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Fairfax County, Virginia

Modernized Zoning Ordinance (zMOD) Approved; In Effect July 1, 2021

  • The Board of Supervisors approved the zoning ordinance modernization, to go into effect July 1, 2021.
  • A new website will launch alongside the new ordinance.
  • New zoning ordinance is half the size and easier to understand.

Fairfax County updated its 42-year-old Zoning Ordinance to bring it into the 21st century. On Tuesday, March 23, the Board of Supervisors approved the modernization project which goes into effect on July 1, 2021.

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