What’s coming up in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of 4/15?

What’s coming up in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of 4/15?

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 at 7pm today in Council chambers at City Hall. Up for discussion are a speed limit reduction and Stonehenge PUD critical slope waiver request, with a public hearing and voting on the long-debated Human Rights Commission.
  • The Albemarle County Planning Commission will meet at 6pm on Tuesday, April 16, in Lane Auditorium at the Albemarle County Office Building on McIntire. Commissioners will hold a work session for a Comprehensive Plan review, during which they’ll discuss the Monticello Watershed, updated capacity analysis, and explanation of recommended change to cash proffer policy for affordable housing
  • The Albemarle County Service Authority will meet at 9am on Thursday, April 18, at 168 Spotnap Rd. A public hearing will be held about the proposed 2014 Capital Improvement Program, the proposed FY 2013-2014 budget will be discussed, and the Rivanna River Basin Commission will make a request.
  • The Rivanna  Conservation Society will host a brown bag discussion forum at noon on Thursday, April 18, in the McIntire Room at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library. Department of Forestry’s Voluntary Mitigation Program Manager Greg Evans will speak about the importance of conserving and restoring forestland.