Public meetings, July 22-26
The following public meetings are scheduled this week:
The Board of Supervisors holds a special meeting at 8 a.m. Monday. The board plans to convene in closed session to discuss and review applications for the county administrator position.
The Town Council Infrastructure Committee meets at 10 a.m. Monday. The committee plans to discuss and hear updates on:
- U.S. 11 (Massanutten Street) trail to Food Lion
- The Main Street project
- The state 2025 Transportation plan adopted in the Strasburg Community Plan
- Improvements to East Washington Street
- Water and sewer plants
- A review a design for a public works facility in the North Shenandoah Industrial Park
- Benefits and costs for the current and future use of the Brill property
The Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The commission will review the site plan for an Advance Auto Parts store proposed at 33558 Old Valley Pike. The commission also will discuss a request to rezone 65 acres in the Derby Ridge area at Junction Road and Green Acre Drive and revised proffers for the project. The commission also plans to hold a joint meeting with the Ordinance Committee at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The Planning Commission meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. The commission plans to continue its discussion of recommended changes to the town code pertaining to regulations of fine art studios. The commission also plans to discuss a recommendation to rezone 0.42 acres at 343 W. Spring St. from medium density residential to light industrial use. Members also plan to take up a recommendation for a special-use permit requested by St. John Bosco Catholic Church to hold church-related services at 127 W. North St. in the high-density residential district.
The Development Review Committee meets at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
The Finance and Personnel Committee of the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail Authority board meets at noon Thursday. The board’s Transition Committee meets at 1 p.m. Thursday. The full board holds its regular meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday.
The Front Royal-Warren County Anti-Litter Council meets at 4 p.m. Thursday in the Warren County government center.
Town Council meets at 7 p.m. Monday. Council plans to hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance to amend the town code pertaining to prohibited discharge standards, to allow rainwater from governmental correctional facilities into Front Royal’s sanitary sewer provided the collection, distribution and pretreatment systems of the facilities meet certain standards. Council also plans to consider a resolution to recognize the history of Town Hall and to authorize the opening of its cornerstone currently scheduled for Aug. 17. Council may approve a request to retain Carter Glass for legal advice relative to expanding the town’s revenue base and to obtain information on that counsel. Council plans to meet in closed session to consult with the town attorney over the franchise agreement with Comcast.
The Development Review and Regulations Committee meets at 7 p.m. Thursday. The committee plans to discuss a request to increase the maximum height allowed in areas zoned for extractive manufacturing, light industrial and general industrial use. The panel also plans to discuss revisions to the transfer of development rights program, specifically the density conversion rates for rural to urban transfers and a provision for contiguous lots.
The Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. Monday. The commission plans to discuss the review of the Capital Improvement Plan and applications seeking membership on the panel.
The Parks and Recreation Committee meets at 5 p.m. Monday.
The Finance Committee meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
The Public Safety Committee meets at 5 p.m. Thursday.