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JUNE 2017

Crozet Sports, a youth sports academy founded in 2018 and owned by local residents Justin and Jessica Byrd, has unveiled an ambitious proposal to build an 85,000-square-foot indoor sports facility in Old Trail. Citing local demand for additional training and educational space in Crozet as well as his desire to create a vital and active community hub, Justin Byrd is...
County planner Andrew Knuppel presented data on current and projected housing development and population estimates to the Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC) at its January 8 meeting. Using U.S. Census Bureau data from 2000 and 2010 and census estimates for 2018, Knuppel described strong population growth in and around Crozet. Crozet’s population doubled between 2000 and 2010, from 2,820 to...
Following Governor Ralph Northam’s 2019 promise to advance gun control laws in Virginia, newly elected state representatives have introduced a slew of bills aimed at restricting gun sales and ownership, including one in particular that has ignited a firestorm of opposition from citizens across the state. SB 16, introduced by Senator Richard Saslaw in November, would ban the purchase,...
A merry band of Crozet residents clambered aboard the Crozet Trolley for an informative Character Tour of Crozet on Saturday morning, October 26, after a welcome reception of coffee and bagels in the Crozet Square provided by the Albemarle County Planning Dept. A simultaneous Crozet Connectivity Tour aboard the Crozet Connect/Jaunt bus was joined by several members of the...
Representatives from the Crozet and Brownsville Elementaries and Henley Middle School PTO’s were on hand to share parent concerns about school overcrowding in advance of a School Board capital proposal to expand Crozet Elementary and redistribute students between the two elementary schools. The Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC) is considering passing a resolution in support of the School Board’s...
A public hearing on whether to extend the number of days transient lodgers may stay in Nelson County was held by the Planning Commission October 23. Interest by Devils Backbone Brewery in developing an extended stay campground brought the limitations of the current zoning ordinance to the attention of Dylan Bishop, director of planning and zoning.   The current definition...
White Hall Representation, A Difference In Mindset By Steve Harvey, candidate for the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors I’ve been asked, over and again—at debates, interviews and by hundreds of constituents – to delineate what differentiates me from my opponent. I’m always happy to address the question because the answer is central to this election and represents the heart and...

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Crozet Sports Proposes Indoor Sports Facility in Old Trail

Crozet Sports, a youth sports academy founded in 2018 and owned by local residents Justin and Jessica Byrd, has unveiled an ambitious proposal to...

County Planners Present Growth Management Report to CCAC

County planner Andrew Knuppel presented data on current and projected housing development and population estimates to the Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC) at its...

2nd Amendment Sanctuary Movement Sweeps State, Galvanizes Local Citizens

Following Governor Ralph Northam’s 2019 promise to advance gun control laws in Virginia, newly elected state representatives have introduced a slew of bills aimed...

Crozet Character Tour Highlights Local History

A merry band of Crozet residents clambered aboard the Crozet Trolley for an informative Character Tour of Crozet on Saturday morning, October 26, after...

Community Advisory Committee Hears Local PTO Concerns

Representatives from the Crozet and Brownsville Elementaries and Henley Middle School PTO’s were on hand to share parent concerns about school overcrowding in advance...

Nelson Considers Extended Stay Camping Zoning Change

A public hearing on whether to extend the number of days transient lodgers may stay in Nelson County was held by the Planning Commission...

Steve Harvey Campaign Statement

White Hall Representation, A Difference In Mindset By Steve Harvey, candidate for the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors I’ve been asked, over and again—at debates,...