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No ‘Special Use’ Permit for Oyster Farmer

A York County-Poquoson Circuit Court overturns a zoning decision that required petitioner to obtain a special use permit to use his private residential property for oyster farming. Petitioner’s residence is located in a residential district zoned RC-Resource Conservation. He began raising oysters at the property in 2010. On Nov. 4, 2011, the York County zoning administrator ...

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