March 2022 PC Staff Reports

Public Hearing of the Virginia Beach Planning Commission will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall, Building 1, 2nd Floor at 2401 Courthouse Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23456. Members of the public will be able to observe the Planning Commission meeting through livestreaming on, broadcast on VBTV, and via WebEx. Citizens who wish to speak can sign up to speak either in-person at the Council Chamber or virtually via WebEx by completing the two-step process below. A Staff briefing session will be held at 9:00 a.m.. All interested parties are invited to observe.

If you wish to make comments virtually during the public hearing, please follow the two-step process provided below:

1.     Register for the WebEx at:

2.     Register with the Planning Department by calling 757-385-4621 or via email at prior to 5:00 p.m. on March 8, 2022.

Copies of the proposed plans, ordinances, amendments and/or resolutions are on file and may be examined by appointment in the Planning Department at 2875 Sabre St, Suite 500, Virginia Beach, VA 23452 or online at For information call 757-385-4621. Staff Reports will be available on the webpage 5 days prior to the meeting.

If you require a reasonable accommodation for this meeting due to a disability, please call the Planning Department at 757-385-4621. If you are hearing impaired, you can contact Virginia Relay at 711 for TDD service. The meeting will be broadcast on cable TV, and Facebook Live.

Please check our website at for the most updated meeting information.


City of Virginia Beach - City of Virginia Beach - APPROVAL (COUNCIL on April 5) An Ordinance to amend Section 111 of the City Zoning Ordinance to add terms related to energy storage facilities. An Ordinance to add Section 225.02 to the City Zoning Ordinance to add requirements to energy storage facilities. An Ordinance to amend Sections 1001 of the City Zoning Ordinance to include energy storage facility as a use permitted with a Conditional Use Permit in the I-1 and I-2 districts.

Baker Road Properties, LLC - Baker Road Properties, LLC (Applicant & Property Owner) APPROVAL (COUNCIL on April 5)Conditional Rezoning (I-1 Light Industrial District to Conditional A-36 Apartment District for construction of 524 dwelling units at a density of 35.67 units per acre) Address: 1276 Baker Road GPIN(s): 1469014169 Council District: 4

North Independence Storage, LLC - North Independence Storage, LLC (Applicant) APPROVAL (COUNCIL on April 5) Wells Fargo (Property Owner) Conditional Use Permit (Mini-Warehouse) Address: 1612 Independence Boulevard GPIN(s): 1479239414 Council District: District 9

Georgi Stoyanov - Georgi Stoyanov (Applicant & Property Owner) APPROVAL (COUNCIL on April 5) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) Address: 4005 Atlantic Avenue, Unit 115 GPIN(s): 24280514483890 Council District: District 6

Jesse Ryan- Jesse Ryan (Applicant & Property Owner) APPROVAL (COUNCIL on April 5) Conditional Use Permit (Short Term Rental) Address: 909 Pacific Avenue, Unit C GPIN(s): 24272444111015 Council District: District 5

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