County Attorney’s Office
101-D Mounts Bay Rd.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
P.O. Box 8784
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Hours of Operation
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The County Attorney’s Office does not provide legal advice or opinions to citizens and cannot represent citizens in personal or private legal matters.
Sources for Private Legal Representation:
Virginia Lawyers Referral Service: 1-800-552-7977
Peninsula Legal Aid: Williamsburg Office
County Code Supplement No. 29 Contains all Ordinances adopted by the Board between Ordinances adopted July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2011
210** - July 13, 2010 - An ordinance to vacate a private right-of-way as shown on that certain plat entitled “Plat of Right-of-Way Vacation Quarterpath Trail Kingsmill on the James” dated May 6, 2010.
163A-4* - July 27, 2010 - Approved the continuation of the Wright’s Island AFD (AFD-1-94), for a period of eight years, two months and 18 days to October 31, 2018.
131A-6 - September 14, 2010 - Amends and reordains Chapter 10, Garbage and Refuse, by amending Article I, In General, Section 10-5, Same-Recourse of county upon failure of owner or occupant; and Section 10-7, Penalty.
211*** - Septemer 14, 2010 - Dream Catchers, the Cori Sikich Foundation and David W. Otey, Jr., as trustee of the Cori Sikich Foundation exemption from county real and personal property taxes.
164A-12 - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Croaker AFD (AFD-2-86) for four years.
165A-10* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Hill Pleasant Farm (AFD-3-86) for four years.
167A-11* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Barnes Swamp (AFD-5-86) for four years.
168A-10* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Cranston’s Pond (AFD-6-86) for four years.
169A-13* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Mill Creek (AFD-7-86) for four years.
170A-16* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Gordon Creek (AFD-9-86) for four years.
171A-6* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Christenson’s Corner (AFD-10-86) for four years.
172A-7* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Yarmouth Island (AFD-11-86) for four years.
173A-18* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Gospel Spreading Church Farm (AFD-12-86) for four years.
182A-8* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Armistead (AFD-1-89) from its current date of expiration (January 10, 2006) for a period of four years, one month and three days to October 31, 2010.
190A-7* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Williamsburg Farms (AFD-1-93) for four years.
197A-2* - September 28, 2010 - Authorizes the renewal of the Carter’s Grove (AFD-1-02) for four years.
31A-248 - October 12, 2010 - Amends and reordains Chapter 24, Zoning, by amending Article VIII, Appeals, Division 3, Regulations Governing Appeals, Section 24-666, Petition for certiorari to review decision of board.
167A-12* - November 9, 2010 - Approved adding an additional parcel to the Barnes Swamp AFD (AFD-5-86-2-2010), the Racefield addition.
141A-14*** - December 14, 2010 - Extends the term of the Cox Communications for Hampton Roads, LLC’s franchise Certificate to March 31, 2011.
170A-17* - December 14, 2010 - Approved adding an additional parcel to the Gordon Creek AFD (AFD-9-86-3-2010), the 3603 News Road addition.
164A-13* - January 11, 2011 - Approved an addition to the Croaker AFD (AFD-2-86-3-2010). Adds seven acres of land located at 4474 Ware Creek Road, owned by Wenger Farms, LLC.
172A-8* - February 8, 2011 - Approved an addition to the Yarmouth Island AFD (AFD-11-86-3-2010), the Shields Point addition.
170A-18* - March 8, 2011 - Approved an addition to the Gordon Creek AFD (AFD-9-86-4-2010), the Centerville Road addition.
172A-9* - March 8, 2011 - Approved an addition to the Yarmouth Island AFD (AFD-11-86-2-2010), the Jolly Pond Road addition.
141A-15 - March 22, 2011 - Amends and reordains Chapter 5, Cable Communications, by amending Article II, Definitions, Section 5-3, Definitions; Article III, Grant of Authority, Section 5-5, Interpretation of franchise terms; Section 5-6, Franchise applications; Article IV, Cable Communications Administrator and Citizens Committee, Section 5-7, Cable communications administrator’s power and responsibilities; by deleting Section 5-8, Cable communications committee’s powers and responsibilities; by amending Article V, Franchise Conditions, Section 5-9, Franchise terms; Section 5-12, Franchise renewal; Section 5-12.1, Forfeiture and termination; by deleting Section 5-13, Franchise fee; by amending Section 5-14, Insurance; bonds; indemnity; by amending Article VI, Subscriber Fees and Records, Section 5-16, Subscriber fees; Section 5-17, Books and records; Section 5-18, Privacy protection; by amending Article VII, System Operations, Section 5-19, Franchise territory; Section 5-20, System description and service; Section 5-23, Complaint procedure; by amending Article VIII, General Provisions, Section 5-27, Discriminatory practices prohibited; by deleting Section 5-29, Liquidated damages; and by amending Section 5-30, Obtaining or attempting to obtain cable communications service without payment; penalty.
141A-16*** - April 12, 2011 - Renews the Cox Communications of Hampton Roads, LLC, Franchise Certificate by ten years and three months, commencing April 12, 2011 and ending June 30, 2021.
55A-40 - April 26, 2011 - Amends and reordains Chapter 2, Administration, by amending Article II, Magisterial District, Election Districts and Election Precincts, Section 2-3, Designation and population of election districts; Section 2-4, Election precincts and polling places established; and Section 2-5, Election district boundaries.
66A-68 - June 14, 2011 - Amends and reordains Chapter 13, Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Article I, In General, by amending Section 13-7, Adoption of state law; and Article II, Driving Automobiles, Etc., While Intoxicated or Under the Influence of any Drug, by amending Section 13-28, Adoption of state law; generally.
* AFD Ordinances are not published in the Code Book.
** Ordinances vacating property, a plat, a boundary line or right-of-way are not published in the Code Book.
***This is a stand-alone ordinance and does not get published in the Code Book.