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<br />At a speoial meeting of the Board <br />of Supervisors of Chesterfield <br />County, held at the Courthouse o~u <br />}~rch 4, 1942, at 8:00 o'clock p.r. <br /> <br />I <br />! <br />I <br />i <br />, <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />VIRGINIA: <br /> <br />Present: <br /> <br />H. L Chalkley, <br />p.1;i. .Covillgton <br />H.T. Goyne <br />Vi.A. Horner <br />J. G. Hening <br /> <br />Absent: T. D.Watkins <br /> <br />Chairman <br /> <br />i <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />i <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />The Executive Secretary reported that several days ago the Chairman of the ! <br />Zoning Commission, Commonwealth's Attorrey, and the Executive Seoretary were 'I <br />requested to meet at the office of the State Planning Board with representatives <br />of Henrico County, City of RiChmond, State and Federal Offices of the Federal <br />Housing Administration, RiobmoDd Housing Authority, and the State Planning I <br />Board, in 'the oftioe of the State Planning Board, Richmond, Virginig. Mr. <br />Pomeroy stated that it was really just a matter of a short time before this ' <br />area would be considered a defense area, and as such would require considerable <br />additional housing fac Uities, and from the various groups represented the <br />opinion came that the government hoped to provide the necessary housing by the <br />aid of private developers rather than a Federal Housing Project, but that in <br />order to do so certain restriotions and sanitation facilities would have to be <br />worked out for this area in order that F.H.A. cculd approve a SUbdivision. <br /> <br />There appeared before tpe Board Mr. E.5. Swineford and Mr.X.A.Swineford, <br />requesting an outlet road for inhabitants at Drewry's Bluff to replace those <br />olosed by the government at the Riohmond Gene~al Depot, who were informed that <br />a preliminary survey ,had' been made and tha t the final survey was being made, <br />afilier whi oh some ac t ion wou ld be ta ken. <br /> <br />The Comnonwealth's Attorney reported that he had drafted a tentative ordinance <br />and he presented same to the Board as follows: <br /> <br />.\ <br /> <br />.AN ORDmANCE <br /> <br />Es~ablishing zoning distriots and zones in the County of <br />Chesterfield, Virginia, and regulating the use of lands, <br />therein; providing for the enforcement of said regulations <br />and compliance with ter.ms of said ordinanoe; providing <br />for issuanoe of pennits for the construction, oonversion, <br />erection, or placement of buildings in said zoning districts; <br />providing a method whereby violation of this ordinance may be <br />enjoined and providing a penalty for violation of the ter.ms <br />of this ordinance. <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />! <br />i <br />i <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />i <br />I <br />i <br />Section 1. That the County' of Chesterfield be, and it hereby is, divided into I <br />zones or districts, to be known as A and B. Residence and Agrioultural Districts I <br />and Non-residence zones or distriots, to be ~own as Local Business Districts, ! <br />General Business Districts, Light Industrial Districts, Heavy Industrial Districtjs, <br />as shown on the map prepared by the Chesterfield County Zoning aommission. I <br /> <br />. I <br />I <br /> <br />Under and by virtue of the authority conferred upon the Board <br />of Supervisors of Chesterfield County, Virginia, by an Act <br />of theGeneral ASsembly of Virginia. of 1927, thisBoard of <br />Supervisors having carefully considered the matter, doth <br />ordain as follows; <br /> <br />Section 2. In any Residence District no dwelling or group of dwellings shall <br />hereat.ter be erected or altered to provide less than 15,000 square feet of lot <br />area and not less than 75 feet of lot width at its front for each dwelling, <br />provided, however, this shall not apply where the ownership of any lot makes <br />it impractical to have an araa and a width as provided above and which lot <br />shall have been plotted and duly recorded in a plat or deed prior to the passage <br />of this ordinance. 'And provided further, that in any community, section, <br />subdivision, lot, piece or parcel of land where a public or community water supp <br />or sewer is available to and used in connection with s.l ch a lot, piece or parcel <br />of land no building shall be erected on a lot having a square foot area of less <br />than 9,000 feet and a width of less than 60 feet at its front. And provided <br />further ,on any lot, piece or parce 1 of land where there is prov1QQd a publiv <br />or oommuni ty V'fflater supply and a public sewer, no building shall be erected on 1 <br />any lot, piece or parcel of land with the lot square area of less than 7,000 fee <br />and a lot width of less than 50 feet at its front. All such lotw or plots <br />shall front on or have ingress and egress, by means of a public right of way. <br />I <br /> <br />Seotion 3. In any Re~idential, Business or Industrial District where anyone <br />family dwelling, duplex, double dwelling, multiple dwelling, apartment house, <br />bungalow,~ourt or any other single or multiple family use of a lot or plot, <br />