Land Use and Zoning

Hefty Wiley & Gore represents local governments in Virginia on matters related to land use and zoning. Our attorneys work with clients to draft and review comprehensive plans, zoning ordinances and subdivision ordinances. We regularly represent localities before boards of zoning appeals, planning commissions and governing bodies.

Our attorneys provide advice on the following land use and zoning areas:

  • Special use Permits / Conditional Use Permits
  • Variances
  • Conditional Zoning (Proffers)
  • Non conforming uses
  • Down zoning and up zoning
  • Historic district ordinances
  • Vested Rights
  • Special Tax Districts