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 iconORD-3591SECTIONS ADDED: §§ 2-490 and 2-491 ​5/14/2019

​AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTIONS 2-490 AND 2- 491 OF THE 1 CITY CODE TO CREATE THE DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL 2 AFFAIRS AND TO SET FORTH THE FUNCTIONS THEREOF

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3590SECTION AMENDED: §§ 2-455 and 2-456 ​5/14/2019

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 2-455 AND 2- 456 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AQUARIUM, HISTORIC HOUSES AND MUSEUMS

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3589SECTIONS AMENDED: CITY CODE §§ 37-47 ​5/14/2019

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO WATER USAGE RATE

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3588SECTION AMENDED: § 32.5-2 ​5/14/2019

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE 1 EQUIVALENT RESIDENTIAL UNIT (ERU) FEE

Adobe PDF iconORD-3587SECTIONS ADDED: § 31-39​5/14/2019

​AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 31-39 TO THE CITY CODE REGARDING THE WASTE COLLECTION FEE AND TO INCREASE THE WASTE COLLECTION FEE FOR SUCH SERVICES COMMENCING JULY 1, 2019

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3586SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 35-64 AND 35-67 ​5/14/2019

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 iconORD-3585SECTION AMENDED: § 12-2 ​5/7/2019AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 12-2 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO LIABILITY FOR EXPENSES INCURRED IN FIGHTING CERTAIN FIRES
Adobe PDF iconORD-3584SECTION AMENDED: 36-1 85, 36-86 and 36-158 ​3/5/2019AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 36-1 85, 36-86 AND 36-158 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO ALLOWING ELECTRONIC MANIFESTS AND TAXIMETERS IN TAXICABS WITHIN THE CITY
Adobe PDF iconORD-3583SECTION AMENDED: 10-1​3/5/2019AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 10-1 OF THE CITY CODE TO CHANGE THE POLLING LOCATION FOR THE TRANTWOOD PRECINCT
Adobe PDF iconORD-3582SECTIONS ADDED: § 21-381 through 21-384 ​3/5/2019AN ORDINANCE TO IMPLEMENT A TEMPORARY PILOT PROGRAM BY ADDING SECTION 21-381 TO 21-384 TO THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO RESIDENTIAL PERMIT PARKING IN THE HISTORIC CAVALIER SHORES NEIGHBORHOOD
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3581SECTION ADDED: City Code Section 18-108.2 ​2/19/2019AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 18-108.2 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE LICENSE CODE FOR MOBILE FOOD VENDING
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3580

SECTION AMENDED: Floodplain Ordinance § 1.3

​2/5/2019

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1.3 OF APPENDIX K, FLOODPLAIN ORDINANCE TO ADD A DEFINITION FOR REPETITIVE LOSS

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3579

SECTION AMENDED: § 201 of the City Zoning Ordinance

​2/5/2019

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 201 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO PERMITS FOR FENCES

Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3578

SECTION AMENDED:  City Zoning Ordinance Sections 102, 111, 401, 501, 601, 901, 1110, 1125, 1521, and 2203 and Oceanfront Resort District Form-Based Code Section 5.2

SECTIONS ADDED:  City Zoning Ordinance Sections 209.6 and 241.2

​1/15/2019AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 102, 111, 401, 1 501, 601, 901, 1110, 1125, 1521 AND 2203 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE AND SECTION 5.2 OF THE OCEANFRONT RESORT DISTRICT FORM-BASED CODE AND ADD SECTIONS 209.6 AND 241.2 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO THE DEFINITION, 6 REQUIREMENTS AND USE OF HOME SHARING AND 7 SHORT TERM RENTALS
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3577SECTION AMENDED: City Zoning Ordinance § 6 901   ​1/15/2019AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 901 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO USE REGULATIONS IN THE B-4K BUSINESS DISTRICT
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3576SECTION AMENDED: §§ 17-5, 23-31, 23-32 and 23-34 12/11/2018AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 17-5, 23-31, 23-32 AND 23-34 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO LARCENY
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3575SECTION AMENDED: City Code §§ 5-103 AND 5-104 12/11/2018AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 5-103 AND 5-104 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE VIRGINIA EACH ANIMAL CONTROL UNIT ADVISORY BOARD
Adobe PDF icon​ORD-3573SECTION AMENDED: § 35-64.1 ​12/4/2018AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 35-64.1 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO INCOME EXCLUSIONS FOR THE ELDERLY AND DISABLED TAX RELIEF PROGRAM
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