Appomattox County, VA
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of Appomattox County 3-10-2014.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
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Editor’s Note: This ordinance also provided for the repeal of former Ch. 19.6, Zoning, adopted 8-22-1988 (Ch. 170 of the 1993 Code), as amended.
Article I Administration

§ 19.6-1 Title.

§ 19.6-2 Purpose.

§ 19.6-3 Matters considered.

§ 19.6-4 Authority.

§ 19.6-5 Territorial application.

§ 19.6-6 General application.

§ 19.6-7 Compliance required.

§ 19.6-8 General prohibitions.

§ 19.6-9 Conflicts with other rules and regulations.

§ 19.6-10 Exemptions.

§ 19.6-11 Word usage.

§ 19.6-12 Definitions.

§ 19.6-13 Relationship to private agreements.

§ 19.6-14 Zoning of annexed land.

§ 19.6-15 Effect of chapter on existing plans, permits, and lots.

§ 19.6-16 Effect of chapter on existing districts.

§ 19.6-17 Calculation of density.

§ 19.6-18 Multiple dwellings on single lot.

§ 19.6-19 Access to structures.

§ 19.6-20 Schedule of fees.

§ 19.6-21 Provisions are minimum requirements.

§ 19.6-22 Uses not specified are not permitted.

§ 19.6-23 Interpretation of terms and definitions.

§ 19.6-24 Zoning Map and district boundaries.

§ 19.6-25 Methods of measuring lots, yards, and related terms.

§ 19.6-26 Lots and yards.

§ 19.6-27 Use of multiple lots to satisfy zoning requirements.

§ 19.6-28 Zoning districts established.

Article II General Administrative Procedures

§ 19.6-29 Who may apply.

§ 19.6-30 Administration and enforcement.

§ 19.6-31 Building permit required.

§ 19.6-32 Zoning permit.

§ 19.6-33 Zoning complaints/violations.

§ 19.6-34 Violations and penalties.

§ 19.6-35 Severability.

Article III Board of Zoning Appeals and Procedures

§ 19.6-36 Joint Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA).

§ 19.6-37 Proceedings.

§ 19.6-38 Powers and duties.

§ 19.6-39 Appeals to the BZA.

§ 19.6-40 Appeals of the BZA to the Circuit Court.

§ 19.6-41 Authority to grant administrative variances.

Article IV Conditional Uses

§ 19.6-42 Definition and initiation.

§ 19.6-43 Application.

§ 19.6-44 Authority to impose conditions.

§ 19.6-45 Procedure for review of application.

§ 19.6-46 Conditions and restrictions.

§ 19.6-47 Time limitations; validity.

§ 19.6-48 Special project reviews (2232 review).

Article V Amendments

§ 19.6-49 Amendment to or repeal of regulations or map.

§ 19.6-50 Planning Commission study and action.

§ 19.6-51 Board of Supervisors study and action.

§ 19.6-52 Posting of property.

§ 19.6-53 Conditional zoning, generally.

§ 19.6-54 Enforcement of conditions.

§ 19.6-55 Record of conditions.

§ 19.6-56 Review of Zoning Administrator's decisions.

§ 19.6-57 Amendments and variations of conditions.

Article VI Nonconforming Uses and Structures

§ 19.6-58 Purpose.

§ 19.6-59 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 19.6-60 Nonconforming uses of land.

§ 19.6-61 Establishment of vested rights.

§ 19.6-62 Nonconforming status runs with the land and/or structure.

§ 19.6-63 Use or structure established illegally.

§ 19.6-64 Nonconforming mobile or manufactured home removal.

§ 19.6-65 Nonconformities: repairs and maintenance.

§ 19.6-66 Uses existing prior to the adoption of this chapter.

Article VII District Regulations

§ 19.6-67 A-1 Agricultural District.

§ 19.6-68 R-1 Low-Density Residential District.

§ 19.6-69 R-2 Medium-Density Residential District.

§ 19.6-70 R-3 High-Density Multifamily Residential District.

§ 19.6-71 V-1 Village Center District.

§ 19.6-72 B-1 General Commercial District.

§ 19.6-72.1 B-2 Limited Commercial District.

§ 19.6-73 M-1 Industrial District.

§ 19.6-74 IP Planned Industrial District.

§ 19.6-75 H-1 Historic Overlay District.

§ 19.6-76 FPO Floodplain Overlay District.

§ 19.6-76.1 Purpose.

§ 19.6-76.2 Applicability.

§ 19.6-76.3 Disclaimer of liability.

§ 19.6-76.4 Basis of floodplain districts.

§ 19.6-76.5 Establishment of floodplain districts.

§ 19.6-76.6 Allowable activities.

§ 19.6-76.7 General requirements.

§ 19.6-76.8 Existing structures.

§ 19.6-76.9 Variances as applied to the Floodplain Overlay District.

Article VIII Additional Regulations

§ 19.6-77 Convenience stores.

§ 19.6-78 Gasoline stations.

§ 19.6-79 Swimming pools.

§ 19.6-80 Accessory uses.

§ 19.6-81 Outdoor shooting ranges.

§ 19.6-82 Campgrounds.

§ 19.6-83 Home occupations, Type I and Type II.

§ 19.6-84 Mobile home parks.

§ 19.6-85 Domestic chickens.

§ 19.6-86 Recreational vehicles.

§ 19.6-87 Townhomes/multifamily dwellings.

§ 19.6-87.1 Manufactured homes.

§ 19.6-88 Signs.

§ 19.6-88.1 Intent.

§ 19.6-88.2 Sign permit requirement.

§ 19.6-88.3 Sign permit procedure.

§ 19.6-88.4 General requirements.

§ 19.6-88.5 Sign area calculation.

§ 19.6-88.6 Exempt signs.

§ 19.6-88.7 Temporary signs.

§ 19.6-88.8 Prohibited signs.

§ 19.6-88.9 Nonconforming signs.

§ 19.6-88.10 Abandoned signs.

§ 19.6-88.11 Signs in A-1, R-1, R-2 and R-3 Districts.

§ 19.6-88.12 Signs in B-1, V-1, M-1, IP and H-1 Districts.

§ 19.6-88.13 Off-premises signs.

§ 19.6-89 Site development plans.

§ 19.6-89.1 Plan required.

§ 19.6-89.2 Information required.

§ 19.6-89.3 Traffic impact analysis.

§ 19.6-89.4 Format of plans.

§ 19.6-89.5 Administrative procedures and requirements.

§ 19.6-90 Off-street parking, stacking and loading.

§ 19.6-90.1 Purpose.

§ 19.6-90.2 General regulations for parking.

§ 19.6-90.3 Requirements for disabled parking spaces.

§ 19.6-90.4 Permitted locations.

§ 19.6-90.5 Access.

§ 19.6-90.6 Parking space dimensions.

§ 19.6-90.7 General criteria for determining number of parking spaces.

§ 19.6-90.8 Minimum parking spaces required.

§ 19.6-90.9 Stacking and drive-through facility requirements.

§ 19.6-90.10 Off-street loading requirements.

§ 19.6-90.11 Minimum off-street loading spaces required.

§ 19.6-90.12 Maximum parking limitation.

§ 19.6-91 Landscape regulations.

§ 19.6-91.1 Intent.

§ 19.6-91.2 Applicability.

§ 19.6-91.3 General requirements.

§ 19.6-91.4 Landscaping plan required.

§ 19.6-91.5 Parking area landscaping.

§ 19.6-91.6 Foundation plantings.

§ 19.6-91.7 Utility screening.

§ 19.6-91.8 Buffering.

§ 19.6-91.9 Installation guidelines.

§ 19.6-91.10 Maintenance.

§ 19.6-91.11 Alternative landscape plan.

§ 19.6-92 Wireless communications facilities.

§ 19.6-92.1 Intent.

§ 19.6-92.2 Requirements for submittal.

§ 19.6-92.3 Permitted uses.

§ 19.6-92.4 Conditional uses.

§ 19.6-92.5 Additional requirements for conditional use permit submittals.

§ 19.6-92.6 Prohibited uses.

§ 19.6-92.7 Setbacks.

§ 19.6-92.8 Signage, lighting, and fencing.

§ 19.6-92.9 Accommodation of future co-location uses.

§ 19.6-92.10 Removal of abandoned facilities and towers.

§ 19.6-92.11 Review fees.

§ 19.6-92.12 Appomattox County Public Safety Communications System.

§ 19.6-93 Special public interest overlay districts, generally.

§ 19.6-93.0 Intent.

§ 19.6-93.1 General standards.

§ 19.6-93.2 Creation of special public interest overlay districts.

§ 19.6-93.3 Waivers.

§ 19.6-93.4 Mapping of special interest districts.

§ 19.6-94 Additional regulations for intensive farming facility.

§ 19.6-94.1 Area requirements.

§ 19.6-94.2 Minimum setbacks.

§ 19.6-94.3 Nutrient management plan.

§ 19.6-95 Wind energy systems.

§ 19.6-95.1 Purpose.

§ 19.6-95.2 Applicability.

§ 19.6-95.3 Use of third-party consultant.

§ 19.6-95.4 Site plan required.

§ 19.6-95.5 Uses permitted by administrative review.

§ 19.6-95.6 Uses permitted by conditional use permit.

§ 19.6-95.7 Removal, maintenance, and safety.

§ 19.6-96 Planned unit development (PUD).

§ 19.6-96.1 Purpose.

§ 19.6-96.2 Conditional use permit required.

§ 19.6-96.3 Permitted uses.

§ 19.6-96.4 Site development regulations.

§ 19.6-96.5 Revisions to master plan.