Last night the Board of Supervisors voted, against staff recommendations and strong opposition by citizens, 5-4 to deny a motion by Supervisor Geary Higgins to disapprove the True North data center on the banks of Goose Creek. Supervisors Ron Myer, Matt Letourneau, Kristen Umstattd, Suzanne Volpe, and Koran Saines voted to place the data center, […]
Watershed Management and Flood Plain Protection
The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the zoning changes that the Zoning Ordinance Action Group has proposed for the Floodplain Overlay District at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 14, in the County Office Building. See the July 19 post (“Alert: Tell Planning Commission to reject weakening of floodplain rules”), for […]
The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ Transportation and Land Use Committee will make recommendations on the Steep Slopes Zoning Ordinance Amendment at its meeting on October 16, 2015. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. The changes proposed by the Zoning Ordinance Action Group (ZOAG, a board appointed by the Board of Supervisors) would open hundreds […]
At 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, Loudoun County Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on the Floodplain Overlay District (FOD) amendments. We need as many people as possible to come out to speak against the changes that the Zoning Ordinance Action Group (ZOAG) is recommending and the Loudoun County Staff is strongly […]
The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a public hearing on proposed zoning changes to the county’s Steep Slopes rules for 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, in the county government center in Leesburg. Please come to make your voice heard. The changes, proposed by the Zoning Ordinance Action Group (ZOAG, a board appointed by […]
The Coalition’s ad hoc committee on Watersheds and Flood Plains has been monitoring recommendations by the Zoning Ordinance Action Group for amendments to Loudoun County’s flood plain zoning regulations. There is a concern that some of these proposals will actually increase the potential damage from floods, add pollution to Loudoun’s streams, and negatively impact the […]
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