Details for The Albemarle County Planning Commission will conduct public hearings on
The Albemarle County Planning Commission will conduct public hearings on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 6:00 p.m., electronically, to consider and receive comment on the following proposals: PROJECT: ZTA202100002 Public Hearing on Zoning Text Amendment to clarify the Board of Supervisor's authority to approve Special Exceptions, consistent with case law This proposed ordinance would amend certain sections of County Code Chapter 18 (Zoning). To the extent that the following County Code sections identify the Albemarle County Planning Commission and certain administrative agents as responsible for considering and acting on requests for zoning waivers, modifications, variations, and substitutions, the proposed ordinance would amend each of these sections by substituting the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors for the Commission and those agents (respectively), in order to clarify and confirm that the Board is to consider and act on zoning special exceptions, consistent with applicable case law: § 18-4.2 (Critical slopes); § 18-4.2.2 (Building site area and dimensions); § 18-4.2.5 (Modification or waiver); § 18-4.6.6 (Lot access requirements); § 18-22.214.171.124 (Fire protection); § 18-126.96.36.199 (Aerial navigation); § 18-188.8.131.52 (ExceptionsExcluded from application); § 18-184.108.40.206 (ExceptionsLimited); § 18-4.12.2 (Applicability); § 18-4.12.13 (Loading areas); § 18-4.12.15 (Minimum design requirements and improvements for parking areas); § 18-4.12.16 (Minimum design requirements and improvements for parking spaces within parking areas or parking bays); § 18-4.12.17 (Minimum design requirements and improvements for vehicle access aisles); § 18-4.17.5 (Modification or waiver); § 18-4.18.07 (Modification or waiver); § 18-5.1 (Supplementary regulations); § 18-5.1.24 (Subordinate retail sales); § 18-5.1.32 (Towing and temporary storage of motor vehicles); § 18-5.1.44 (Farm worker housing); § 18-5.1.46 (Small wind turbines); § 18-5.2A (Home occupations in the rural areas zoning district); § 18-220.127.116.11 (Variations from approved plans, codes, and standards of developments); § 18-20B.3 (Area and bulk regulations); § 18-20B.7 (Sidewalks and street trees). In addition, the proposed ordinance would repeal County Code § 18-2.5 (Procedures for administrative waivers), and update other outdated references and provisions. A copy of the full text of the ordinance is on file in the office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors and in the Department of Community Development, County Office Building, 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, Virginia. To review the draft ordinance, contact the office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., or telephone 434-296-5832. Ext 3226. PROJECT: SP202000016 Claudius Crozet Park (Signs# 3, 33 & 34) MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT: White Hall TAX MAP/PARCEL(S): 056A2010007200; 056A20100072A0; 056A20400000A4 LOCATION: 1075 Claudius Crozet Park, Crozet, Virginia 22932 PROPOSAL: Request to amend existing special use permit SP199500043 in order to expand the existing community center at Crozet Park with a fitness center and a pool expansion, along with additional parking spaces and pedestrian connections. PETITION: Special Use Permit request for a community center and swim, golf, tennis, or similar athletic facilities in accordance with Sections 10.2.2.1, 10.2.2.4, 18.104.22.168, and 22.214.171.124 of the Zoning Ordinance, on three parcels totaling approximately 22.806 acres. No dwelling units proposed. ZONING: RA, Rural Areas - agricultural, forestal, and fishery uses; residential density (0.5 unit/acre in development lots); and R-6 Residential 6 units/acre OVERLAY DISTRICT(S): EC Entrance Corridor; Steep Slopes Managed; Steep Slopes Preserved COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: Greenspace public parks, open space, environmental features; in the Community of Crozet Master Plan area. A copy of the application is on file in the office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors and in the Department of Community Development, County Office Building, 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, Virginia. To review the application, contact the office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., or telephone 434-296-5832. Ext 3261. These public hearings will be conducted through electronic communication means pursuant to Ordinance No. 20-A(16) or its successor. Opportunities for the public to access and participate in the public hearings are posted on the Albemarle County website 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.