Your Community Newspaper Serving Crozet and Western Albemarle County
70.4 F
crozet, us
Home Town Hall

Town Hall

JUNE 2017

Steve Harvey, the 35-year-old Outreach Director for the U.S. 5th Congressional District, will challenge Ann Mallek for the White Hall district representative seat on the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors this November. Harvey characterizes himself as a constitutional conservative with a strong libertarian streak, and is running on a small government, economic growth platform. An aspiring farmer, Harvey lives in...
In case you’ve been wondering what’s going on across Park Road from Claudius Crozet Park, wonder no more. Craig Builders is partnering with Stony Point Design/Build to create a new development of 26 single family, detached homes on 12 acres, with two streets that end in cul-de-sacs, and 3.5 acres of open space.  Stony Point—the developer of Dunlora and Dairy...
Crozet Volunteer Fire Department will hold a special meeting Tuesday, August 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the firehouse for all fire department members—whether active, inactive, or lifetime status—to detail how Albemarle County Fire and Rescue may support the CVFD with recruiting assistance and in establishing a plan for supplemental daytime career staffing during days/hours to be identified later. “The CVFD...
At the direction of Albemarle schools superintendent Matthew Haas, each of the 15 division schools that is named in honor of an individual (for example, J. T. Henley Middle School) will undergo a review of the name’s suitability in terms of “how faithful those designations are to the values of the school division,” according to a June county press...
Five years and more than 50 public engagements after developer Frank Stoner first introduced a bold plan for downtown Crozet’s former Barnes Lumber property, his vision is now a giant step closer to reality. The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed on June 19 to support the redevelopment project with a series of financial commitments toward road networks...
OneVirginia2021 is an independent nonpartisan commission created by the Virginia Senate in 2015 in an effort to eliminate gerrymandering of state legislative districts. Executive Director Brian Cannon provided an update on Virginia’s Redistricting Commission Proposal at a May 21 presentation about the redistricting process at North Branch School in Afton organized by Katrien Vance, an NBS middle school teacher.  Cannon...
JAUNT officials presented a set of “working draft schedules” for their forthcoming Crozet Connect bus service at the May 8 meeting of the Crozet Community Advisory Committee (CCAC). The team showed slides illustrating potential morning and evening bus stop locations and times for separate east and west lines on weekday mornings and afternoons. The service is slated to begin...

In this section

Steve Harvey Runs for White Hall Supervisor Seat

Steve Harvey, the 35-year-old Outreach Director for the U.S. 5th Congressional District, will challenge Ann Mallek for the White Hall district representative seat on...

Park Lane Development Under Way Across from Crozet Park

In case you’ve been wondering what’s going on across Park Road from Claudius Crozet Park, wonder no more. Craig Builders is partnering with Stony...

CVFD to Hold All-members Meeting August 27

Crozet Volunteer Fire Department will hold a special meeting Tuesday, August 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the firehouse for all fire department members—whether active,...

School Name Change Hearing Draws Passionate Cale Supporters

At the direction of Albemarle schools superintendent Matthew Haas, each of the 15 division schools that is named in honor of an individual (for...

Board Approves Funding for Downtown Crozet Plaza

Five years and more than 50 public engagements after developer Frank Stoner first introduced a bold plan for downtown Crozet’s former Barnes Lumber property,...

OneVirginia2021 Lays Out Plan to End Gerrymandering

OneVirginia2021 is an independent nonpartisan commission created by the Virginia Senate in 2015 in an effort to eliminate gerrymandering of state legislative districts. Executive...

JAUNT Refines Crozet Connect Commuter Routes, Timing

JAUNT officials presented a set of “working draft schedules” for their forthcoming Crozet Connect bus service at the May 8 meeting of the Crozet...