Special CCAC Meeting Agenda 23 September 2020

Special CCAC Virtual Meeting 
Wednesday, September 23
from Noon to 1:30 PM
on Future Land Use in Crozet


If you do not already have Zoom installed, download Zoom (it’s free).
Use this link https://albemarle-org.zoom.us/j/97118038548 to join the meeting.

BY PHONE/CALL-IN:  Dial 1-301-715-8592 followed by Webinar ID: 971 1803 8548 followed by the pound sign (#)

For technical issues or any questions, please contact Carolyn Shaffer via email cshaffer2@albemarle.org


  1. Call to Order & Agenda Review (3 minutes)
  2. Presentation: Summary of Land Use Changes (10 minutes)
  3. Discussion: Parcel-Specific ChangesDiscussion Question: Do you have any questions, concerns, or comments about the recommended land use designations on the White Gate Farm property (Change #P1)?Discussion Question: Do you have any questions, concerns, or comments about the recommended Neighborhood Density Residential – Low land use designation near the Brownsville area (Change #G2)?

    Discussion Question: Should any non-residential uses be permitted at the northeast corner of Old Trail Drive and Route 250? This area is near two of Crozet’s major activity centers (Old Trail Village and the western schools complex) and an indoor athletic facility was recently proposed for this site. However, the 2010 Master Plan recommends limiting new development on Route 250. This area is currently shown as Neighborhood Density Residential with a vegetated buffer on Route 250.

  4. Other Areas (remaining time)Discussion Question: Do you have any questions, concerns, or comments about other changes shown on the proposed 2020 land use plan?Attachments:
    {Editorial Note} You are strongly urged to review these documents before the meeting.  This will impact the character and growth in Crozet for many years to come.  If you can’t make the meetings, review the documents and go to https://publicinput.com/O2561 to share your comments with the Albemarle County planners.

    1: 2010/2020 Future Land Use Comparison Map (9/15/2020)
    2: Summary of Land Use Changes (9/18/2020)
    3: Summarized Land Use Table (9/18/2020)
    4: Draft Character/Land Use Guiding Principle, Goals, Recommendations
    5. PDF version of this meeting’s agenda

Can’t make this meeting or missed others?  Participate in the  conversation and share your thoughts with the Albemarle County planners at:

CCAC Meeting Agenda 9 September 2020

Wednesday, September 9 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM

Click here for PDF (printable) version of the agenda


If you do not have Zoom already, download Zoom, it’s free!
Use this link https://albemarle-org.zoom.us/j/96815486613 to join the webinar.

BY PHONE/CALL-IN:  Dial (301) 715-8592. Type in the Webinar ID 968 1548 6613 followed by the pound (#) sign.

If you have any questions, please email cshaffer2@albemarle.org

If you have time before the meeting, please review the Old Dominion Village application (item 3 below) as well as the opportunities for Master Plan Update feedback on public input, linked below.


1.  Call to Order and Agenda Review. (Allie Pesch – CCAC chair; 3 minutes)

2. Approve last meeting’s minutes – (Approved at 9/9/20 meeting) Minutes of August 12, 2020 Meeting (2 minutes)

3.Presentation: 2020 Voting Procedures (Jim Heilman, Albemarle County Electoral Board) (15 minutes)

4.  Community Meeting: SP2020-00015 Animal Wellness Center (40 minutes)
Link to application materials: https://lfweb.albemarle.org/weblink/search.aspx?dbid=3&searchcommand=%7b%5bCDD-Planning%5d:%5bApplicationNumber%5d=%22SP202000015%22%7d

5. Discussion: Crozet Master Plan: Planning Commission Work Session Recap and Next Steps (remaining time)
Discussion Question: Are CCAC members available in late September/early October for a special meeting? This meeting will focus on finalizing site-specific land use recommendations and reviewing draft recommendations in the Master Plan’s Conservation chapter.

Next Meeting:  Special Meeting (date/time TBD)
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.

Documents from previous Crozet Master Plan meetings: January Workshop Feedback Summary, February Events Feedback Summary
Draft  Guiding Principles & Goals (5/7/2020)

Note: CCAC meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month

The CCAC’s role and “charter” doc’s are found here:
CCAC Fact Sheet and committee information

CCAC Overview & Duties: https://www.albemarle.org/government/community-development/crozet-community-advisory-committee-v4