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City found eligible to receive lease transfers (access required)

Although a lower court affirmed the rejection of a lease transfer through oyster-planting ground to the City of Virginia Beach, the city can proceed with a dredging project because municipalities are among the corporate entities eligible to apply for such leases under the Virginia Code. Background In January 2015, the City of Virginia Beach enacted an ordinance ...