June 20, 2006



Roxanne Brouse

Rieley and Associates

P.O. Box 2367

Charlottesville, VA 22902



RE:      SP-2006-007 Thomas Jefferson Parkway Parking (Signs #57,58,65)

            Tax Map 77 Parcel 25


Dear Ms. Brouse:


The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on June 13, 2006, unanimously recommended approval of the above-noted petition to the Board of Supervisors.

Please note that this approval is subject to the following conditions:



1.      The site shall be developed in general accord with the plan entitled “Concept Plan-Thomas Jefferson Parkway Parking” including the “Existing Conditions & Demolition Plan”, prepared by Rieley & Associates, revised April 2006.

2.      The parking area shall be limited to 50 spaces.

3.      The parking area shall not be expanded without prior approval of a new special use permit.

4.      No lighting shall be permitted in the parking area.

5.      The parking area shall be closed and access restricted while the park is closed by Thomas Jefferson Parkway staff. The parking area shall be opened at dawn and closed at dusk.

6.      The applicants shall secure VDOT approval of the entrance from Route 20, prior to the issuance of a zoning compliance clearance for use of the site.

7.      Approval by the Architectural Review Board of final plans is required and supplemental plantings may be required to screen the parking lot from Route 20 and Route 53.



Please be advised that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will review this petition and receive public comment at their meeting on July 5, 2006.


In addition, the Planning Commission unanimously approved the Site Plan Waiver for SP-2006-007, Thomas Jefferson Parkway Parking.  Please note that this approval is subject to the following conditions:


  1. No development shall occur until an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan has been approved and any required bonds have been posted.
  2. The applicant shall submit a storm water management plan to provide for water quality measures to address runoff.  No development may occur until this plan is approved and any necessary bonds posted. 


View July 5executive summary w/attachments

View June 13 executive summary
View staff report w/attachments

View PC minutes

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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 A. Ragsdale

Senior Planner

Planning Division