Chapter 40.2 of the Portsmouth City Code is the Zoning Ordinance. It is a set of regulations devoted to Land Use that defines:
On February 22, 2023, Planning Department staff gave an informational presentation on the proposed Zoning Ordinance amendments.
You can download the staff report and the PowerPoint presentation and watch the recorded meeting below.
CA-22-01 Staff Report January 17, 2023
Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendments Informational Presentation
CA-22-01 Staff Report Updated March 7, 2023
Click the link below to download a basic training presentation on the basis of Planning and Zoning.
Planning and Zoning Training PresentationInteractive Zoning Map Interactive Zoning Map
Linked below is a PDF of the adopted Portsmouth Zoning Ordinance.
Portsmouth Zoning Ordinance - Amended May 23, 2023
The Zoning Ordinance can also be accessed online via Municode.
Click here to access the interactive, online Zoning Map