November 28, 2005
P.O. Box 8147
Charlottesville, VA 22906
RE: ZMA 2004-011 Charlottesville Power Equipment;
SP 2004-036 Charlottesville Power Equipment – Fill in floodplain;
SP 2004-037 Charlottesville Power Equipment – Outdoor sales and display; and
Critical Slopes Waiver Request.
Sign #37 (Tax Map 78, Parcels 4A1 and 4B)
Dear Mr. Whipple:
The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on November 15, 2005, recommended approval of the above-noted petitions to the Board of Supervisors.
The Planning Commission recommended approval by a 4:3 vote, subject to the amended proffers as offered by the applicant to increase the buffering and the fence be opaque.
· The additional buffering to be provided included taller vegetation/evergreens.
The Planning Commission recommended approval by a 5:2 vote, subject to the conditions recommended in the staff report as amended.
The Planning Commission recommended approval by a 4:3 vote, subject to the following conditions, as amended.
Regarding action on Critical Slopes Waiver:
The Planning Commission recommended approval by a 5:2 vote, subject to the following conditions:
1. Placement of the landscape buffer along the edge of the storage yard facing the river shall be provided.
2. Increase evergreen screening along the ARB evaluated fence line between the river and the storage area. Provide shade tolerant trees.
3. The site plan shall come back before the Planning Commission for review.
View executive summary
View staff report and attachments
View PC minutes
Return to December 7 executive summary
Please be advised that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will review these petitions and receive public comment at their meeting on December 7, 2005. Any new or additional information regarding your applications 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 actions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (434) 296-5832.