Neighborhood Commission

Working closely with Community Development, the Neighborhood Commission provides leadership, policy guidance, support and a voice for Hampton neighborhoods. The Neighborhood Commission does this by advocating for the City of Hampton’s Registered Neighborhood Organizations and overseeing the distribution of Neighborhood Grants. To find out where your neighborhood is located in Hampton, please view our neighborhood district map


Members of the commission serve four-year terms, except for city and at-large representatives who serve two-year terms.


  • Second Monday of each month at 5 p.m.
  • Ruppert L. Sargent Building, 1 Franklin St., Suite 600, Hampton, VA 23669

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.

Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas and Minutes


Apply to be on the Neighborhood Commission. Neighborhood representatives go through a neighborhood-based nominating process prior to names being forwarded to the Neighborhood Commission and City Council. 

Registered Neighborhood Organizations

The primary purpose of the registration program is to identify and develop relationships with key organizations and networks that make up the Hampton Community. Only Registered Neighborhood Organizations are eligible to apply for neighborhood funding or grants. Registered Neighborhood Organizations are required to update their contact information annually.

Fill out the following form, to register your neighborhood organization.


In 2015, then-Chairman-Elect Steve Edwards explains how the Neighborhood Commission helps to build pride and excitement in our community.