Mayor's Message

As Mayor of the City of Hurricane, welcome to one of the most progressive communities in the state with many amenities such as indoor/outdoor recreation, parks, retail shopping, entertainment, and a business climate that is second to none. The City of Hurricane was ranked the 2nd fastest growing community for the past ten years according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The City continues to strive in providing its residents and businesses with top notch services and infrastructure to succeed. Our path forward is not focused on today or tomorrow, but how we can achieve our objectives and goals for the next 50 to 100 years. The City of Hurricane exemplifies great leadership, determination and resourcefulness for a bright future.

Discover history, family-friendly events, and some of the state’s best local shops and restaurants in Hurricane. Hurricane has achieved many recognitions like being named the Best Place to Raise a Family in West Virginia in 2013 by Bloomberg Businessweek. It's also home to a U.S. Top 50 Playground from Early Childhood Education Zone in 2014. Hurricane continues to excel in many aspects and is the perfect place for families to reside and travelers to visit!