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 meets Monday, May 6, at 7pm in the Council Chambers in City Hall. Up for discussion this week: Hillsdale Drive improvements, a quarterly update from the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority, the Rivanna River Basin Commission’s annual Watershed Snapshot, and an update from the City’s Department of Parks & Recreation. A group of UVA students will also give a presentation called “Ways out of Poverty.”
- Every Tuesday until May 14 is Women’s Bike Night, a free event hosted by Charlottesville Community Bikes for women who want to learn more about their bicycles and get to know other cyclists. Meet at Community Bikes at 5pm on Tuesday, May 7, and learn how to evaluate your bearing adjustment. The second half of the class will be open shop time for women only.
- The Albemarle County Planning Commission meets at 6pm on Tuesday, May 7 in Lane Auditorium at the County Office Building on McIntire. The Commission will have a Comprehensive Plan update, and discuss land use for the county’s rural and development areas, and housing.
- The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will meet at 6pm on Wednesday, May 8, in Lane Auditorium at the County Office Building on McIntire. Up for discussion are a Special Use Permit for a private school, rezoning for the Church of Christ Our Saviour, a fire protection ordinance, and zoning of personal wireless service facilities.