Last Updated: 2011-01-19

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2001-2010 Written Definitions of Richmond Voter District Boundaries

This following are the written legal definitions of 2001-2010 Richmond Voter District Boundaries as per the Richmond Code of Laws Part II – City Code; Chapter 30 – Elections; Article II. – Election Districts*

Richmond Code of Laws Part II City Code; Chapter 30 – Elections; Article II. – Election Districts

Sec. 30-41. – District 5.

Election district 5 shall be described as follows:


Beginning at the intersection of I-195 and Ellwood Avenue extended; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of Ellwood Avenue extended and Ellwood Avenue to its intersection with West Main Street; thence in an eastward direction along West Main Street to its intersection with the centerline of North Shields Avenue; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of North Shields Avenue to its intersection with the centerline of Floyd Avenue; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of Floyd Avenue to the point at which it becomes South Cathedral Place; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of South Cathedral Place to its intersection with the centerline of North Laurel Street; thence in a southward direction along the centerline of North Laurel Street to its intersection with West Main Street; thence in an eastward direction along West Main Street to its intersection with South Belvidere Street; thence in a southward direction along South Belvidere Street to its intersection with the centerline of Cowardin Avenue; thence in a southward direction along the centerline of Cowardin Avenue to its intersection with the centerline of Hull Street; thence in a southwestward direction along the centerline of Hull Street to its intersection with the centerline of the CSX Railroad spur; thence in a northwestward direction along the centerline of the CSX Railroad spur to its intersection with the centerline of Westover Hills Boulevard; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of Westover Hills Boulevard to its intersection with the centerline of Bassett Avenue; thence in an eastward direction to the centerline of Bassett Avenue to its intersection with the centerline of West 45th Street extended; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of West 45th Street extended and West 45th Street to its intersection with the centerline of Reedy Avenue; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of Reedy Avenue to its intersection with the centerline of West 44th Street; thence in a southward direction along the centerline of West 44th Street to its intersection with the centerline of Reedy Creek; thence in a generally northeastward direction along Reedy Creek to its intersection with the centerline of Dunston Avenue; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of Dunston Avenue to its intersection with West Roanoke Street; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of West Roanoke Street to the centerline of Forest Hill Avenue; thence in an eastward direction along the centerline of Forest Hill Avenue to its intersection with Reedy Creek; thence in a northward direction along Reedy Creek to the James River; thence in a westward direction along the James River to its intersection with the centerline of I-195 and Powhite Parkway; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of Powhite Parkway and I-195 to its intersection with the centerline of the CSX Railroad; thence in a northward direction along the centerline of the CSX Railroad to its intersection with the centerline of Cary Street; thence in an eastward direction along Cary Street to its intersection with the centerline of the northbound lane of the Powhite Parkway; thence in a northward direction along the northbound lane of the Powhite Parkway to its intersection with the centerline of Ellwood Avenue extended, the point of beginning. (Code 1993, § 9-31)

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