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Public Hearing – Amend Code – Chapter 4 – Buildings, Article II – Building Code, Division 4 – Unsafe Buidlings and Structures

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
TO AMEND THE CODE OF NELSON COUNTY, VIRGINIA
CHAPTER 4 – BUILDINGS, ARTICLE II – BUILDING CODE, DIVISION 4 -NELSON COUNTY UNSAFE BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES

Pursuant to §15.2-1427 and §15.2-906 of the Code of Virginia 1950 as amended, the Nelson County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on February 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. or as soon as possible thereafter, in the General District Courtroom in the Courthouse in Lovingston, Virginia. The purpose of said public hearing is to receive public input on an Ordinance proposed for passage to enact Chapter 4, Article II, Division IV, Nelson County Unsafe Buildings and Structures. The proposed Ordinance includes: definitions, provisions for the instances where the Building Official may order the removal, repair, or securing of buildings, walls, or structures determined to endanger the public health or safety of other county residents, provisions for the authority of the County or its agent(s) to remove, repair, or secure any building, wall, or structure and to recover the cost thereof, provisions for written consent of property owners to authorize the County or its agent(s) to demolish or remove a derelict nonresidential structure, and civil penalties for owner’s non-compliance with Notices.

The full text of the proposed Ordinance is available for public inspection in the Office of the County Administrator, 84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston VA 22949 or via the following link:

Ordinance O2014-01 Nelson County Unsafe Buildings Ordinance

BY AUTHORITY OF THE NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS