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Welcome to the Town of Southern Shores

Stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to Currituck Sound and Ginguite Creek, Southern Shores is a premiere residential community on the Outer Banks. Located along US158 and NC 12, Southern Shores is known for its great weather, beautiful homes and tremendous community pride.

This Site provides information for residents and visitors who want to know more about Southern Shores town government, staff and services.

Capital Street Improvements anticipated for Fiscal Year 2014


  • Town Hall Holiday Hours (12/17/2014) - In observance of Christmas and New Year’s Town offices will be closed on Wednesday, December 24 through Friday, December 26 and on Thursday, January 1.
  • Notice from neighboring Currituck County to the Town of Southern Shores and other communities: (11/19/2014) - Notice from neighboring Currituck County to the Town of Southern Shores and other communities: NC DOT has agreed to conduct an open meeting to engage our communities in positive conversation to consider and explore possible relief strategies regarding the deleterious impacts the summer traffic is having on all our local businesses and citizens. The meeting […]
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan (2/20/2014) - The project website for the Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan can be found at:  The survey can be found at:
  • Council Meeting Schedule for 2015 (12/3/2014) - Resolution 2014-12-01 2015 Council Meeting Schedule
  • Planning Board Meeting-December (12/2/2014) - PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the Southern Shores Planning Board will meet on December 15, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. in the Pitts Center located at 5377 N. Virginia Dare Trl. The purpose of the meeting is to consider SPA-14-01, a request from Michael K. Stone to amend the approved site plan for the […]
  • Committee Meetings-December (10/17/2014) - December Council Committee Meetings The Capital Improvement Committee will meet Thursday, December 4 at 2:00 p.m. in the conference room at Town Hall.