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 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 ​4/4/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-117 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING RECLASSIFICATION
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3497SECTION AMENDED:  § 2-72 ​4/4/2017 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-72 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE PERSONNEL BOARD
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3496

SECTION AMENDED: § 1110 of the City Zoning Ordinance

​4/4/2017AN 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

​3/21/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-83.2 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO FUNERAL LEAVE.

Adobe PDF iconORD3490​SECTIONS AMENDED: § 23-59 ​3/7/2017AN 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


 

​3/7/2017AN 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 iconORD3487

SECTION 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 iconORD3486

SECTION 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 iconORD3484

SECTION AMENDED​: § 26-36

​2/7/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 26-36 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE TERM OF SOLICITOR PERMITS

Adobe PDF iconORD3483

SECTIONS 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

​2/7/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ARTICLE III OF CHAPTER 26 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO CHARITABLE SOLICITATIONS

Adobe PDF iconORD3482​SECTION AMENDED​: § 27-3 12/13/12016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 27-3 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO POLICE RECORDS, SERVICES, AND FEES
Adobe PDF iconORD3481SECTIONS ADDED: § 2-411 AND 12-21.1 12/13/12016AN 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

12/13/12016AN 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 12/13/12016AN 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 12/13/12016AN 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 12/13/12016AN 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 12/13/12016AN 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 iconORD3474SECTION AMENDED​: City Code § 8-38 ​12/6/2016AN 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 iconORD3472SECTIONS ADDED: §§ 18-49 and 18-50 ​​12/6/2016AN 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 iconORD3471SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 111 ​​12/6/2016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 111 1 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE 2 PERTAINING TO THE DEFINITION OF 3 MAJOR ENTERTAINMENT VENUE
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3470SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 1110 ​​12/6/2016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1110 1 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE 2 PERTAINING TO RESIDENTIAL CARE FOR 3 SENIORS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3469SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 235 ​​12/6/2016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 235 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO SIGNAGE FOR HOUSING FOR SENIORS AND DISABLED PERSONS
Adobe PDF iconORD3468SECTION AMENDED​: §§ 111, 401, 501 and 1110 ​​12/6/2016AN 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 iconORD3467SECTION AMENDED​: City Zoning Ordinance § 1001 11/15/2016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1001 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO FIBER-OPTIC TRANSMISSION FACILITIES
Adobe PDF iconORD3466SECTION AMENDED​: § 21-322.1 ​11/1/2016AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CITY CODE SECTION 1-322.1 TO ADD A PAID PARKING EXEMPTION FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS
Adobe PDF iconORD3465​SECTION ADDED​:  City Code § 8-3810/18/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 8-38 OF THE CITY CODE, BUILDING AND BUILDING REGULATIONS, BY ALLOWING THE WAIVER OF PERMIT FEES FOR CERTAIN EMERGENCIES
Adobe PDF iconORD3464SECTIONS AMENDED​:  City Zoning Ordinance Sections 210.2,  2210 and 221110/18/2016​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 210.2, 2210 and 2211 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE, PERTAINING TO DEFINITIONS OF SIGN TYPES, SIGN REGULATIONS IN THE CBC CENTRAL BUSINESS CORE DISTRICT AND SIGN DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR THE CBC CENTRAL BUSINESS CORE DISTRICT
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