Zoning Ordinance

Zoning Ordinance

Link to Appendix B - Zoning| Code of Ordinances

Zoning Map

City of Petersburg Zoning Map

Petition for Rezoning or Special Use Permit

Petition for Rezoning or Special Use Permit (PDF)

Zoning Administrator

The Zoning Administrator is responsible for the implementation / enforcement of the following:

  • Local Historic Districts
  • Public Nuisances
  • Related Ordinances
  • Signage
  • Zoning

The Zoning Administrator reviews the following applications for regulatory compliance:

  • Accessory Structures for regulatory compliance
  • Additions / Alterations to existing buildings
  • Building Permits
  • New Structures

The Zoning Administrator reviews and issues the following items as appropriate:

  • Business License Action Forms
  • Certificates of Zoning Compliance
  • Home Occupation Permits

Board of Zoning Appeals

The zoning administrator serves as secretary and staff to the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA). The BZA meets the fourth Thursday of each month. Matters to come before the BZA require scheduling in advance, of approximately four weeks to meet advertising / public notification requirements.