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December 07, 2017
The Albemarle County Planning Commission voted 3-2 to recommend denial of a request to allow Legacy Markets on U.S. 250 west of Crozet to operate its fuel pumps 24 hours a day. The convenience store known in planning documents as Re-Store’N Station has a controversial history in the ...
October 17, 2016
North Pointe, a planned 900-unit development bordering U.S. 29, has quietly become active after years of delays. The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors approved a rezoning of the 269-acre North Pointe parcel, located north of Forest Lakes, from “rural area” to “mixed-commercial” in 2006. However, the county denied Great ...
September 28, 2016
The Albemarle County Planning Commission received an update on the Rio+29 Small Area Plan at a meeting Tuesday. The Rio+29 Small Area Plan aims to guide development and transportation in the area near the new Rio Road intersection at U.S. 29 in more detail than is in ...
August 09, 2016
The Albemarle County Planning Commission voted Tuesday evening to approve plans for a proposed cell tower that could be built on a portion of Albemarle High School’s campus. The proposal consists of the installation of a 125-foot-tall monopole with three arrays of platform-mounted antennae located in a 3,610-square-foot ...
June 22, 2016
A future subdivision in Crozet is one step closer to being built after the Albemarle County Planning Commission recommended approval of a special-use permit for a stream crossing at its meeting Tuesday. “This is a close call, a judgment call,” Commissioner Bruce Dotson said. West Glen — a proposed development between ...
January 27, 2016
The Albemarle Planning Commission will wait at least until after the General Assembly session to make a recommendation on whether to lower the county’s cash proffer expectations from developers. “We really should be looking at best practices across the commonwealth,” said Planning Commissioner Pam Riley. “I don’t personally ...