Planning & Development


Building up the city

A look at what went down (and up!) in 2022

House hunt

South First Street family struggling to find new housing

Murky waters

County removes stream from map—then puts it back

Permanent solution

Shelter will shut down for affordable housing construction

In brief

Collective bargaining approved Charlottesville City Council unanimously passed a long-awaited collective bargaining...

Deadly shortcut 

Residents call for improvements to East High Street


County cracks down on Charlottesville Oil

In brief

Re-Fashioned Square After years of increasing vacancies and rumors of big development plans, Fashion Square Mall has...

Zoned out 

Planning commission votes against controversial Locust Grove rezoning

Fuming over FLUM

Concerned citizens pen letter criticizing ‘upzoning’