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State Water Resources Plan open for public comment


The draft Virginia Water Resources Plan, the Commonwealth’s first comprehensive effort to incorporate information from locally developed water supply plans, is available for public review and comment through May 8, 2015. The plan is a compilation of the information from local and regional plans and includes an analysis of how future water demand may affect key water uses. Among the main components of the plan are an extensive look at surface water and groundwater sources, and an assessment of the capacity of these sources to meet the projected demand to 2040. The draft plan is available at www.deq.virginia.gov on the home page or more directly at http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/WaterSupplyWaterQuantity/WaterSupplyPlanning/StateWaterPlan.aspx.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Northampton County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing at 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 27, 2015 in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, to receive public comment on the following ordinance:

AN ORDINANCE TO REPEAL AN ORDINANCE ENTITLED,

“AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE SEMI-ANNUAL
COLLECTION OF REAL ESTATE TAXES”

The purpose of this amendment is to repeal the implementation of the semi-annual collection of real estate taxes.

This proposed ordinance is available for review at the County Administrator's office, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, during normal business hours. Anyone interested in the above matter should attend the public hearing to express their views.

HANDICAPPED ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE: Call 757/678-0440


JOINT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS ON A PROPOSED CHANGE OF A BOUNDARY LINE BETWEEN THE COUNTY OF NORTHAMPTON AND THE TOWN OF CHERITON

All interested parties please take notice that Northampton County (the “County”) and the Town of Cheriton (the “Town”) have expressed their intent to adopt an amended agreement changing the present boundary line between the County and the Town. This joint notice of public hearings is published pursuant to Section 15.2-3107 of the Code of Virginia by the direction of the Board of Supervisors of Northampton County and the Town Council of Cheriton.

The new corporate limits of the Town of Cheriton are proposed to also incorporate the entirety of the following properties, the acreage shown being the portion of the parcels presently outside the said corporate limits of the Town of Cheriton:

Tax Map 84C3-A-31 currently owned by Canonie Atlantic Co. and consisting of 0.17 acre, more or less.

66 ft. railroad right-of-way which consists of 5.00 acres, more or less.

Total acreage affected by this amended boundary line adjustment is 5.17 acres, more or less.

A joint public hearing will be held by the Cheriton Town Council and the Northampton County Board of Supervisors on the proposed amended boundary adjustment on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, commencing at 7:00 p.m.

Copies of the proposed amended agreement and map showing the proposed boundary line adjustment are on file in the Office of the County Administrator, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, and the Cheriton Town Hall, 21314 North Bayside Road, Cheriton, Virginia, for inspection during normal business hours.

For handicapped assistance involving the County hearing or County facilities, please call 757-678-0440. For handicapped assistance involving the Town hearing or Town facilities, please call 757-331-8200.

THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY

THE TOWN COUNCIL
OF THE TOWN OF CHERITON

 


NOTICE OF JOINT PUBLIC HEARING

The Northampton County Planning Commission and the Northampton County Board of Supervisors will jointly hear public comments on the following revision to the Northampton County Code of Ordinances on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, commencing at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia:

Revise Section 159: Floodplain Management in the following areas:

(a) Provide a required statement on cumulative rise
(b) Modify the definition of “New Construction” to include a date of August 11, 1976 (the date of the first Flood Insurance Map issued to the County). This is a required correction which directly impacts flood insurance ratings.
(c) Addition of language relative to requirements of subdivision proposals
(d) Correct such other minor clerical and typographical errors as necessary

A copy of this document is on file in the Office of the County Administrator, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia 23347, during normal business hours.

Handicap Assistance Available: Call 757/678-0440.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Northampton County Board of Supervisors will conduct a joint public hearing with the Virginia Department of Transportation on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, commencing at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, on the Proposed Secondary Road Six Year Plan: 2016-2017 to 2020-2021 and Improvement Priorities for Fiscal Year 2015-2016 for Northampton County. Any interested citizen is invited to attend. Handicapped assistance available: please telephone (757) 678-0440 at least 48 hours in advance.


PUBLIC NOTICE

A regular meeting of the Ad-Hoc Emergency Care Committee will be held at 3:00 p.m. in the Main Conference Room (second floor) of the County Administration Building, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia, on the following date. The public is invited to attend.

May 28, 2015


Co-ed Kickball Tournament!

NCPR presents a co-ed kickball tournament Saturday June 6th, 2015 starting at 9 a.m. at Indiantown Park in Eastville. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places. For more information contact Northampton County Parks and Recreation at (757) 678-0468 or email them at parks@co.northampton.va.us.

Click here for an informational flyer!


PUBLIC NOTICE

The Northampton Planning Commission will be conducting its regular meeting on Tuesday, February 03, 2015 at 7 p.m. in the Northampton County Administration Board Chambers. There are no public hearings on the agenda.
The Northampton County Planning Commission will meet for its regularly scheduled work session on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 7pm in the Northampton County Administration Conference Room, 2nd Floor.



2014-15 Youth Basketball Schedule

Click Here for the 2014-15 youth basketball schedule.

 


PUBLIC NOTICE

A listing of the top 40 delinquent taxes, by year, is now a vailable for download. Information will be updated on a quarterly basis.

Delinquent Lists



 

Land Use Information and Application Links:

Code of Virginia - "Agricultural and Forestal District Act"

Adopted AFD Policy

Applications:

Application for the creation of or addition to agricultural/forestal districts.

Please note that §33.010 (Land Use Program) of the County Code was repealed on August 11, 2009.

 


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