The 3-Person Rule: Updated Bibliography

These resources are listed in addition to the prior bibliography given earlier in the year.

City of Williamsburg Directories, 1999-2011

Associated Press. “Williamsburg to continue talks on 3-person rule.” Pilot Online. Last modified June 15, 2009. Accessed March 14, 2014.

 City of Williamsburg. “City of Williamsburg Planning Department.” City of Williamsburg Planning Department. Last modified March 12, 2014. Accessed March 14, 2014.

———. “Focus Group on Rental Properties Near the College.” City of Williamsburg City Council. Last modified July 5, 2012. Accessed March 14, 2014.

———. “Focus Group Policy Q&A.” Focus Group on Rental Properties Near the College. Last modified March 11, 2013. Accessed March 14, 2014.

———. “2008 & 2009 Planning Commission Agendas and Minutes.” City of Williamsburg Planning Commission Meetings. Last modified May 13, 2010. Accessed March 14, 2014.

City of Williamsburg Planning Commission. City of Williamsburg 2013 Comprehensive Plan. Compiled by Sean Driscoll and Reed Nester. Williamsburg, VA: n.p., 2013.

College of William & Mary. “Off-Campus Housing.” William & Mary Reves Center. Last modified 2014. Accessed March 14, 2014.

MuniCode. “Sec. 21-619. Increase in residential occupancy for single-family detached dwellings.” MuniCode. Accessed March 14, 2014. CH21ZO_ARTIVSUDIRE_S21-619INREOCSIMIDEDW.

———. “Williamsburg, Virginia Codes and Ordinances: Part II – The Code: Chapter 21, Zoning.” MuniCode. Accessed March 14, 2014.

Student Renter’s Guide. Williamsburg, VA: City of Williamsburg, n.d.

Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, Va. Code Ann. (2011). Accessed March 14, 2014.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?: Off-Campus Living at W&M – Tips for a Successful Partnership. Williamsburg, VA: W&M Dept. of Residence Life, n.d.

1 Response to “The 3-Person Rule: Updated Bibliography”

  1. 1 mal2013 March 15, 2014 at 1:08 pm

    It looks as though you’ve done some great work to track down sources beyond the William and Mary perspective. I’m wondering why you chose the City of Williamsburg Directories for the years 1999-2011? Are those dates significant for your project? Or is that the run of directories that’s accessible online? If the latter, then you should consider consulting the hardcopy directories at the Williamsburg Public Library.

    You’ve included links to the municipal code, but I had trouble finding the exact place where they three-person rule is detailed. Have you been able to find it? When exactly was it introduced in Williamsburg? How does it compare with other municipal codes in Virginia?

    You should also look at the minutes from city council and planning council meetings to get perspectives from landlords and from Williamsburg residents who are neither landlords nor affiliated with William and Mary.

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