DCI Meeting Agenda – 1 February 2016

Downtown Crozet Initiative (DCI)
Tentative Agenda
Monday, Feb. 1, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Crozet Library

(Click here for PDF of this agenda)

  1. Frank Stoner Re-zoning and Special Use Permit Update
    1. Review Library Avenue extension options
  2. Public Plaza Area
    1. Pros and cons of min and max space allotted for plaza
  3. Dialogue + Design Proposal
    1. Overview and discussion
  4. Grants and Application Assistance
    1. VHDA Grant
    2. “Green Streets” Grant
    3. “Industrial Re-development” Grant
    4. Others?
  5. Crozet Main Street Discussion

Next Meeting: Thursday, March 3, at Noon at the Crozet Library

CCAC Meeting Agenda 20 January 2016

CROZET COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CCAC) Meeting

Meadows Community Center, 5800 Meadows Drive, Crozet
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
 

Click here for PDF (printable) version of the agenda.

Agenda

1. Agenda Review. (David Stoner – CCAC chair)

2. Approval of Minutes  (Click here for December 16, 2015 meeting minutes.)

3. Project Updates/Information:

  1. Public Meeting – ReStore’N Station Phase II (Restore’N Station representative; Bill Fritz County staff planner)

  2. Discussion & Update – Proposed Rezoning for residential development Adelaide (Kyle Redinger).  This property is located immediately to the west of Cory Farm on 250.

  3. Update – Milestone Partners Update for Former Barnes Lumberyard Development (Frank Stoner) and DCI Update (Tim Tolson, Paul Grady)  The most current information about The Former Barnes Lumber Property is available on the Downtown Crozet Initiative website

4. Items not listed on the agenda.

5. Announcements. 

  1. CCAC open seats & officer nomination reminder
  2. Albemarle County is hosting a Planning Academy on Thursday, January 21st from 5:30 until 7:30 in Room 241 of COB McIntire. This session is aimed to help give CAC members knowledge on the County’s planning policies and processes, and will focus on land use policy, growth management plans, the Comprehensive Plan, and web-based tools.  The agenda for this meeting is available by clicking here.

6.. Future Agenda Items.
  

 

 

 

CCA Meeting Agenda January 14, 2016

Crozet Community Meeting
Tentative Agenda
January 14, 2016
7:30 PM at the Field School

(Click here for PDF version of the agenda)

Welcome
Agenda Review / Changes and additions from the floor.
Approval of the CCA’s last meeting's minutes (November 12, 2015) (Click here for PDF version of the minutes)
Treasurer's Report by Emery Taylor  ($10 family contribution)
A Moment in Crozet History – Phil James

Albemarle County Police Department (ACPD) visit and update (Evening Patrol Division) As part of the Albemarle County Police department community policing.

Presentation: Blue Ridge Heritage Project (Bill Henry, President BRHP, organizer) Grassroots effort to honor the sacrifices made by the people of the Blue Ridge Mountains so that Shenandoah National Park could be established and in the provision of a monument in the White Hall district dedicated to the families who lost their land to the creation of the Shenandoah National Park. https://www.facebook.com/groups/BlueRidgeHeritageProject/

Updates and News from Ann Mallek, our county supervisor.

Old Business:

New Business: 

  • Election of CCA officers: Nominations are open for President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Current officers are: President: Tim Tolson, Vice-President: Lisa Goehler, Secretary: Jo Ann Perkins, and Treasurer: Emery Taylor. Candidates must be present at this meeting or have spoken with a current officer about their willingness to serve if elected.
  • Planning for Sixth Annual Crozet Swing Dance Fundraiser in March?

Comments or Questions?
Announcements –

  • Charlottesville Municipal Band performance at WAHS this summer – Leo Mallek
  •  Christmas tree recycling through January 17 at Claudius Crozet Park.
  • Peachtree Baseball Registration – January 19 at the Field School from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.  Additional details at: http://www.peachtreebaseball.com
  • Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC) meeting Wednesday, January 20 at 7:00 PM at the Meadows Community Center, 5735 Meadows Dr. Note the location change FROM the Crozet Library to The Meadows Community Center.
    • Re-Store'N Station is proposing to amend their existing Special Use Permit (SP2009-34) to allow for an expanded convenience/retail store, a drive-through window, office space, and an auto repair shop.
    • These uses are by-right within the Highway Commercial (HC) zoning district.  The SP is required for uses permitted by-right but not served by public water exceeding 400 gallons per site acre per day.  A new SP is required for the proposed drive-through window.
    • Additional details and  documents related to this new application from Re-Store'N Station will be posted on CCA by this weekend at http://CrozetCommunity.org/ccac-info
  • Others?

Future Agenda Items?

The next CCA meeting is March 11, 2016 at 7:30 PM at the Field School Auditorium

CCA meetings are at 7:30 PM on the second Thursday of the odd numbered months (except July).
Join our email list, by clicking on the "Contact Us" link on the top of this page. 
This email list is moderated, so you cannot get spam because only approved email messages are sent out.  Volume is usually 4-6 emails a month, all related to Crozet & Western Albemarle events and concerns.

Crozet Christmas Parade – December 6, 2015

Crozet Christmas Parade, Sunday, December 6, 2015 starting at 3:00 PM

The Crozet Volunteer Fire Department will host Santa Claus in the Crozet Christmas parade on Sunday, December 6 at 3 p.m. The parade will march on Crozet Avenue from Wayland Park, just north of the Dairy Queen, turn east on Rt. 240 at the 4-way stop and end at the firehouse, where Santa will meet children to hear their wishes.   (Thanks to the Crozet Gazette for parade route details and Jason Ides of CVFD for the picture.)

Santa Visits Crozet (Photo courtesy Justin Ide/CVFD)

 

 

 

CCA Meeting Agenda November 12, 2015

Crozet Community Meeting
Tentative Agenda
November 12, 2015
7:30 PM at the Field School

(Click here for PDF version of the agenda)

Welcome
Agenda Review / Changes and additions from the floor.
Approval of the CCA’s last meeting's minutes (September 10, 2015) (Click here for PDF version of the minutes)
Treasurer's Report by Emery Taylor  ($10 family contribution)
A Moment in Crozet History – Phil James

Albemarle County Police Department (ACPD) visit and update (Evening Patrol Division) As part of the Albemarle County Police department community policing.

Presentation: Piedmont Place – Piedmont Realty Holdings: Drew and Michelle Holzwarth, Crozet residents.  A new development across from the Crozet Library, on the parcel where Claudius Place was planned several years ago.

Old Business:

  • Crozet Park update – Kim Guenther
  • Recap of local candidates forum hosted by CCA October 13.
  • Final action on motion that the  Downtown Crozet Initiative (DCI) group be a CCA sub-committee (combining the development and business standing committees in the bylaws) to help provide input and guidance on Crozet Downtown development, especially the re-development of Barnes Lumber property and the new central plaza and downtown civic space a reality.

New Business: 

  • Train noise adverse impacts and proposal – Jennifer and Hunter Opilla.
  • Election of CCA officers occurs at our next meeting, January 14, 2016. Nominations are open for President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Current officers are: President: Tim Tolson, Vice-President: Lisa Goehler, Secretary: Jo Ann Perkins, and Treasurer: Emery Taylor. Candidates must be present at the January 14 meeting or have spoken with a current officer about their willingness to serve if elected.

Comments or Questions?
Announcements –

  • Crozet Community Orchestra Concert -Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 4:00 pm at Crozet Baptist Church, 5804 Crozet Avenue, Crozet VA, 22932.  For details visit: http://crozetcommunityorchestra.org/
  • Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC) meeting is CANCELLED for Wednesday, November 18 at 7:00 PM. Next meeting is December 16.
  • Adelaide – A new 98 Unit development immediately to the west of Cory Farm is beginning the county re-zoning process.  (Kyle Redinger)
  • Others?

Future Agenda Items?

The next CCA meeting is January 14, 2016 at 7:30 PM at the Field School Auditorium

CCA meetings are at 7:30 PM on the second Thursday of the odd numbered months (except July).
Join our email list, by clicking on the "Contact Us" link on the top of this page. 
This email list is moderated, so you cannot get spam because only approved email messages are sent out.  Volume is usually 4-6 emails a month, all related to Crozet & Western Albemarle events and concerns.

CCAC Meeting Agenda 21 October 2015

CROZET COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CCAC) Meeting

Crozet Library Community Room, 2020 Library Avenue, Crozet
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
 

Click here for PDF (printable) version of the agenda.

Agenda

1. Agenda Review. (Jennie More – CCAC chair)

2. Approval of Minutes (Click here for September 16, 2015 meeting minutes.)

3. Project Updates/Information:

  • Reminder about change in location for the November Meeting- It will be at The Meadows.
  • Introduction of Adam Mulchay – Environmental Studies Academy (15minutes)
  • Update on Former Barnes Lumber Property- Frank Stoner- (45minutes)
  • Discussion about parking and DCD zoning. (20 minutes)
  • Discussion about infrastructure specific to roads and connectivity. (20 minutes)

4. Items not listed on the agenda.

5. Announcements.

6.. Future Agenda Items.

 

 

 

Candidates Forum – October 13, 2015

Candidates Forum, Tuesday, October 13
from 7:30 to 9:30 PM at the Field School (1408 Crozet Avenue).

Thirteen candidates for election in November, including all the at-large and White Hall district school board candidates, as well as those for countywide offices and the state House of Delegates for this area have accepted the invitation to come to the CCA-sponsored candidates forum. (see list below).

There will be a moderator to ensure fairness and time efficiency. We will start with each candidate having three minutes for opening remarks and then proceed to questions. We will start with submitted questions and then take questions from the audience. We reserve the right to moderate questions. We expect that everyone will demonstrate appropriate civility and decorum.

Submit your questions here: http://goo.gl/forms/tLVvoOcI2s

House of Delegate candidates
Steve Landes
Angela Lynn

School Board at-large candidates
Jonno Alcaro
Dolly Joseph
Catherine Lochner

School Board White Hall district candidates
C.J. Hatcher
David Oberg

White Hall district supervisor candidate
Ann Mallek (unopposed)

Clerk of the Court candidates
George W. Foresman
Franklin Micciche
Debra M. Shipp
Jon Zug

Commonwealth Attorney candidates
Robert Tracci
(Denise Lunsford cannot attend tonight, but will be at EARL forum 10/15.)
 

 

 

Fourth Annual Crozet Culinary Competition for Charity

Crozet Culinary Competition for Charity
Thursday, Sept. 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM
at the Lodge at Old Trail.

The Fourth Annual Crozet Culinary Competition for Charity is this Thursday, Sept. 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Four Local restaurant chefs compete for bragging rights and the coveted silver trophy. Raffle tickets give you a chance to win a seat at the Judges Table or The Tasting Table.  There will be wonderful Hors d'oeuvres and desserts as well as a cash bar featuring local wines and micro brews. 

All to benefit the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad (WARS). 

Details at The Lodge at Old Trail at 434-823-9100 or rsvp@lodgeatoldtrail.com

  • Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. (SeeTim Tolson at Wednesday's CCAC meeting or get tickets at Fardowners or Sal's Restaurants or the Lodge at Old Trail)
  • Volunteers needed to help make this event a success! Signup at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e054caeaa23a13-2015
    It takes a village – give a half-hour or hour of your time and get in half-price, as well as giving back to the dedicated women and men who are always available to come when you have an emergency.

 

CCAC Meeting Agenda 16 September 2015

CROZET COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CCAC) Meeting

Crozet Library Community Room, 2020 Library Avenue, Crozet
Wednesday, Septeber 16, 2015 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
 

Click here for PDF (printable) version of the agenda.

Agenda

1. Agenda Review. (Jennie More – CCAC chair)

2. Approval of Minutes (Click here for August 19, 2015 meeting minutes.)

3. Project Updates/Information:

4. Items not listed on the agenda.

5. Announcements.

6.. Future Agenda Items.