August 2020 Staff Reports

The Virginia Beach Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, at 12:00 pm in the City Council Chamber of the City Hall Building, Virginia Beach, Virginia.  A briefing session will be held at 9:00 a.m. in the Council Chamber, City Hall.  Citizens are encouraged to submit comments to the Planning Commission prior to the public hearing via email to or via United States Postal Service to Bill Landfair, 2875 Sabre Street, Suite 500, Virginia Beach, VA 23452.

There will be limited seating in Council Chambers for citizens who wish to attend the meeting in person. For those citizens who wish to speak in person at the public hearing please call (757) 385-4621 to register. 

If you desire to speak at the public hearing via WebEx, you must follow the two-step process provided below:

• Register for the WebEx at:

• Register with the Planning Department by calling (757) 385-4621 prior to 5:00 p.m. on August 11, 2020

If you are physically disabled or visually impaired and need assistance at this meeting, please call the PLANNING DEPARTMENT at 385-4621.  The special meeting will be broadcast on cable TV, and Facebook Live.

For information or to examine copies of proposed plans, ordinances or amendments call 385-4621 or go to or visit the Planning Department, 2875 Sabre Street, Suite 500, Virginia Beach, Virginia, by appointment only.

The City continues to operate under modified conditions and the office is open to the public by appointment only.  Most of our employees are working remotely, but are available via phone or email. Staff encourages future applicants to apply online, rather than in person, using Accela Citizen Access. The preferred submittal procedure is to submit all Planning Commission applications via Accela Citizen Access using the link provided

Those without access to the internet may drop off Planning Commission applications at 2875 Sabre Street, Suite 500, placing the entire submittal package including application, plans, disclosure statement and check (payable to the Virginia Beach City Treasurer) in a sealed envelope in the City Treasurer's Drop Box located outside of the building in front of the lobby. Address the envelope to Ms. Carol Dozier, Department of Planning & Community Development.  Application fees are noted in the instructions attached to each application. Requests for a paper copy of an application can be made using the contact information below. Applicants will be notified by phone or email to confirm receipt and processing of all applications, regardless of submittal method.


1. Studio Evolve, LLC [Applicant] Byler Lakes, LLC [Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Body Piercing) 512 S. Independence Boulevard (GPIN 1476688794) COUNCIL DISTRICT – ROSE HALL

2. & 3. James T. Cromwell, Esq., Receiver for Shore Realty Corporation, a defunct corporation [Applicant & Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Street Closure (All but one 5' x 37.5' section of an unimproved 10' x 400' alley running east to west between 75th & 76th Street ("Alley") and the 15' x 95' section of an unimproved lane on the north side of 75th Street ("Lane A")) Street Closure (15' x 85' section of an unimproved lane on the south side of 75th Street ("Lane B") Alleys & Lanes adjacent to properties located along 75th & 76th Streets (Adjacent GPINS 2419662926, 2419661995, 2419661978, 2419661944, 2419661927, 2419661903, 2419660975, 2419660952, 2419660933, 2419569993, 24195699540001, 24195699540002, 2419569902, 2419568972, 2419568950, 2419662998, 2419673021, 2419673013, 2419672076, 24196710781840, 24196710781850, 2419671047, 2419671019, 2419670076, 2419670055, 2419670024, 2419670003, 2419579052, 24195780931216, 24195780962216, 2419578032001, 24195780320002, 2419662899, 2419663824, 24196628250002) COUNCIL DISTRICT – Lynnhaven

4. Bonney Road VB, LLC [Applicant & Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Modification of Conditions (Motor Vehicle Sales & Service and Automobile Repair Garage) 3825 Bonney Road (GPIN 1487330721) COUNCIL DISTRICT – LYNNHAVEN

5. Franklin Johnston Group Management & Development, LLC [Applicant] Birchwood Associates [Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Housing for Seniors and Disabled Persons) 3808 & 3820 Virginia Beach Boulevard, 309 & 329 Birchwood Park Drive (GPINs 1487342560, 1487341324, 1487341778, 1487342381, 1487343369) COUNCIL DISTRICT – LYNNHAVEN

6. Bonney G. Bright Sand Co. [Applicant] Bonney G. Bright [Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Modification of Conditions (Borrow Pit) 200 Princess Anne Road (GPINs 2316698832, 231696801, 2317621327, 2317723259, 2317612520, & 2317801537) COUNCIL DISTRICT – PRINCESS ANNE

7. Shelley Gail Dagenhart [Applicant & Owner] DEFERRED Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) 2113 Atlantic Avenue, Unit 2-B (GPIN 24271868788230) COUNCIL DISTRICT – BEACH

8. Charlie Kim [Applicant & Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) 809 Vanderbilt Avenue (GPIN 2426376810) COUNCIL DISTRICT – BEACH

9. Pham Vo, LLC [Applicant] Hien Pham, Cuong Vo [Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) 5120 Settlers Park Drive(GPIN 1465748683) COUNCIL DISTRICT – CENTERVILLE

10. & 11. Michael Fairchild & Renee Fairchild [Applicant] MLFW, LLC [Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permits (Short Term Rentals) 836 & 838 12th Street (GPINs 2417848522 & 2417848537) COUNCIL DISTRICT – BEACH

12. Charity Figallo [Applicant & Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) 448 Garrison Place (GPIN 1486987809) COUNCIL DISTRICT – BEACH

13. The Good Manor Group, LLC [Applicant & Owner] APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) 1721 Rueger Street (GPIN 1455858668) COUNCIL DISTRICT – KEMPSVILLE

14, 15, 16, & 17. Ocean Rental Properties, LLC [Applicant & Owner] DEFERRED Conditional Use Permits (Short Term Rentals) 516 Norfolk Avenue, Units 1, 2, 4, & 5 (GPIN 2427048118) COUNCIL DISTRICT – BEACH

18. City of Virginia BeachAPPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) An Ordinance to amend Section 104 to allow civil penalties for the violation of section 241.2 pertaining to Short Term Rentals

19. City of Virginia BeachAPPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) An Ordinance to amend Section 241.2 pertaining to the revocation of Grandfather Status and City Council findings for Short Term Rental uses

20. City of Virginia BeachAPPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) An Ordinance to amend Section 1903 allowing certain Short Term Rentals as permitted uses in the Old Beach Overlay District

21. City of Virginia Beach – APPROVAL (COUNCIL on September 15) An Ordinance to establish transitional rules for the review of Conditional Use Permits for property in the Old Beach Overlay District

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