Planning and Community Development Department Closing Aug. 16 to Relocate Services

Offices will reopen Aug. 26 at 2875 Sabre St., Suite 500

Monday, August 12, 2019

​Beginning Friday, Aug. 16 at 1 p.m., all Planning and Community Development (PCD) Department offices will be closed as several divisions, including Permits and Inspections and the Development Services Center, will be moving to 2875 Sabre St., Suite 500. With the exception of the Strategic Growth Area Division, located at 4525 Main St., which will reopen to the public on Monday, Aug. 19, all offices of PCD will be closed to the public through Aug. 23 to accommodate the relocation.

Permits and Inspections will continue to process online permit and inspection request submittals (https://citizenaccess.vbgov.com/Default.aspx) while offices are closed. All online requests will be reviewed as quickly as possible, although response time may be delayed. Staff will also accept third-party inspection requests as well as photo and video inspections. Simply upload the photos, videos and reports into Accela under your permit for your inspection. Please do not proceed with work without an approved inspection. Regular on-site inspections may be requested starting Aug. 26.

The following divisions will be open to the public starting Monday, Aug. 26, at 8 a.m. at the Sabre Street location:  

  • Permits and Inspections
  • Planning Administration
  • Zoning Administration
  • Development Services Center
  • Director's Office

Please call (757) 385-4621 for questions or visit www.vbgov.com/planning.

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