Published 4:26 pm Thursday, March 1, 2012

The Cumberland County Planning Commission will meet on Monday, March 19, 2012, at 6:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be heard in room C-8 of the Cumberland County Community Center located at the corner of Anderson Highway (Route 60) and Forest View Road (Route 628) 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. 11-08, Green Creek Baptist 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 back of the church. The Planning Commission will also review conditions for the proposed expanded use. The request concerns the following property:

County Tax Map 105, Section A Parcel 92 with respect to approximately 1.49 acres. The affected property is currently zoned A-2, Agricultural. The physical address of the parcel is 573 River Road (Route 600). The parcel is located adjacent to the intersection of Route 600 and Jamestown Road (Route 657). The property is located in Election District 5 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, proposed conditions and preliminary site 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 Ms. Rachel Falkenstein, Planner, 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.