March 20, 2009


Bill Vincent, Business Manager

279 Tandem Lane

Charlottesville, VA 22902



RE:       SP2008-00065 Tandem School

            TAX MAP/PARCEL: 09100-00-00-002A0


Dear Mr. Vincent:


The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on March 10, 2009, 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 development of the use shall be in conformity with the concept plan entitled, "Tandem Friends School Campus Plan Study Site Plan, prepared by VMDO Architects, and dated 12/4/08 as determined by the Director of Planning and the Zoning Administrator. To be in conformity with the plan, development shall reflect the following major elements within the development essential to the design of the development, including:

         Building Orientation

         Building Size

         Location of the Buildings

         Limits of Disturbance

   as shown on the plan. Minor modifications to the plan which do not conflict with the elements above may be made to ensure compliance with the Zoning Ordinance;

2.  Additional buildings or increase in total enrollment/staffing may only be authorized by a new special use permit;

3.  Total school enrollment and on-site staffing shall be limited to 260 persons.



View staff report and attachments

View PC minutes

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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 April 8, 2009.


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






Eryn Brennan

Senior Planner

Planning Division