City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Zoning Text
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: Z14-27
Ordinance To Amend And Re-enact
Chapter 18.1 Of The Zoning Ordinance Of The City of Hampton, Virginia Entitled
Signs By Amending Section 18.1-6(2) Pertaining To Menu Boards.
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 18.1 of the Zoning Ordinance of the City of
Hampton, Virginia, be amended and re-enacted as follows:
CHAPTER 18.1 - SIGNS
Sec. 18.1-1. -
Statement of purpose.
Sec. 18.1-6. -
In the following
special situations, signs may be provided in addition to other permitted signs
and shall not be subject to the requirements of the Table of Basic Design Elements,
except as described below:
(1) Business/shopping centers.
(2) Menu boards. In addition to other permitted
signs, businesses may have two (2) menu boards per drive-through lane, provided
that the following provisions are met:
(a) The area of the menu board does not exceed
sixteen (16) square feet when located in a front yard or a side yard and
twenty-four (24) square feet when located in a rear yard.
(b) The maximum height is six (6) feet for a
freestanding sign and is in accordance with the Table of Basic Design Elements
for wall signs.
(3) Non-commercial signs.
the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held
on March 12, 2014.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
George E. Wallace, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass, CMC
Clerk of the Council