Recent City Code Amendments

​​​​​​​​The table below lists City Code Amendments approved within the past six months. Amendments will typically be added into the City Code on the Municode web site within two months.​

​​​Ordinance Amendments ​​Code ​Date ​Description​
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3627​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO DIRECT THE CITY MANAGER TO UNDERTAKE LOCAL CERTIFICATION OF SMALL BUSINESSES FOR PURPOSES OF SMALL,  WOMAN-, MINORITY-, AND SERVICE-DISABLED  VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS INITIATIVES AND  TO AMEND THE CITY CODE DEFINITION OF SWAM CERTIFIED SMALL BUSINESS
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3626

SECTION ADDED: § 2-224.15

​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO ADD CITY CODE SECTION 2-1 224.15 TO FURTHER THE CITY’S ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, INCLUDING MINORITY-OWNED, SERVICE-DISABLED VETERAN-OWNED AND WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESSES
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3625SECTION ADDED: § 2-224.14 6/16/2020​AN ORDINANCE TO ADD CITY CODE SECTION 2-1 224.14 TO REMEDY A STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT DISPARITY BETWEEN THE  AVAILABILITY AND UTILIZATION OF MINORITY-OWNED BUSINESSES BY ENACTING A PROJECT GOALS PROGRAM
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3624Section Amended: Floodplain Ordinance § 6.3 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTION 6.3 OF THE FLOODPLAIN ORDINANCE (APPENDIX K) TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS DESIGN STANDARDS MANUAL
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3623Sections Amended: Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Ordinance §§ 103 and 107 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTIONS 103 AND 107 OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY PRESERVATION AREA ORDINANCE (APPENDIX F) TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS DESIGN STANDARDS MANUAL
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3622Sections Amended: Site Plan Ordinance §§ 1.2, 5.1, and 5.16 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTIONS 1.2, 5.1, AND 5.16 OF THE SITE PLAN ORDINANCE (APPENDIX C) TO THE  PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS 4 DESIGN STANDARDS MANUAL
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3621Sections Amended: Subdivision Regulations §§ 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 5.7, 5.10, 6.1, and 6.3 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTIONS 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 5.7, 5.10, 6.1, AND 6.3 OF THE SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS (APPENDIX B) TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS DESIGN STANDARDS 5 MANUAL
Adobe PDF iconORD-3620Sections Amended: City Zoning Ordinance §§ 246 and 10 1501 and Oceanfront Resort District 11 Form-Based Code § 6.2.6 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTIONS 246, AND 1501 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE (APPENDIX A) AND SECTION 6.2.6 OF THE OCEANFRONT RESORT DISTRICT FORM-BASED CODE (APPENDIX 1) OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS DESIGN STANDARDS MANUAL
Adobe PDF iconORD-3619Section Amended: City Code § 23-58 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO CONFORM SECTION 23-58 OF THE CITY CODE TO THE  PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS  DESIGN STANDARDS MANUAL
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3618SECTIONS AMENDED: Appendix D, Stormwater Management Sections 1-1, 1-3, 1-5, 1-6, 1-7, 1-13, 1-14, 1-15, 1-20, 1-23, 1-24, 1-25, 1-26, 1-30, 1-35, and 1-37 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 1-1, 1-3, 1-5, 1-6, 1-7, 1-13, 1-14, 1-15, 1-20, 2 1-23, 1-24, 1-25, 1-26, 1-30, 1-35, AND 1-37 APPENDIX D, STORMWATER MANAGEMENT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3617SECTIONS ADDED: §§ 2-224.12 & 2-224.13 ​6/16/2020AN ORDINANCE TO ADD CITY CODE SECTIONS 2-224.12 AND 2-224.13 TO FURTHER THE CITY’S ENHANCEMENT  PROGRAM FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, INCLUDING  MINORITY-OWNED, SERVICE-DISABLED VETERAN- OWNED AND WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESSES
Adobe PDF iconORD-3616SECTION AMENDED: § 32.5-2 ​5/12/2020AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE EQUIVALENT RESIDENTIAL UNIT (ERU) FEE
Adobe PDF iconORD-3615SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 35-64 AND 35-67 ​5/12/2020

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 35-64 AND 35-67 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE EXEMPTION OR DEFERRAL OF REAL ESTATE TAXES FOR ELDERLY OR DISABLED PERSON

Adobe PDF iconORD-3614SECTION AMENDED: § § 8-69, 8-70 and 8-72​3/3/20

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 8-69, 8-70 AND 8-72 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3613

SECTION AMENDED: § 111

SECTION ADDED: § 209.7

​2/11/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 111 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO DEFINITIONS AND ADD SECTION 209.7 PERTAINING TO STUDENT WORKER HOUSING
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3612SECTION AMENDED: § 10-1​2/4/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 10-1 OF THE CITY CODE TO CHANGE THE POLLING LOCATION FOR THE BROOKWOOD PRECINCT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3611SECTION ADDED: § 6-2.1 ​1/21/20AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 6-2.1 TO THE CITY CODE TO PROHIBIT TENTS ON THE BEACH AT NIGHT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3610SECTION AMENDED: § 233.1 ​1/21/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 233.1 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS WITH DRIVE-THROUGH WINDOWS
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3609SECTION AMENDED: § 901 ​1/21/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 901 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS IN THE B-4K DISTRICT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3608

SECTION AMENDED: § 2003

​1/21/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2003 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS IN THE HISTORIC KEMPSVILLE AREA OVERLAY DISTRICT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3607SECTION AMENDED: § 35-35 ​1/7/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 35-35 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO EQUALIZATION OF ASSESSMENTS
Adobe PDF iconORD-3606SECTION AMENDED: 
10-1
​1/7/20AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 10-1 OF THE CITY CODE TO CHANGE THE POLLING LOCATION FOR THE RUDEE PRECINCT
Adobe PDF iconORD-3605SECTION AMENDED:  7-58.1

SECTION ADDED :  7-58.2

​11/12/19

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 7-58.1 REGARDING MOTORIZED SCOOTERS IN THE RESORT AREA AND TO ADD SECTION 7-58.2 TO THE CITY CODE TO REQUIRE ENTITIES THAT OFFER SHARABLE MOTORIZED MOBILITY DEVICES FOR HIRE TO BE LICENCED.

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3604 SECTION AMENDED:  § 21-230 ​11/12/19 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 21-230 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO TRAFFIC CALMING
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