City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Zoning Text
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: Z14-06
Ordinance to amend and re-enact
Chapter 3.2 of the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Hampton, Virginia entitled
R-22 DistrictOne Family Residence District by amending section 3.2-2 - Uses
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 3.2 of the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Hampton, Virginia, be
amended and re-enacted as follows:
CHAPTER 3.2 -
R-22 DISTRICTONE FAMILY RESIDENCE DISTRICT
Sec. 3.2-1. -
The purpose of the
R-22, One Family Residence District is to provide the opportunity for the
development of quality housing products at a low density that protects
environmentally sensitive areas. The larger lot areas required in the R-22
District reduce the overall density of development, thereby reducing potential
hazards and minimizing negative impacts in those areas where the infrastructure
was not designed for moderate or high density development.
Sec. 3.2-2. -
Uses permitted; R-22 District.
Uses shall be permitted
as set forth in Chapter 2 - Uses Permitted.
Sec. 3.2-3. -
Height regulations; R-22 District.
No building in an
R-22 District shall exceed thirty-five (35) feet in height; provided that the
height limit for any building may be increased to not more than forty-five (45)
feet when side yards of not less than twenty-five (25) feet each are provided.
the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held
on January 8, 2014.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
George E. Wallace, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass, CMC
Clerk of the Council