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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Book an appointment online for permits and zoning

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Feb. 3, 2021 - Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, effective January 13, 2021 the City of Hampton has moved to an appointment-only scheduling system to access City Hall. You can now schedule a convenient appointment online by visiting https://go.o...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

New ordinance requires minimum green area for street frontage yards of residences

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Jan. 4, 2021 - Effective Dec. 9, a new city ordinance requires a minimum green area for street frontage yards of residential properties. The ordinance also requires both commercial and residential property owners to get a zoning permit before adding any i...

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Hampton fights flooding with Virginia’s first environmental impact bond

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Dec. 3, 2020 - Hampton has become the third municipality in the country to use an innovative form of financing to fund three major projects aimed at reducing flooding and pollution.

The city closed on Virginia’s first Environmental Impact Bond yesterday, a...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Hampton, Bay Foundation announce partnership for projects

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Dec. 19, 2018 - Hampton could be the first in Virginia to take on pioneering projects that reduce flooding and prevent pollution using environmental impact bonds, a funding tool leveraged through the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Quantified Ventures.

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Hampton 2040: Help kick off a major update to the city's Community Plan on Oct. 30

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Oct. 5, 2018 - Help kick off a major update to the city’s Community Plan. 

The new plan — Hampton 2040 — will be a road map for the city’s future, and we want your perspective to set the right course. What i...

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