Subdivision Ordinance

Subdivision Ordinance, Chapter 31.1, Code of the City of Roanoke

City Council approved the current subdivision ordinance on February 20, 2007. The subdivision ordinance controls how land is divided into lots and specifies how improvements, such as new streets and utilities, are to be constructed. You may read the report to City Council (PDF) highlighting the features of the ordinance online.

There are outstanding amendments to the subdivision ordinance that have not been published in the City Code:
For more information contact Ian Shaw, Planning Administrator, via email or by phone at 540-853-5808.