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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 9. Environment
Agency 5. State Air Pollution Control Board
Chapter 20. General Provisions

9VAC5-20-201. Urban areas.

Urban areas are geographically defined as follows:


Geographical Area

Lynchburg Urban Area

Lynchburg City
Campbell County

Newport News - Hampton Urban Area

Hampton City
Newport News City
Poquoson City
Williamsburg City
James City County
York County

Norfolk - Portsmouth Urban Area

Chesapeake City
Norfolk City
Portsmouth City
Suffolk City
Virginia Beach City

Petersburg - Colonial Heights Urban Area

Colonial Heights City
Hopewell City
Petersburg City

Richmond Urban Area

Richmond City
Chesterfield County
Hanover County
Henrico County

Roanoke Urban Area

Roanoke City
Salem City
†Roanoke County

National Capital Urban Area

Alexandria City
Fairfax City
Falls Church City
Manassas City
Manassas Park City
Arlington County
Fairfax County
Loudoun County
Prince William County

† Does not include those portions of the county designated as rural village or rural preserve in the Roanoke County Comprehensive Development Plan approved by the Roanoke County Board of Supervisors on June 25, 1985.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 13, Issue 18, eff. July 1, 1997.

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