48th Street Pump Station
Please click the link below to view the the rendering of the new 48th Street Pump Station. Please email Billy Almond at firstname.lastname@example.org with any comments or questions.
North End Overlay
Please click the link below to review the design incentive guideline that allows the development of two detached cottages on one lot.
North End Median Landscaping Presentation
Please click the link below to view the landscaping presentation.
Resort Roadway Improvements
UPDATE: Pacific Avenue Improvements Project
Below is the latest update from Michael Tippin, Project Manager for the Pacific Avenue Improvements Project. As you can see, they have worked doggedly through the winter weather and other hurdles to complete the first phase on time.
Michael has outlined the specifics below as to what lies ahead. If you have any questions or need additional information, please feel free to contact Michael or me and we will be glad to help you.
You can follow our progress on our website at:
Also, we will be setting up a Twitter account soon to also provide updates. Please feel free to follow us once we have that in place.
Spring has sprung (finally), so get out and enjoy this weather. And thanks for your patience and help throughout this project.
Media and Communications
Department of Public Works
City of Virginia Beach
The next resort streetscape projects in the resort to be addressed are 29th street from Pacific Avenue to Artic Avenue, Winston Salem Avenue from Pacific Avenue to Mediterranean Avenue, and 19th street from the Convention Center east to the Dome site. Pacific Avenue improvements are planned in association with the Dome site project from 16th street north to 23rd street. Pacific Avenue is planned for construction over three year period off-season construction cycle beginning October 1, 2014. Southbound Pacific Avenue will be closed from October 1 – May 15th each of the three years for 24/7 construction. All traffic for Pacific Avenue will be within the north bound lanes with one lane in either direction. Mike Tippin is the project manager for Public Works and he can be reached at 757.385.5639 or MTippin@vbgov.com
The Dome project was re-advertised for interest. The Peterson Company won the exclusive rights to prepare a proposal for the city to review. http://hamptonroads.com/2014/03/virginia-beach-weighs-new-proposal-dome-site
City Council has appointed a citizen’s advisory committee to assist in reviewing the ESG Arena proposal. http://www.esgco.com/virginia-beach-arena/
Design work is nearing completion of the conceptual phase for the Sense of Arrival project for the 1-264 entry into the resort. Following closely are The Rudee Promenade Walk connection along the Owl Creek waterfront connecting the boardwalk with Rudee’s Restaurant. Additionally the new Aerial Adventure Park which includes a system of zip-lines is now open at the VA Aquarium. http://virginiabeachadventurepark.com/
The IFLY Sky Diving facility and associated condominium and retail mixed – use project is under construction on 25th street and Pacific Avenue.
The Cavalier is in design and the historic hotel is under renovation with exploratory demolition. The project is well underway. www.cavaliercollection.com
Additionally please go to the city website for resort projects for current information on projects listed below and more: http://www.vbgov.com/government/departments/sga/projects
- Cavalier Hotel Restoration and Redevelopment
- 19th Street/Central Beach Corridor
- Convention Center Headquarters Hotel
- Arena proposal
- Resort Area Master Plan and Form-Based Codes
- Rudee Loop (Marina District)
Please also check out the Beach Events website for fun activities at all the city venues. Check out http://www.beachstreetusa.com