What’s coming up in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of 5/20?

What’s coming up in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of 5/20?

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 in the comments section.

  • The Charlottesville City Council will hold a regular meeting at 7pm Monday, May 20 at City Hall. On the agenda is the second reading of a long-debated human rights ordinance, a public hearing on the adoption of the Comprehensive Plan, an ordinance and resolution on the Stonehenge planned unit development, and much more.
  • The city’s Board of Architectural Review meets at 5:30pm Tuesday at City Hall. One interesting application among those on the agenda: A request to add a seating area at the Charlottesville Pavilion. 
  • The Albemarle County Planning Commission meets at 6pm Tuesday in Lane Auditorium at the County Office Building on McIntire. Public hearing items on the agenda include the conversion of a house to a church in the Samuel Miller district and two cell tower requests.
  • The Metropolitan Planning Organization meets from 4-6pm Wednesday at the Water Street Center. Up for discussion: the Unified Planning and Work Program (UPWP), the Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP), and plenty of other acronyms.