Legislation # 05-0682 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 11/9/2005
Title Resolution (a) finding that the Hampton Coliseum Mall area of the City of Hampton is deteriorating and may be eligible for conservation; (b) directing the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority (the “Authority”) to investigate such area and prepare a conservation plan; and (c) scheduling a public hearing to consider adoption of the conservation plan prepared by the Authority.
 
Legislation History 05-0682
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
11/9/2005 Approved Items 1, 2 and 11 through 16 on the Consent Agenda.
10/30/2005 Received By Clerk's Office
 
View Attachments 05-0682
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Coliseum Conservation Background Summary.doc Exhibit 95K Why Adopt a Conservation Plan
Coliseum Conservation Road Map.doc Exhibit 96K Road Map to the Adoption of a Conservation Plan
 
Legislation Text 05-0682

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 05-0682

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution (a) finding that the Hampton Coliseum Mall area of the City of Hampton is deteriorating and may be eligible for conservation; (b) directing the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority (the Authority) to investigate such area and prepare a conservation plan; and (c) scheduling a public hearing to consider adoption of the conservation plan prepared by the Authority.

 

RESOLUTION FINDING DETERIORATION IN A CERTAIN PORTION OF THE CITY OF HAMPTON; REQUESTING THAT THE HAMPTON REDEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING AUTHORITY INVESTIGATE SUCH AREA AND PREPARE A CONSERVATION PLAN FOR THE SAME; AND AUTHORIZING A PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER THE ADOPTION OF SUCH CONSERVATION PLAN

 

 

WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia is aware of and concerned with the worsening physical conditions existing in that section of the City known as the Hampton Coliseum Mall area;

WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia requests that the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority investigate such area and prepare a conservation plan; and.

WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia proposes to schedule a public hearing regarding the adoption of such conservation plan pursuant to Chapter1, Title 36 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended (the Virginia Code).

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Hampton that:

Section 1. It appears to the Council of the City of Hampton that a certain portion of the City of Hampton is deteriorating and may be eligible for conservation under Virginia Code 36-48.1, et seq., such area being generally described as follows:

That certain section of the City of Hampton bounded on the west by Coliseum Drive; on the north by Cunningham Drive; on the east by Interstate 64; and on the south by West Mercury Boulevard;

 

Section 2. The Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority is hereby requested to investigate the area of the City described above and its immediate environs and, if such investigation indicates that the conservation of any blighted, deteriorated or deteriorating area is feasible, to delineate such area and prepare a conservation plan for the conservation thereof; and in the investigation of such area and the preparation of any plan for the conservation of any portion or all of such areas, to work closely with the Hampton Planning Department.

Section 3. The Clerk of the City Council is authorized and directed to schedule and provide proper legal notice for a public hearing to be held on January 11, 2006 on an ordinance adopting the conservation plan prepared by the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority. The public hearing shall be advertised once with publication occurring not less than 30 days before January 11, 2006.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on November 9, 2005.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council