Planning Commission

Makes recommendations to City Council on the city's community plan, the zoning ordinance and land use requests based on the Community Plan.
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  1. Commission approves zoning changes for medical cannabis oil facility

    Aug 16, 2018 - Hampton's Planning Commission Thursday approved adding the definition of "pharmaceutical processor" to the zoning ordinance. Minutes later, they approved changing the city's zoning ordinance to allow for the production of cannabis oil. Read on...
  1. Planning Commission meeting for Jan. 18, 2018, canceled; no items on agenda

    Jan. 17, 2018 - The regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Jan. 18, 2018, had no public hearing items on the agenda and has been canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for Feb. 15, 2018. Read on...
  1. Planning Commission votes 3-3 on rezoning for vehicle storage lot

    Nov. 17, 2017 - The Hampton Planning Commission voted 3-3 Thursday on a rezoning application that would allow a new vehicle storage lot to be built at 56 Butler Farm Road between Magruder Boulevard and Armistead Avenue.

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The commission is composed of the City Manager, a representative from City Council, and five appointed members serving four-year terms. View list.  Apply to be a member of the Planning Commission.

Application Forms

Access land use application forms heard by the Planning Commission.

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Find by-laws and public hearing comment rules here.