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 iconORD3520SECTION AMENDED: § 2-3 ​10/3/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 2-3 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE LIMITATION ON TERMS OF MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS
Adobe PDF iconORD3519

SECTION AMENDED: § 201 of the City Zoning Ordinance

​9/19/2017

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 201 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO FENCES OR WALLS IN SETBACK, FENCES ADJACENT TO SOUND WALLS AND REPLACEMENT OF NONCONFORMING FENCES

Adobe PDF iconORD3518

SECTION AMENDED: § 1005 of the City Zoning Ordinance

​9/19/2017

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 1005 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO SIGNS IN THE INDUSTRIAL ZONING DISTRICTS

​​​​​Adobe PDF iconORD3517

SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 37-53 and 37-54

​9/5/2017

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 37-53 AND 37-54 OF THE CITY CODE, WATER SUPPLY, PERTAINING TO THE DUE DATE FOR THE PAYMENT OF BILLS FOR WATER

​​​​​Adobe PDF iconORD3516SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 28-28, 28-29 and 28-30 ​9/5/2017

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 28-28, 28-29 AND 28-30 OF THE CITY CODE, SEWER AND SEWAGE DISPOSAL, PERTAINING TO THE DUE DATE FOR THE PAYMENT OF BILLS FOR SEWAGE DISPOSAL

​​​​Adobe PDF iconORD3515

SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 35-136 and 35-138

​8/1/2017

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 35-136 AND 35-138 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO MEALS TAXES

​​​Adobe PDF iconORD3514

SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 111, 207, 232, 301, 401, 501, 601, 701, 801, 901, 1001, 1501, 1521, and 2203 of the City Zoning Ordinance

SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 5.2 and 5.3.17 of the Oceanfront Resort District Form-Based Code

​7/11/2017

​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 111, 207, 232, 310(PRESERVATION DISTRICT), 401(AGRICULTURAL DISTRICTS), 501(RESIDENTIAL DISTRICTS), 601(APARTMENT DISTRICTS), 701(HOTEL DISTRICT), 801(OFFICE DISTRICTS), 901(BUSINESS DISTRICTS), 1001(INDUSTRIAL DISTRICTS), 1501(RT-1 RESORT TOURIST DISTRICT), 1521 (RT-3 RESORT TOURIST DISTRICT), 2203(CENTRAL BUSINESS CORE DISTRICT) OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE, AND THE OCEANFRONT RESORT DISTRICT FORM-BASED CODE SECTIONS 5.2 AND 5.3.17 PERTAINING TO SMALL WIRELESS FACILITIES AND DEFINITIONS, REQUIREMENTS AND USES

​​Adobe PDF iconORD3513SECTION AMENDED: § 103 7/11/2017​AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 103 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNERS OF APPEALS TO THE BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3512SECTION AMENDED: § 35-66 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 35-66 OF THE CITY CODE REGARDING ELDERLY AND DISABLED TAX RELIEF APPLICATION EXTENSIONS
Adobe PDF icon​​ORD3511SECTION ADDED: § 18-108.1 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO ADD SECTION 18-108.1 TO THE CITY CODE REGARDING CHURCH AND NON-PROFIT FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3510SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 5-520, 5-521, 5-6 524, AND 5-527 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 5-520, 5-521, 5-524, AND 5-527 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO DANGEROUS AND VICIOUS DOGS
Adobe PDF icon​​ORD3509SECTION AMENDED: § 12-27 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 12-27 1 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO THE 2 AUTHORITY OF FIRE CHIEF OR OTHER 3 OFFICER IN CHARGE OF EMERGENCY 4 INCIDENT
Adobe PDF icon​​ORD3508SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 23-8 and 23-8.3 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 23-8 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO CALLING AMBULANCE OR FIREFIGHTING APPARATUS WITHOUT CAUSE AND SECTION 23-8.3 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3507SECTION AMENDED: § 35-169 ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 35-169 OF THE CITY CODE TO PROVIDE A SHORT-TERM RENTAL REGISTRY AND TO PROVIDE DIRECTION TO THE COMMISSIONER OF THE REVENUE IN THE COLLECTION OF INFORMATION FROM OPERATORS
​​Adobe PDF iconORD3506SECTIONS AMENDED: Sections Amended: §§ 111, 203, 230, 901 and 1001 of the City Zoning Ordinance, § 5.2 of the Oceanfront Resort Form-Based Code ​​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 111, 203, 230, 901, 1001 OF THE CITY ZONING ORDINANCE AND SECTION 5.2 OF THE OCEANFRONT RESORT FORM-BASED CODE PERTAINING TO THE DEFINITION, PARKING 5 REQUIREMENTS, CONDITIONAL  REQUIREMENTS AND THE ESTABLISHMENT AS A CONDITIONAL USE IN THE BUSINESS, INDUSTRIAL AND OCEANFRONT RESORT  FORM-BASED CODE DISTRICTS OF CRAFT WINERIES
Adobe PDF iconORD3505SECTIONS AMENDED: §§ 35-136 and 35-143.1 ​6/20/2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTIONS 35-136 1 AND 143.1 OF THE CITY CODE PERTAINING TO 2 MEALS TAXES
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
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