Planning & Development

Neighbors of the new Shops at Stonefield, including landlords and business owners, are concerned about the area’s new traffic patterns. A concrete median prevents left-hand turns onto Swanson Drive off Hydraulic Road, making it difficult to access Nuckols Insurance and other small businesses. Photo: Jack Looney

Neighbors complain about traffic patterns near Stonefield

Most shoppers and movie-goers in town are thrilled to have easy access to Trader Joe’s and the Regal Stadium 14. But new traffic patterns around the massive shopping center—which still hasn’t opened entirely—are causing backups and accidents. Residents and business owners who frequent the area for reasons besides a jar of sunflower seed butter or […]

Notes from the news desk. File photo.

What’s coming up in Charlottesville the week of 12/17

Each week, the news team takes a look at upcoming meetings and events in Charlottesville and Albemarle we think you should know about. Consider it a look into our datebook, and be sure to share newsworthy happenings, too. The Albemarle County Architectural Review Board has CANCELLED its previously scheduled 1pm meeting on Monday, December 17. […]