Albemarle County Planning Commission

July 21, 2009



AFD-2009-00002 Yellow Mountain Ag Forestal District Review. Review of the Yellow Mountain Agricultural/Forestal District: Periodic (10-year) review of the Yellow Mountain Agricultural/Forestal District, as required in Section 15.2-4311 of the Code of Virginia. The district includes the properties described as Tax map 54 Parcel 71B; Tax Map 55 Parcel 15; Tax Map 70 Parcels 15, 15A, 15D, 15E, 29, 37B, 37B1 (part), 37D (part), 37K, 37L; Tax Map 71 Parcels 2B, 22, 22A, 22B, 64, 64A. The district includes a total of 656.72 acres. The area is designated as Rural Area in the Comprehensive Plan and the included properties are zoned RA Rural Areas. (Eryn Brennan)


Ms. Brennan presented a PowerPoint presentation and summarized the staff report.

        Staff recommends the Planning Commission recommend renewal of the District for another ten-year period.


Mr. Edgerton opened the public hearing and invited public comment. There being none, he closed the public hearing to bring the matter before the Commission.


Motion:  Ms. Porterfield moved and Mr. Franco seconded, to recommend approval of AFD-2009-00002, Yellow Mountain Agricultural Forestal District Renewal for a ten-year period.


The motion passed by a vote of 4:0. 


Mr. Edgerton stated that AFD-2009-00002, Yellow Mountain Renewal would go before the Board of Supervisors on September 2, 2009 with a recommendation for approval.


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