Details for No Wake Ordinance


Notice is hereby given pursuant to Chapter 11, 15.22204 of the Code of Virginia as amended and the Northumberland County Emergency Ordinance addressing Continuity of Government during the Coronavirus
(Covid-19) Pandemic, that the Northumberland County
Planning Commission will hold a telephonic public
hearing on February 18, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in order
to consider the following:
1) The addition of a chapter to the Northumberland
County Ordinance, Part II: General Legislation, listed
as the No Wake Ordinance to establish criteria in which
an individual or an organization can request a no wake
zone or the removal of a no wake zone in the territorial
waters of Northumberland County. Details regarding
the content of the proposed No Wake Ordinance chapter can be found at
All written comments should be received by the Office of
Building and Zoning prior to the Commission meeting.
For further information concerning this request, contact
Stuart McKenzie in the Office of Building & Zoning at
the Courthouse in Heathsville, VA (580-7921 or email Interested members of the public will be able to participate in the meeting through electronic means (telephonic). The phone
number, access code and password will be published on
the County Website, at
least 3 days prior to the meeting. If you are physically
disabled, hearing or visually impaired and need assistance with this hearing, please call Bill Knight at (804)
580-8910 (Voice) or Via the Virginia Relay or TDD for
Northumberland County Planning Commission
By: Stuart McKenzie, County Planner