Overlay Districts

Airport Safety (AS)

This district is intended to regulate and restrict the height of structures and objects in the vicinity of the airports and the navigable airspace in the City of Lynchburg by creating the appropriate zones and establishing boundaries thereof; providing for changes in the restrictions and boundaries of such zone; defining certain terms used herein; providing for enforcement; imposing penalties; and to satisfy the requirements of the General Assembly Of Virginia regarding airport safety zoning.

Fifth Street Revitalization Corridor

This district is intended to protect and promote the health, safety, and general welfare of the public; to enhance the visual appearance of the corridor; to protect and promote the vision and goals of the Fifth Street Corridor Master Plan; to protect and promote appearance, character and community values by encouraging pedestrian and mixed-use oriented uses along the corridor that serve the needs of the surrounding neighborhoods.

View the Map of Fifth Street Revitalization Corridor (PDF).

Scenic Corridor (SC)

This district is intended to protect and promote the health, safety, and general welfare of the public; to enhance the visual appearance of the corridor; to protect and promote the character and vistas and to prevent unnecessary clutter and congestion along the corridor and the surrounding neighborhoods.

View the Map of Scenic Corridor (PDF).

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