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. 4
Contains all Ordinances adopted by the Board between August 1, 1999 through February 29, 2000
183A-2 - August 17, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 23, Chesapeake Bay Preservation, by adding Section 23-18, Violations, penalties.
55A-26 - October 12, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 2, Administration, by amending Article IV, Officers and Employees, Division 1, Generally, by adding Section 2-15.1, Authority to obtain criminal history record information for employees, etc.
55A-27 - October 12, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 2, Administration, by amending Article IV, Officers and Employees, Division 2, Specific Officers, by adding Section 2-16.5, Auxiliary police force.
107A-31 - October 26, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 20, Taxation, by amending Article I, In General, by adding Section 20-4.1, Abatement of levies on buildings razed, destroyed or damaged by natural or accidental events.
72A-4 - November 9, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 14, Outdoor Gatherings, by amending Section 14-2, Definition; Section 14-3, Permit required; Section 14-5, Action on applications; Section 14-6, Conditions precedent to granting of permit; Plans, statements, approvals, etc., to accompany application for permit; Section 14-7, Applicant may be required to meet additional conditions; and Section 14-9, Revocation of permit.
163A-2 * - November 23, 1999 - Approves an addition to the Wright's Island AFD (AFD-1-94), the Queijo addition.
16A-23 - December 1, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 12, Licenses, by amending Article II, Specific Businesses and Activities, Section 12-21, Rates of license taxes and fees; and Section 12-28, Alcoholic beverages.
55A-28 - December 1, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 2, Administration, by amending Article IV, Officers and Employees, Division 2, Specific Officers, by adding Section 2-16.6, Employment of off-duty police officers and deputy sheriffs.
31A-201 - December 1, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 24, Zoning, by amending Article I, In General, Section 24-10, Public hearing required Section 24-11, Special use permit requirements for certain commercial uses; Exemptions; Section 24-13, Amendment of chapter; and by adding Section 24-23, Submittal requirements.
30A-27 - December 15, 1999 -
Amends and reordains Chapter 19, Subdivisions, by amending Article I, General Provisions, Section 19-2, Definitions; Section 19-4, Penalties; Section 19-5, Administration and enforcement of chapter; by amending and renaming Section 19-9, Final plan - by whom prepared, to Plan and plat preparation - by whom prepared; by amending Section 19-14, Private streets declaration; Section 19-15, Fees; Section 19-17, Special provisions for family subdivisions; and Section 1918, Exceptions; by amending Article II, Procedures and Documents to be Filed, Section 19-20, Master plan; Section 19-21, Classification of subdivisions; Section 19-22, Procedures for review of minor subdivisions, townhouse or condominium subdivisions; Section 19-23, Procedure for preliminary plan review for major subdivisions; Section 19-24, Procedure for preliminary plan review for major subdivisions of fewer than fifty lots; by amending and renaming Section 19-25, Effect of approval of preliminary plat, to Effect of approval of preliminary plan; by amending Section 19-27, Preliminary plan - submittal requirements; Section 19-28, Preliminary plan - townhouse and condominium subdivisions; Section 19-29, Final plan - submittal requirements; and Section 19-30, Procedure for approval of final plan; by amending Article III, Requirements for Design and Minimum Improvements, Section 19-32, Land must be suitable Section 19-33, Location of utilities; Section 19-34, Locations and specifications for monuments; Section 19-35, Lot corner monuments; Section 19-36, Monuments - General requirements; Section 19-37, Easements; Section 19-38, Lot size; Section 19-39, Lot arrangements, design and shape; Section 19-40, Lot location; Section 19-42, Lot remnants; Section 19-47, Block width; Section 19-48, Street alignment and layout; Section 19-49, Street construction standards; Section 19-50, Street drainage; by amending Section 19-52, Cul-de-sac streets; Section 19-54, Street and subdivision names; Section 19-55, Street signs; Section 19-60, Individual sewer; Section 19-62, Inspection of public water and sewer system; Section 19-64, Streetlights; Section 19-67, Dedication and reservation of land for public purposes; by adding to Article III, new Section 19-68, Establishment of homeowners association; Section 19-69, Entrance feature review; Section 19-70, Stormwater management feature review; Section 19-71, Shared driveway requirements for minor
subdivisions; by adding Appendix A, as referenced in Section 19-33, Location of utilities; by amending Article IV, Performance Assurances, by amending and renumbering; Installation of improvements and bonding, with new number 19-72.
31A-202 - December 21, 1999 - Amends and reordains Chapter 24, Zoning, by amending Article V, Districts, Division 8, Rural Residential District, R-8, Section 24-348, Permitted uses; Section 24-349, Uses permitted by Special use permit only; Section 24-350, Area requirements; and Section 24-351, Setback requirements; by adding Section 24-357, BMP requirements; and Section 24-358, Buffer requirements.
55A-29 - February 8, 2000 - Amends and reordains Chapter 2, Administration, by amending Article IV, Officers and Employees, Division 1, Generally, by adding Section 2-11.1, Disclosures of financial interest.
*AFD Ordinances are not printed in the Code Book.