Public Hearings

CAROLINE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PUBLIC NOTICE

FY 2023-2028 SECONDARY SYSTEM SIX – YEAR IMPROVEMENT PLAN & FY 2023 SECONDARY ROAD CONSTRUCTION BUDGET

JOINT PUBLIC HEARING OF THE CAROLINE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS & THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

The Caroline County Board of Supervisors and the Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a joint public hearing, pursuant to Section 32.2-331 of the Code of Virginia, on the proposed FY 2023-2028 Secondary Road Six-Year Plan and the FY 2023 Secondary Road Construction Budget on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 beginning at 7:30 p.m. (or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard) in the Community Services Center Auditorium, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia. The Secondary Road Six-Year Improvement Plan represents the County’s secondary road improvement priorities through the year 2028. The FY 2023 Secondary Road Budget represents the first year of the Secondary Road Six-Year Improvement Plan.

Copies of the proposed plan and budget may be reviewed at the Department of Planning & Community Development, 233 West Broaddus Avenue, Bowling Green, VA 22427; online at www.co.caroline.va.us; or by appointment only at the Fredericksburg Residency Office of the Virginia Department of Transportation, 86 Deacon Rd., Fredericksburg, VA 22405. Call 540.899.4300 for an appointment. All interested individuals are invited to attend and present oral or written comments.

Those citizens with special needs are asked to contact County Administration at (804) 633-5380 at least 5 days prior to the hearing.

The meeting will be streamed live on the Internet via YouTube channel Caroline County Virginia Government at the following link: 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPjBwPjQnTZdfcy5ySZcqAg

BY THE CAROLINE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

CHARLES M. CULLEY, JR., COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR

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CAROLINE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PUBLIC HEARING

The Caroline County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 in the Community Services Center Auditorium, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia, to consider the following:

Beginning at 7:30 p.m.

SPEX-16-2021 – Pruitt Properties, Inc., Owner / Woodford Solar, LLC, Applicant: Request a Special Exception Permit in accordance with Article XVII, Section 13 (Standards for Special Use Permits) and Article XV, Section 23.9. The purpose of this special exception request is to modify Section 8.V.7 of Article XV and Section 23.9.12 of Article XV, to allow a minor solar energy project within an area in an identified 100-year flood plain. This project includes tax map #28-A-32 consisting of 348.5 acres, more or less. This property is located on Route 626 (Woodford Road), at its intersection with Route 638 (South River Road), Port Royal Voting District. The 2030 Comprehensive Plan designates this property as Agricultural Preservation/Flood Plain.

SPEX-17-2021 – Pruitt Properties, Inc., Owner / Woodford Solar, LLC, Applicant: Request a Special Exception Permit in accordance with Article XVII, Section 13 (Standards for Special Use Permits) and Article IV, Section 5.40 (Minor Solar Energy Project) of the Caroline County Zoning Ordinance on tax map numbers 28-A-32 consisting of 348.5 acres, more or less. This property is located on Route 626 (Woodford Road), at its intersection with Route 638 (South River Road), Port Royal Voting District. The 2030 Comprehensive Plan designates this property as Agricultural Preservation/Flood Plain. Proposed Use: Minor Solar Energy Facility (15 Mw).

RZ-02-2022 – Quality Land Group, LLC, Owner/Shawn Barnard (Double Down Outdoors, LLC), Applicant: Request a Rezoning from M-1 Industrial (no specified density) to B-1, Business, on tax map #85-A-38, consisting of 2.78 acres, more or less. This property is located at 25114 Richmond Turnpike (Route 301), Reedy Church Voting District. Proposed Use: Retail. The 2030 Comprehensive Plan designates this area as being Agricultural Preservation.

TXT-01-2021 - An Ordinance to amend the Subdivision Ordinance of Caroline County by Amending Section 2 Definitions to amend the definition of “Subdivision”. The purpose of this amendment is to exempt property acquired or created by the Board of Supervisors from the definition of a subdivision with regard to future division of the property.

TXT-02-2021 - An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by Amending Article XII, Lot Area & Other Dimensional Requirements, Section 2, Exemptions & Reductions, to exempt public facilities or utilities of Caroline County from lot size or other requirements as found in this section.

Any person desiring to be heard in favor of or in opposition to the request is hereby invited to be present at the public hearing. Those citizens with special needs are asked to contact County Administration at (804) 633-5380 at least 5 days prior to the hearing.

A copy of the above application is on file at the Department of Planning & Community Development, 233 West Broaddus Avenue, Bowling Green, Virginia 22427; 804.633.4303. 

The meeting will be streamed live on the Internet via YouTube channel Caroline County Virginia Government at the following link:

 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPjBwPjQnTZdfcy5ySZcqAg

Charles M. Culley, Jr.

County Administrator