Published 4:47 pm Thursday, April 21, 2011

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors will meet on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be heard, in the Circuit Courtroom at the Cumberland Courthouse in Cumberland, Virginia, to conduct a public hearing pursuant to Virginia Code Section 15.2-2204, which such hearing may be continued or adjourned, as required under applicable law, and to consider the following item and taking actions in furtherance thereof:

Conditional Use Permit No. 11-03, Jones Chapel Church – A request in accordance with Sec. 74-143 of the Cumberland County zoning ordinance to grant a conditional use permit to allow for the expansion of a pre-existing church. The applicant proposes to construct an addition in the form of a fellowship hall connected to the church by a covered walkway. The Board of Supervisors will also review conditions for the proposed expanded use. The request concerns the following property:

County Tax Map 39, Section A Parcel 7 with respect to approximately 1.00 acre more or less. The affected property is currently zoned A-2, Agricultural. The physical address of the parcel is 947 Trents Mill Road (Route 622), and the parcel is located on the south side of Route 622 approximately 200 feet west of the intersection of Trents Mill Road (Route 622) and Sports Lake Road (Route 672). The affected property is approximately one half (1/2) mile east of the Cumberland County and Buckingham County line. The property is located in Election District 2 and not within a growth area as designated in the County's Comprehensive Plan.

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Copies of the complete text of the above conditional use permit request and associated plan are available for public review at the office of the Cumberland County Planning Department, County Administration Building, 1 Courthouse Circle, Cumberland, Virginia and may be inspected between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm of each business day. The public is invited to attend this hearing at which persons affected may appear and present their views. Questions or comments may be directed to Mr. Bret Schardein, Planning & Zoning Technician, at (804) 492-3520. Persons with disabilities are urged to contact the County Administrator's Office at (804) 492-3625 at least five (5) days prior to the meeting to arrange for any necessary accommodations.