Department of City Planning, Norfolk, Virginia, Records, 1909-2008
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Brief Description: Records of the Department of City Planning, Norfolk, Virginia. The records include Department documents, surveys and reports; aerial photographs (prints) over Norfolk and the surrounding areas; ground photographs (slides, negatives, and prints) of local areas; miscellaneous ephemeral materials; and planning-related documents and materials from other city departments and commercial entities (such as reports, surveys, and contractual documents).
Held at:
Sargeant Memorial Collection
Slover Library
235 East Plume Street
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 7574317429
Email: localhistory [at]
Record Series Number: 002/RG 08/0000-002
Created by: Department of City Planning, Norfolk, Virginia
Volume: 20.0 Boxes
Acquired: 11/24/2014.
Arrangement: The materials are arranged by type (documents, aerial photographs, general photographs, and ephemeral materials).
Biographical Note for Department of City Planning, Norfolk, Virginia : The Norfolk City Planning Department conducts urban and land use planning studies, controls zoning, oversees building permits and inspections, and conducts environmental studies and activities. The Department was formerly called the Department of City Planning and Zoning Ordinance.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.
Subject Index
City planning--Virginia--Norfolk
Hampton Roads (Va. : Region)
Norfolk (Va.)
Norfolk (Va.). Department of City Planning
Urban renewal
Genres/Forms of Material
Aerial photographs
Government records
Negatives (photographs)
Plans (reports)
Plaques (flat objects)
Printed ephemera
Slides (photographs)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.
Acquisition Notes: Department of City Planning by transfer
PreferredCitation: Department of City Planning, Norfolk, Virginia Records, RG 08-0000-002, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.