Neighborhood Development Services

On October 3, 2022, only NDS Customers may enter the Market Street entrance between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM. All other customers need to enter City Hall through the Downtown Mall entrance. 

On November 15, 2021, the Charlottesville City Council unanimously voted to adopt the 2021 Comprehensive Plan update.  The Document can be accessed here.

Welcome to Neighborhood Development Services. Our department contains Planning, Zoning, Building Permitting and inspections, and Property Maintenance.

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    Draft Inclusionary Zoning Analysis Available; Comment Period Extended

    The City has started the process of updating the Zoning Ordinance, the first major action to implement the newly adopted Comprehensive Plan and Affordable Housing Strategy. Read on...
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    Draft Report Available and Upcoming Open House for Zoning Rewrite

    The City has started the process of updating the Zoning Ordinance, and will host an open house event to gather input on the proposed zoning approach. Read on...
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    Cville Plans Together Begins Zoning Ordinance Rewrite

    The City has started the process of updating the Zoning Ordinance, the first major action to implement the newly adopted Comprehensive Plan and Affordable Housing Strategy. Read on...
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