Albemarle County is pleased to present an update on the progress of the Crozet Streetscape Project as of January 31, 2014. Relocation of the utilities, including removing poles from Crozet Avenue, is now 100% complete in a critical first step of the project. The County has issued a Notice to Proceed to the project contractor, Linco, with an anticipated substantial completion date of October 2014. The Contractor should be on the ground in February, with noticeable work beginning in mid to late February. The County will announce the date of the ground breaking of construction and other key milestones as soon as they are available. Please keep track of the latest developments with the Crozet Streetscape via one or more of the following methods:
Donate to the Crozet Independence Day Fireworks fundraising by clicking on this link: Please put “FIREWORKS donation” in the Designation box
Read about the Crozet Independence Day Celebration, parade, and fireworks on Saturday, July 1, 201 7 by clicking here.
Downtown Crozet Initiative (DCI) website (DCI is a committee of the CCA)
The next CCA meeting is Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:30 PM at the Field School. Everyone is welcome to attend and you are encouraged to bring your neighbor, your friend and your co-worker. Your voice is important in shaping Crozet’s future. Join us.
Our last CCA meeting was March 9, 2017. Past meeting minutes are posted under “Meeting Minutes” heading.
Our mail address is: P.O. Box 653, Crozet, VA 22932
CROZET COMMUNITY ADVISORY COUNCIL Meeting
The Meadows Community Center, Crozet (5735 Meadows Dr.)
Thursday, January 16, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
1. Agenda Review. (Meg Holden – CCAC chair)
2. Approval of Minutes from November 21 and December 19, 2013 meetings.
3. Project Updates/Information:
* Library fundraising update – Bill Schrader.
* News on library hours.
* Streetscape update
* Follow up on Crozet Downtown project (Frank Stoner’s project on the Barnes Lumber Property)
A reminder that the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP)’s certified Building Analysts will be Crozet January 13-17 as part of LEAP’s participation in an instant-rebate Energy Efficiency Program sponsored by Dominion Virginia Power.
So act quickly – this offer is valid for January 13-17!
And when you sign-up there is field for indicating whether a homeowner is part of a fundraiser. It's a large box underneath where check-up times are selected (click here for a picture). Please put in "Crozet Community Association" and the CCA will get a $10 donation from the $45 check-up cost!
From there, click on our online scheduler, navigate to the your Crozet location, and pick a coach, day, and time that works for you!
Crozet Community Association (CCA) Minutes
As approved at the January 9, 2014 meeting
November 14, 2013 at 7:30 PM The Field School Auditorium
Welcome: Tim Tolson, President, welcomed all. There were 30 members present.
Agenda Review / Changes and additions from the floor: There were none.
These minutes were prepared by Jo Ann Z. Perkins, Secretary.
Treasurer's Report: Emery Taylor, Treasurer, reported that the checking account has $9,265.59. Nearly all of these funds are designated for the Independence Day celebration, and in particular, for the fireworks.
A Moment in Crozet History: Phil James showed a picture of Railroad Avenue in 1912 where the present Dairy Queen is located. He told us about Crozet’s first movie theater and what was happening a 100 years ago today at that location and the building beside it. Railroad Avenue has truly improved in navigability since those days.
Visit from Albemarle County Police officer (Evening Patrol Division) As part of the Albemarle County Police department community policing. Lieutenant Jenkins spoke on what’s happening in Crozet. He gave us the phone number to call VDOT (977-9041) about dead deer alongside the road. He spoke on all citizens being aware of neighbors and be sure to let the police force know when there is a problem.
Discussion of the smash and grab thefts from cars parked in Mint Springs Valley Park last Saturday. There is also a website to view reported crimes in the county, http://www.crimemapping.com/map/va/albemarlecounty
Also attending were patrol officers Wood and Sully.
Presentation: All about the Crozet Safety Corps (http://www.crozetsafetycorps.org) Jim Crosby gave a power point presentation on the organization of the Safety Corps, including structure, purpose, mission, philosophy, and why this group is important to Crozet community. He emphasized community involvement. Neighbors watching out for neighbors.
Updates and news from the Board of Supervisors chair and our supervisor, Ann Mallek. Ann Mallek was unable to attend the meeting.
Crozet Community Meeting, January 9, 2014 at 7:30PM at the Field School
Agenda Review / Changes and additions from the floor.
Approval of the CCA’a last meeting's minutes (November 14, 2013) (Click here for PDF version of these minutes.)
Treasurer's Report by Emery Taylor ($10 family contribution for 2014 now payable)
A Moment in Crozet History (Phil James)
Possible Drop-in visits from Albemarle County Police officers (Evening Patrol Division) As part of the Albemarle County Police department community policing.
Presentation: Update and schedule of Crozet Streetscape work by Albemarle County staff. Follow status at: http://albemarle.org/CrozetStreetscape
Updates and news from our supervisor, Ann Mallek .
A reminder that our Virginia state delegate R. Steven Landes, of our 25th House district will hold at Town Hall meeting tomorrow, Saturday, January 4, at 9:30 AM at the Crozet Library.
He has also posted his annual legislative survey, at www.stevelandes.com. You are invited to complete it by January 13, 2014.