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​ORD3504

​SECTION AMENDED:   § 35-42

​6/6/2017 AN ORDINANCE TO EXEMPT REAL PROPERTY TAXES OF SURVIVING SPOUSES OF CERTAIN FIRST RESPONDERS KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY AND TO AMEND CITY CODE SECTION 35-42 REGARDING ADMINISTRATION OF CERTAIN TAX EXEMPTION PROGRAMS
Adobe PDF icon​ORD3503

​SECTION AMENDED: §§ 2-451, 16-47, 16-54 and 16-57

​5/16/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 2-451, 16-47, 16-54 AND 16-57 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE NAME AND DUTIES OF THE WORKFORCE HOUSING ADVISORY BOARD

Adobe PDF iconORD3502SECTION AMENDED:  §35.1-4 AND 35.1-5​5/9/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 35.1-4 AND 35.1-5 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE SANDBRIDGE SPECIAL SERVICE DISTRICT


Adobe PDF iconORD3501SECTION AMENDED:  § 32.5-2 ​5/9/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE EQUIVALENT RESIDENTIAL UNIT (ERU) FEE

Adobe PDF iconORD3500SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 35-64 AND 35-67 ​5/9/2017

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 PERSONS

​  Adobe PDF iconORD3499​SECTION AMENDED: §§ 8-34, 8-56​4/18/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 8-34 AND 8-56 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO PERMITTING FEES
​​​  Adobe PDF iconORD3498 SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-117 ​​4/4/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-117 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING RECLASSIFICATION
​​​  Adobe PDF iconORD3497​SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-72 ​4/4/2017 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-72 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE PERSONNEL BOARD
​​​  Adobe PDF iconORD3496SECTION AMENDED: § 1110 of the City Zoning Ordinance ​4/4/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1110 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO HOME-BASED WILDLIFE REHABILITATION FACILITIES AS A CONDITIONAL USE IN THE PD-H1 PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
​​​ Adobe PDF iconORD3495SECTION AMENDED​: § 905 of the City Zoning Ordinance ​4/4/2017​ AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 905 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO SIGN REGULATIONS IN THE B-4K KEMPSVILLE AREA MIXED USE DISTRICT
 ​​​Adobe PDF iconORD3494 SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-110 ​​4/4/2017​ AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-110 OF THE CITY CODE TO ALLOW THE CITY MANAGER DISCRETION IN PAY ADJUSTMENTS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3493​ SECTION AMENDED:  § 10-1​3/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 10-1 OF THE CITY CODE TO RENAME THE POLLING PLACES FOR THE COURTHOUSE, FOXFIRE, HILLCREST, PLEASANT HALL, AND TRANTWOOD PRECINCTS.
​​ Adobe PDF iconORD3492​ SECTION AMENDED:  § 18-32 ​3/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 18-32 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO PERMIT FEE FOR PRECIOUS METAL DEALERS.
​​ Adobe PDF iconORD3491​ SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-83.2 ​3/21/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-83.2 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO FUNERAL LEAVE.
  Adobe PDF iconORD3490​SECTIONS AMENDED: § 23-59 ​3/7/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 23-59 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE REQUIREMENTS FOR OFF-SITE PARKING FACILITIES
  Adobe PDF icon​ORD3489​SECTIONS AMENDED: Oceanfront Resort District Form-Based Code Section 7.3.1
 
​3/7/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 7.3.1 OF THE OCEANFRONT RESORT DISTRICT FORM- BASED CODE PERTAINING TO ALTERNATIVE COMPLIANCE FOR PARKING REQUIREMENTS
Adobe PDF iconORD3488​SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-319 ​2/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-319 OF THE CITY CODE TO CHANGE THE NAME OF THE MENTAL HEALTH, MENTAL RETARDATION AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE DIVISION TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES
Adobe PDF iconORD3487SECTION AMENDED: § 5-104
​​2/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 5-104 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO MEMBERSHIP OF THE ANIMAL CONTROL UNIT ADVISORY BOARD
 ​Adobe PDF iconORD3486SECTION ADDED:  § 12-27.1​​2/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 12-27.1 TO THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO SERVICE CHARGE FOR NON-EMERGENCY CALLS TO WHICH THE FIRE DEPARTMENT  AND/OR DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES ARE REQUIRED TO RESPOND
Adobe PDF iconORD3485​SECTION ADDED:  § 2-151 ​​2/21/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-151 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE OFFICE OF THE CITY MANAGER
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3484SECTION AMENDED​: § 26-36 ​2/7/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 26-36 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE TERM OF SOLICITOR PERMITS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3483SECTIONS AMENDED​: 26-49; 26-50; 26-51; 26-52; 26-53; 26-54; 26-55; 26-56; 26-57; 26-58; 26-59; and 26-60

 

SECTIONS DELETED:   26-61; 26-62; 26-63; 26-64; 26-65; 26-66; 26-67; 26-68; 26-69; 26-70; 26-71; and 26-72
​2/7/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ARTICLE III OF CHAPTER 26 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO CHARITABLE SOLICITATIONS
Adobe PDF iconORD3482​SECTION AMENDED​: § 27-3 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 27-3 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO POLICE RECORDS, SERVICES, AND FEES
Adobe PDF iconORD3481​ SECTIONS ADDED: § 2-411 AND 12-21.1 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 2-1 411 AND 12-21.1 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE COORDINATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
Adobe PDF iconORD3480​SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 26-16, 26-26, 26-27, 26-30, 5 26-32, 26-33, 26-34, 26-35, 26-37, 26-38

SECTIONS ADDED: §§ 26-39, 26-40

SECTIONS RESERVED: §§ 26-28, 26-29, 26-31

12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ARTICLE II, CHAPTER 26 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO  COMMMERCIAL SOLICITATION
Adobe PDF iconORD3479​SECTION AMENDED​:§§ 36-138, 36-145, 36-146, 36-147, 36-148 and 36-149 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 36-138, 36-145, 36-146, 36-147, 36-148, AND 36-149 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO TAXICAB DRIVER PERMITS
Adobe PDF iconORD3478​​SECTION AMENDED​: § 18-108 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CITY CODE SECTION 18-108 PERTAINING TO TEMPORARY OR TRANSIENT BUSINESSES
Adobe PDF iconORD3477​SECTION AMENDED​: §§ 301, 401 and 501 of the City Zoning Ordinance 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 301, 401 AND 501 OF THE CITY ZONING  ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO COLUMBARIA LOCATED IN CEMETERIES AS A PRINCIPAL USE IN THE PRESERVATION, AGRICULTURAL AND RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICTS
Adobe PDF icon ​ORD3476​​SECTION AMENDED​: § 230 of the City Zoning Ordinance 12/13/12016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 230 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE 2PERTAINING TO CRAFT BREWERIES AND CRAFT DISTILLERIES AND THE PREPARATION OF FOOD
Adobe PDF iconORD3475​SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 201 12/13/12016 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 201 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO YARD SETBACKS FOR GENERATORS AND POOL EQUIPMENT
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3474​SECTION AMENDED​: City Code § 8-38 ​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 8-38 OF  THE CITY CODE TO EXTEND THE TIME LIMIT FOR PERMIT FEE WAIVER APPLICATIONS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3473​SECTION AMENDED​: City Code § 10-1​​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 10-1 OF THE CITY CODE TO RENAME THE POLLING PLACE FOR THE OCEANA PRECINCT
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3472​ SECTIONS ADDED: §§ 18-49 and 18-50 ​​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 18-1 49 AND 18-50 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO ALCOHOLIC AND MIXED ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES LICENSE TAXES
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3471 SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 111 ​​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 111 1 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE 2 PERTAINING TO THE DEFINITION OF 3 MAJOR ENTERTAINMENT VENUE
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3470 SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 1110 ​​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1110 1 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE 2 PERTAINING TO RESIDENTIAL CARE FOR 3 SENIORS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3469 SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 235 ​​12/6/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 235 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO SIGNAGE FOR HOUSING FOR SENIORS AND DISABLED PERSONS
Adobe PDF iconORD3468 SECTION AMENDED​: §§ 111, 401, 501 and 1110 ​​12/6/2016​ AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 111, 1 401, 501 AND 1110 OF THE CITY ZONING 2 ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO THE DEFINITION 3 OF RESIDENTIAL CARE FOR SENIORS
Adobe PDF iconORD3467 SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 1001 11/15/2016​ AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1001 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO FIBER-OPTIC TRANSMISSION FACILITIES
Adobe PDF iconORD3466 SECTION AMENDED​: § 21-322.1 ​11/1/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CITY CODE SECTION 1-322.1 TO ADD A PAID PARKING EXEMPTION FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS
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