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Land Use Controls

The comprehensive plan guides the locality’s strategy for development, while the actual legal rights regarding development are determined by local zoning and subdivision ordinances. Local planning commissions and administrative boards, the Board of Supervisors and the Board of Zoning Appeals, are designed to resolve planning and zoning disputes and handle land use controls. Disputes that are not resolved administratively can be the subject of a lawsuit in the Virginia courts.

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If you have questions regarding the complex aspects of environmental law, we can help. Our experienced attorneys can listen to the facts of your situation and provide educated legal advice on how best to proceed. Turn to the experienced Virginia environmental law attorneys of Cravens & Noll. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 804-332-6161 or toll free at 866-547-6373, or simply contact us online.