Board of Zoning Appeals

Northampton County Board of Zoning Appeals

The Northampton County Board of Zoning Appeals is a 5 member board appointed by the Virginia Circuit Court Judge. Each member serves a 5-year term.

The Board of Zoning Appeals is responsible for interpreting the provisions of the Zoning Code when necessary and for hearing and deciding upon appeals regarding the administration of the Zoning Code. The Board also reviews and makes decisions on requests for special exceptions ( see Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act )as specified by the Zoning Code and has the authority to hear and decide applications for variances from the terms of the Zoning Code.

Board of Zoning Appeals:

Meetings are open to the public and are held on the first Tuesday of each month at a time to be announced unless there is no case to be reviewed or due to a holiday conflict. Additional meetings are held as needed. Call to confirm. Board members are appointed by the Judge of the Circuit Court for Northampton County according to Virginia State Code 15.430.



Public Notice

Current Meeting Minutes are being posted to the Northampton County Board Docs Website:
Board Docs



Susan C. Henderson, Chairperson
9097 Henderson Road
Machipongo, VA 23405
District 4

Douglas J. Coburn, Vice-Chair
P.O. Box 185
Eastville, VA 23347
District 4

Eugene H. Bannister
P.O. Box 327
Exmore, VA 23350
District 3

Kevin K. Kellam
P.O. Box 217
Franktown, VA 23354
District 4

Bonnie Nottingham
28184 Nottingham Ridge Lane
Cape Charles VA 23310 
District 1