Town Code


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                                                                      Kill Devil Hills Town Code

Please select the links below to view recent ordinance amendments that have been adopted but are not yet codified into the Town Code

16-1 Chapter 93 - Nuisances  Authorizing the Town to proceed with remedying nuisance conditions without a court order once violator status is determined and notification is given.

16-2 Ordinance adopting the 2017-2018 Fiscal Year Budget for the Town of Kill Devil Hills

16-3 Capital Project & Capital Reserve Budget Ordinance

16-4 Chapter 30 - Board of Commissioners Permitting the sale of of malt beverages, unfortified wine, fortified wine, and mixed beverages within Kill Devil Hills' corporate limits on Sundays beginning at 10:00 a.m.

16-5 Chapter 152 - Subdivisions and Chapter 153, Zoning Amending lot sizes to tracts of 5 acres or larger in the Low Density Residential Zones, providing a minimum lot size of 7,500 square feet.
16-6 Chapter 153, Zoning, §153.002 Definitions and §153.207(A) Light Industrial Two Zone, Conditional Uses, Workforce Housing – to clarify that eligible projects can be developed without taking advantage of a density bonus, and reassign monitoring agency

16-7 Chapter 50. Garbage – Sections 50.15 Waste Collections and Containers and 50.19 Placement and Pick Up Schedules - to provide property owners, designers and the development community with specific requirements for waste containers

16-8 Chapter 90. Abandoned and Junked Vehicles – Section 90.02 Definitions – to change and update the definition of Junked Vehicle

16-9  Designating Property Known as Reisse Cottage and Located at 2807 North Virginia Dare Trail as a Local Historic Landmark

16-10  Designating Property Known as Coggins/Lassiter Cottages and Located at 501 South Virginia Dare Trail as a Local Historic Landmark

16-11  Ordinance Enacting and Adopting Supplement #15 to the Code of Ordinances  

16-12 Chapter 30. Boards and Committees - Section 31.20 - eliminating term limits on Community Appearance Commission

16-13 Chapter 153. Zoning - Sections 153.210 (C)(1) & 153.207(A) - eliminating density bonus and modifying density unit of measure in the LI-2 Zoning District

16-14 Town Manager’s Recommended Budget for Fiscal Year 2018/2019

16-15 Proposed System Development Fees (SDF) Analyses for the Water and Wastewater Systems

16-16  Chapter 51.  Water Service – to amend this ordinance by removing all reference to initial hook-up fee and replace same with new terminology, system development fee

16-17 Chapter 52.  Sewer Service – to amend this ordinance to assure compliance with Chapter 51 and further to update this ordinance to reflect current standards

16-18 Chapter 153, Zoning, Section 153.117(A) Low Density Residential Zone Conditional Uses—remove multi-family dwellings as a Conditional Use

16-19 Chapter 153, §153.002 Definitions, §153.096(L) Ocean Impact Residential Zone Permitted Uses, §153.076(FF) Commercial Zone Permitted Uses, and create a new section, §153.290 Cottage Court - to modify existing definition of Cottage Court, add Cottage Court as a Permitted Use and create associated regulations for Cottage Court

16-20 §153.120 Site Requirements, Residential Low Zone - to add pervious permeable pavement lot coverage reduction calculation

16-21 §153.002 Definitions, and §153.076(D) Off-Street Parking and Loading, Table of Parking Requirements – to define Brewery and create a parking standard for Breweries as a secondary use to restaurants

16-22 Capital Project Ordinance - Final Phase Public Works Complex Campus Plan.

16-23 §153.002 Definitions to add Zero Lot Line Development; amend §153.096(L) Ocean Impact Residential Zone Permitted Uses and §153.176(FF) Commercial Zone Permitted Uses, to add Zero Lot Line Development as a permitted use in each section; and add a new section: §153.291 Zero Lot Line Developments – to create associated regulations

16-24 Chapter 94. Animals - to adopt regulations applicable to the new dog park.

16-25  Chapter 153. Zoning.  §153.176 Commercial Zone Permitted Uses and §153.076(D) Off-Street Parking and Loading, Table of Parking Requirements – to add Brewery as a Permitted Use and create parking standard for Brewery with secondary uses

17-1  Chapter 153, Zoning - §153.080 Electrical and Communication Services – clarify communication services

17-2 Chapter 153, Zoning - §153.075(C) Telecommunication Towers – Use Guidelines and Dimensional Requirements – to modify setbacks for Monopole Towers

17-3  Adopted Town Budget for Fiscal Year 2019/2020

17-4  Chapter 130, General Offenses – 130.40 et seq., to address issues of e-cigarettes and vaping products

17-5 Chapter 111.  Deleting Chapter 111: Peddlers and Itinerant Vendors with Chapter 111: Special Events - Charitable Events  

17-6 Chapter 94, Animals, §94.40 - to permit children under 12 at Paws Park, if under the supervision of an adult who is physically in the park. 

17-7 Chapter 10, General Provisions, §10.18 Authorization to Issue Civil Citations - updating the listing of staff authorized to issue civil citations on behalf of the Town.

17-8 Chapter 153, Zoning: §153.072 Sewage Disposal— Update Sewage Disposal Regulatory Agencies

17-9 Chapter 153, Zoning, §153.070 Stormwater Management— Clarify Commercial and One and Two-Family Dwelling Requirements and Create Maintenance Requirements 

17-11 Chapter 130, General Offenses, §130.11 Consumption and Storage of Alcoholic Beverages on Town Property –to establish regulations prohibiting open alcoholic beverage at the disc golf course