Search: Farm Winery
January 18, 2017
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday approved an ordinance that sets a series of requirements that farm wineries, breweries and distilleries must meet in order to host weddings. The new regulations govern on-site production, traffic and setbacks, as well as the hours that establishments may have outdoor amplified ...
September 14, 2016
The Albemarle County Planning Commission on Tuesday night asked its community development staff to add three provisions to a draft county ordinance governing events at farm wineries and to provide a more detailed study of event impacts on gravel roads. Commissioners asked that staff add an 11 p.m. to ...
September 12, 2016
Albemarle County staff on Tuesday will present a list of proposed rules that would limit which farm wineries, breweries, cideries and distilleries could host on-site events. A draft county ordinance requires that farm alcohol producers who want to host events have at least five planted acres of crops that will ...
June 14, 2016
Albemarle County supervisors and planners said Tuesday that they support creating separate event rules for farm wineries, breweries and distilleries. Additionally, planners and supervisors suggested a sliding scale of event thresholds for alcohol operations based on the business's acreage, location and proximity to neighbors. Wedding industry representatives and winemakers ...
November 05, 2015
Albemarle County’s response to General Assembly mandates to allow agricultural operations to earn revenues by holding events could soon be put to the test. Several Free Union residents are concerned that the Gardens at Waterperry Farm on Ballards Mill Road may become a winery in order to become a ...
July 15, 2014
Public Hearing Items. a. SP201400012 Westgate/Barclay PROJECT: SP201400012 Westgate/Barclay Place MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT: Jack Jouett TAX MAP/PARCEL: 06100-00-00-042D0 LOCATION: 2617 Hydraulic Road (Westgate Apartments) PROPOSAL: Request to amend conditions of existing special use permit to allow relocation and xpansion of office space within apartment complex on 4.677 ...