Growth and development update from Charlottesville Tomorrow’s Brian Wheeler (6-03-08)

On the June 3 edition of WINA’s “Charlottesville-Right Now!” Coy Barefoot speaks with Brian Wheeler, the Executive Director of Charlottesville Tomorrow. The topics include:

  • New water supply developments– The RSWA today received a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers authorizing the construction of the new dam re-approved at the last City Council meeting.
  • New bank on Route 29- Chevy Chase will be constructing a new branch on the corner of Emmett Street and Barracks Road
  • New shopping center discussion delayed– Planning Commission discussion on proposed Northtown Center deferred until June 17
  • Eastern Connector Update– The Eastern Connector Steering Committee has decided to recommend as their preferred alignment a four lane road through Pen Park connecting Rio Road to Route 20.