July 12, 2005



T Michael & Kim Umstadter

2985 Shiffletts Mill Road

Crozet, VA 22932



RE:     SP 2005-00004 Final Touch Tree Service, LLC (Sign #73) - Tax Map 7, Parcel 30


Dear Mr. and Mrs. Umstadter:


The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on June 28, 2005, by a vote of 5:0 recommended approval of the above-noted petition to the Board of Supervisors.

Please note that this approval is subject to the following conditions, as recommended in the staff report:


1.      Structures used for this home occupation shall not exceed 400 square feet in size and shall be limited to the building labeled “Util Bldg” on the physical survey plat of the property dated July 17, 1996. (Attachment B)

2.      No tree service equipment or materials shall be stored on the property.

3.      No customers of the tree service business shall visit the site. 

4.  Prior to the issuance of a Zoning Clearance for the home occupation class B, the applicant shall provide sight distance at the entrance/exit to the property onto Shifflett’s Mill Road (Route 687) to the satisfaction of the Virginia Department of Transportation.


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Please be advised that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will review this petition and receive public comment at their meeting on August 10, 2005. Any new or additional information regarding your application must be submitted to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at least seven days prior to your scheduled hearing date.


If you should have any questions or comments regarding the above noted action, please do not hesitate to contact me at (434) 296-5832.






Rebecca Ragsdale

Senior Planner

Planning Division