City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Zoning Text
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: Z15-04
Ordinance To Amend And Re-Enact
Chapter 2.1 Of The Zoning Ordinance Of The City Of Hampton, Virginia Entitled
Definitions By Amending Section 2.1-2 Pertaining To Definitions.
Whereas, the public necessity, convenience, general welfare
and good zoning practice so require;
BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia that chapter 2.1 of the
Zoning Ordinance of the City of Hampton, Virginia, be amended and re-enacted as
CHAPTER 2.1 DEFINITIONS
Sec. 2.1-2. Definitions.
Detention facility. Any governmental facility which houses persons who
have been arrested, charged or convicted of a crime, including but not limited
to jails and juvenile detention facilities, but not including prisons or
correctional facilities operated by state or federal government.
An individual living alone in a dwelling unit; or
Any of the following groups of persons living together and sharing
living areas in a single dwelling unit:
Two (2) or more persons related by blood, marriage, adoption or approved
A group of not more than four (4) persons (including servants) who need
not be related by blood, marriage, adoption or approved foster care;
Day Care 1;
Group Home 1; or
A group of not more than two (2) adults who need not be related by blood
or marriage, and the children of each of the two (2) adults.
Juvenile residence. A residential facility for juveniles which houses
five (5) or more residents, but which does not include orphanages, shelters,
detention facilities, group homes or halfway houses, as defined in this
the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held
on March 25, 2015.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
George E. Wallace, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass, CMC
Clerk of the Council