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County Ordinances

Zoning Ordinance

The Current Zoning Ordinance establishes comprehensive zoning regulations for Nelson County and provides for the administration, enforcement, and amendment thereof, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 22, Code of Virginia, (1950) as amended.

Current Nelson Co. Zoning Ord. Eff 060107 Amend 10-14-2014
Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Ordinance Interpretations

Subdivision Ordinance

The purpose of the Current Subdivision Ordinance is to establish certain standards and procedures for land subdivision and development in Nelson County, Virginia, as authorized under Title 15.1, Chapter 11, Article 7 of the Code of Virginia, 1950 as amended.

The provisions of this Ordinance are to promote orderly growth, public health, safety, convenience, comfort, prosperity, and general welfare of the community. More specifically, the purposes of these standards and procedures are to facilitate the changes that occur as Nelson County becomes less rural in character as a result of development for residential, business, or industrial purposes, and also to make possible the provision of public services in a safe, adequate and efficient manner.

Current Nelson County Subdivision Ordinance Amended 03-12-2013
Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Ordinance Interpretations

 


Contact Information

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Physical Address
80 Front Street
Lovingston, VA 22949
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 558
Lovingston, VA 22949
Contact
Stormy Hopkins | Secretary
434-263-7090
Tim Padalino | Director
434-263-7091
Grant Massie | Planning & Zoning Specialist
434-263-7098
fax: 434-263-7086