August 2015 Land Use Committee Agenda

Please join us for the August 11, 2015 Land Use Committee Meeting at 7:00pm at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center at 2701 Commonwealth Avenue. Topics to be discussed include: Pork Barrel BBQ/ Holy Cow/ Sushi Bar: Increase number of seats, add live music and parking reduction. Del Ray Montessori Expansion: Add toddler program, additional primary Read More …

March 2015 Land Use Meeting Agenda

Please join us for the Land Use Committee meeting this Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00pm at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave to discuss the following neighborhood items: Historic Town of Potomac Presentation & Update on Del Ray Pattern Book Stephanie Sample, Historic Preservation, Planner III, Dept. of P&Z Come learn how to Read More …

March 13, 2014 Land Use Agenda

March 13, 2014 – 7:00PM Mount Vernon Recreation Center 1. Welcome (7:00pm) 2. Open Meeting (7:15pm ) A.) BZA Case #2014-00006 Presentation from Owner 404 E Del Ray Ave R2-5, Residential Request for special exception to construct addition in required side yard. Applicant: Thomas and Amy Trail Staff Contact: Peter Leiberg B.) Oakville Triangle Redevelopment Read More …

February 27 Land Use Meeting Agenda

Please attend the rescheduled meeting of the DRCA Land Use Committee this Thursday February 27th at 7:00pm at the Mt. Vernon Rec Center. This meeting will focus around the proposed redevelopment of Route 1 West/ Oakville Triangle. We will have a presentation from City of Alexandria Planning and Zoning Staff as they get ready to Read More …

DRCA Membership Opposes Size of Sign on Apartment Building

At the September 9 meeting, the membership voted to support a Land Use Committee recommendation opposing the size of a new sign for the Bell Del Ray apartment building now under construction at 625 E. Monroe Ave., across the street from Simpson Park. City staff and the applicant had agreed on a sign of 50.25 Read More …

Retail stores proposed to replace Afghan Restaurant

A 10,500-square-foot commercial building has been proposed to replace the Afghan Restaurant at 2700-2706 Jefferson Davis Highway. The space in the building will be leased to retail stores, according to Duncan Blair, a lawyer representing the applicant, Christos Sarantis of Sterling, VA. The proposal needs only site plan approval. The Planning Commission will consider the Read More …