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November 02, 2012
A $500,000 mathematical error forced the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission to let go temporary workers and sparked questions among Charlottesville and Albemarle County staff about working with the agency, a committee has found. Appointed by the commission to investigate its use of a $1 million federal grant, the ...
August 15, 2012
In June, the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission released a Community Priorities Questionnaire designed to measure what issues residents from Charlottesville and Albemarle County consider most important for the future development of the area. According to those who responded to the survey, the No. 1 priority for residents of both ...
July 30, 2012
If you wanted to find out how Albemarle County’s planning goals compare with Charlottesville’s, until now you would have had to compare the two government’s Comprehensive Plans side by side — if you could even find them. On Monday, the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission publicly launched an ...
July 30, 2012
Our Comprehensive Plans describe a vision for how we experience this community: how we get around, where we live, the way our buildings look, where our green spaces are located, etc. But to a casual observer, trying to probe these massive documents for information can be cumbersome. The Local Plans ...
Local green thumbs and budding gardeners gathered recently to hear Michael Judd, author of “Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist" discuss best practices for landscapes that are pleasing to the eye, as well as the taste buds. The discussion has ...Vote Now