Wetlands Board

Regular Meetings

  • Second Wednesday of every month at 5 p.m.
  • 101 Mounts Bay Road, Building F
    Williamsburg, VA 23185

About the Board

Members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors for five-year terms. Its members also serve on the Chesapeake Bay Board. The Board is responsible for ensuring responsible development and conservation of designated tidal wetland areas within the County. Citizens interested in serving on a County Board or Commission can call 757-253-6609 for information, or fill out the Application to Serve.

Meeting Broadcasts

Wetlands Board meetings stream live online are broadcast live on Cox Cable channels 88 and 48 in James City County and the City of Williamsburg. The meetings also rebroadcast on channels 86 and 46 on Tuesdays. Rebroadcasts are at 8 a.m., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Past meetings are available on demand.

Agendas & Minutes

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Public Hearing Notices

Members

  • Scott Maye, Chair
    Term Expires: Feb. 28, 2027
    District: Powhatan
  • Charles Roadley
    Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2028
    District: Stonehouse
  • Larry T. Waltrip
    Term Expires: Feb. 28, 2026
    District: Berkeley


  • Michael O'Brien, Vice Chair
    Term Expires: March 31, 2027
    District: Powhatan
  • Leslie Bowie
    Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2028
    District: Jamestown

Application Deadlines

Meeting Date Application Deadline Payment Deadline Advertisement Displayed
Jan. 10, 2024 Nov. 29, 2023 Dec. 21, 2023 Dec. 27, 2023 & Jan. 3, 2024
Feb. 14, 2024 Jan. 3, 2024 Jan. 25, 2024 Jan. 31 & Feb. 7, 2024
March 13, 2024 Jan. 31, 2024 Feb. 22, 2024 Feb. 28 & March 6, 2024
April 10, 2024 Feb. 28, 2024 March 21, 2024 March 27 & April 1, 2024
May 8, 2024 March 27, 2024 April 18, 2024 April 24 & May 1, 2024
June 12, 2024 May 1, 2024 May 23, 2024 May 29 & June 5, 2024
July 10, 2024  May 29, 2024 June 20, 2024 June 26 & July 3, 2024
Aug. 14, 2024 July 3, 2024 July 25, 2024 July 31 & Aug. 7, 2024
Sept. 11, 2024 July 31, 2024 Aug. 22, 2024 Aug. 28 & Sept. 4, 2024
Oct. 9, 2024 Aug. 28, 2024 Sept. 19, 2024 Sept. 25 & Oct. 2, 2024
Nov. 14, 2024 Oct. 2, 2024 Oct. 24, 2024 Oct. 30 & Nov. 6, 2024
Dec. 11, 2024 Oct. 30, 2024 Nov. 21, 2024 Nov. 27 & Dec. 4, 2024
Jan. 8, 2025 Nov. 27, 2024 Dec. 19, 2024 Nov. 27, 2024 & Jan. 1, 2025