Chilhowie Library Information

Friends of Chilhowie Membership Form 2020

Employment Opportunity

Public Works Position – Town of Chilhowie

The Town of Chilhowie is accepting application for full time positions of Public Works Operator in the Department of Public Works.  Under the direction of the Director of Public Works or subordinates, duties will include a variety of maintenance, repair, and replacement activities relating to the Town’s water and sewer system, storm water, streets, parks, buildings and grounds, etc.  Experience with, or the ability to learn, the operation of trucks, backhoes, tractors, mowers or similar equipment is needed.  Beginning hourly wage is around $14.00 with equipment experience and/or Commercial Driver’s License and around $13.25 with general maintenance experience.  An attractive benefit package includes yearly merit increase evaluations, cost of living increases, Virginia Retirement System benefits paid 95% by the Town, Anthem Insurance for both medical and dental for single/family coverages at 80% paid by Town, paid Town Holidays, vacation and sick leave.  Applications on a Town application form, and any other supporting material, are to be turned into the Chilhowie Town Hall, 325 East Lee Highway.  The position is opened until filled.  Town applications forms can be found at or picked up at the Town Hall.  The Town of Chilhowie is an equal employments opportunity employer. 

Veteran Bricks Available....Community Yard Sales First Saturday of Each Month Through October...Farmer's Market Open Thursdays 4-7 pm...Rental of Community Room, Old High School and Recreation Park Shelters Resumes June 1, 2021 

Phantom – Concert in the Rec Park – Click following link for more information:

Phantom Concert in the Recreation Park

For Information about Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day Please click the following link::
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Football & Cheerleading Signups:

Registrations will be accepted at Town Hall until Friday, August 20, 2021.
For the Registration price of $50 each participant will receive a picture pack,
football players keep their jersey and mouth piece and cheerleaders
keep all cheer gear.

Please visit the following link for the 2020 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report:
2020 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

Please visit the following link for the Fair Housing Office Website:

 FHEO Home | / U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

The times and location of regularly scheduled board meetings are as follows:
Second Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM in the council chambers
325 East Lee Highway Chilhowie VA 24319


The Town of Chilhowie will reopen for usage of the Community Room, the Old High School and the Town Park facilities June 1, 2021.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.
The Town of Chilhowie is an equal opportunity employer and provider.
USDA Statement

Fire Hydrant Replacement Project FAQ’s

Fire Hydrant Replacement Project

Veterans Memorial Bricks Available

Call for more information

New Garbage Pickup Schedule

Chilhowie Map for Garbage Pickup

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Town History

Chilhowie Virginia Tour Guide

Town of Chilhowie, Virginia Incorporated 1913

The Town of Chilhowie (pop. 1,827) is a small commercial center and residential community located along both modern and historic routes of travel in Southwest Virginia. From its earliest days as the site of a historically important stagecoach inn, to its current role as the Gateway to the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area, Chilhowie has always been a community in which travelers are welcome and visitors are made to feel at home.

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