. See it and earlier editions here.

January 8 - Onley Town Council Meeting minutes for December 3 and December 10,2012 have been posted to the site. To read those as well as earlier meeting minutes click here

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January 6 - Happy New Year from the Town of Onley.

December 2012

December 4 - Town Council Meeting Minutes for November have been added to the site. Click here to view.

November 2012

November 19 - Photos from the Towm of Onley's Annual Veterans Celebration. Click the thumbnails below to see larger photos.


November 10 - Annual Veterans Celebration

November 7 - More Onley Towm Council Meeting Minutes have been uploaded to the site. View them here. Also, don't forget the annual Veterans Celebration on November 10, 2012. If anyone can volunteer to help, please contact the Town Office at 787-3985.

October 2012

October 31 - The Town Office will be open until 6:30pm on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 to hand out treats for costumed kids under twelve. Curfew is 8pm on Halloween.

October 4 - The October 4, 2012 edition of "What's Happening In Onley" is available online now. Read it here.

April 2012

The Onley Town Council Meeting minutes have been updated through February 6, 2012. Click here to view. Also the latest edition of "What's Happening in Onley", the town's official newsletter, is available online. Click the Newsletter link above or click here to view or download.

October 2011

October 19 - The latest Onley Town Council meeting minutes are available online now. Click here to view them.

July 2011

July 11 - The monthly meeting dates of the Onley Town Council have been added to the calendar. Please note that these meetings are scheduled for the first Monday of each month (except when a major holiday falls on the first Monday) at 6:30pm at the Onley Fire and Rescue Building. Click the link at the right under "How Do I...".

July 11 - The latest edition of "What's Happening In Onley", the Town of Onley's newletter is now available online. Click the newsletter link above to view.

July 8 - The Town of Onley's new website is now up and running.