Essex County Virginia

Notice of Public Hearing Board of Supervisors of Essex County, Virginia

Posted on 07/22/2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF ESSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA

 

PROPOSED ORDINANCE #21-04

FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Essex County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Essex County School Board Office Meeting Room located at 109 Cross Street, Tappahannock, VA  22560.

The purpose of the public hearing will be to receive public comment on the proposed Floodplain Management Ordinance, as required by the Dam Safety and Floodplain Management Division at the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation.

The proposed ordinance is amending Ordinance #15-03, The Zoning Ordinance of Essex County, Virginia, by Establishing Floodplain Districts, by requiring the Issuance of Permits for Development and by providing factors and conditions for variances to the terms of the ordinances, which was adopted by the Essex County Board of Supervisors on April 14, 2015.

All interested persons are encouraged to attend and shall be given an opportunity to present their views.  A copy of the proposed ordinance, the FEMA Region III Ordinance Review Checklist (VA) and any other related materials are available by request of the office of the Essex County Building & Zoning Office by contacting either 804-443-3244 or 804-443-3256.

Published by Michael Lombardo, Clerk

Essex County Board of Supervisors