The Economic Development Authority is a separate legal entity – associated with the city and the Economic Development Office – that administers land sales and development in the Hampton Roads Center office park. It also serves as a vehicle for encouraging development projects in other areas of Hampton. Bylaws (PDF).
Members of the authority are appointed by Hampton City Council and serve four-year terms. View list.
Apply to be on the Hampton Economic Development Authority.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are added following approval. Committee reports are given at the full board meeting can be found within the minutes from the board.
June 1, 2020 - Bluewater Yacht Sales, a high-end yachting brokerage, service and marina, has proposed a $2 million investment and expansion that would allow the company to handle larger yachts for sale and repair. Read on...
May 15, 2020 - Virginia restaurants are now allowed to seat customers in outdoor seating if they already have approved sites. Those who don’t, and those who want expanded areas, can fill out a simple permit application that Hampton has created. Read on...