Details for PUBLIC NOTICE The Albemarle County Planning Commission will conduct a
PUBLIC NOTICE The Albemarle County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 6:00 p.m., electronically, to consider the following: PROJECT: SP202000002 MonU Park (Signs#58&59) MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT: Rivanna TAX MAP/PARCEL: 04600-00-00-018C0 LOCATION: Southeast corner of US 29 and Polo Grounds Road (Route 643). PROPOSED: Request to amend special use permit for an athletic club with 4 soccer fields and 96 parking spaces, to increase the number of fields to 7; to extend the hours of operation; to remove the condition prohibiting games during July and August; to remove the existing condition prohibiting irrigation; and to remove the condition prohibiting games and practice sessions occurring on the same day as specified major event at the existing SOCA facility also located on Polo Grounds Road. ZONING CATEGORY/GENERAL USAGE: RA -- Rural Areas: agricultural, forestal, and fishery uses; residential density (0.5 unit/acre in development lots); FH Flood Hazard - Overlay to provide safety and protection from flooding; EC Entrance Corridor - Overlay to protect properties of historic, architectural or cultural significance from visual impacts of development along routes of tourist access SECTIONS: 10.2.2.4 Swim, golf, tennis or similar athletic facilities (reference 5.1.16) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN LAND USE/DENSITY: Rural Areas - preserve and protect agricultural, forestal, open space, and natural, historic and scenic resources/ density ( .5 unit/ acre in development lots) ENTRANCE CORRIDOR: Yes PROJECT: SP202100001 Midway Solar Project (Sign#53) MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT: Samuel Miller TAX MAP/PARCEL: 08500-00-00-017B0 LOCATION: The proposed project is located on the west side of Craigs Store Road (Route 635) approximately 1 1/2 miles south of Batesville. PROPOSAL: Solar-energy electrical generation facility including an approximately 8 megawatt photovoltaic system and 4 megawatt battery energy storage system occupying approximately 80 acres. PETITION: Solar energy system allowed by special use permit under section 10.2.2.58 of the Zoning Ordinance on a 136-acre parcel. No new dwelling units proposed. ZONING: RA, Rural Areas - agricultural, forestal, and fishery uses; residential density (0.5 unit/acre in development lots) OVERLAY DISTRICT(S): Flood Hazard Overlay District COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: Rural Area preserve and protect agricultural, forestal, open space, and natural, historic and scenic resources; residential (0.5 unit/ acre in development lots) The public hearing will be conducted through electronic communication means pursuant to Ordinance No. 20-A(16). Opportunities for the public to access and participate in the electronic meeting will be provided at www.albemarle.org/community/county-calendar. Comments may also be submitted to Planning Commission members directly at email@example.com or by letter addressed to Community Development, County Office Building, 401 McIntire Road, North Wing, Charlottesville, VA, 22902. For more information, please contact the Community Development Department's Office at 434-296-5832.