UPDATE: What’s happening in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of March 17

UPDATE: What’s happening in Charlottesville and Albemarle the week of March 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 in the comments section.

Take note—the weather may shift the below schedule. Check back with us for cancellations and updates, and follow us on Twitter (@cvillenews_desk) for the latest.

  • The Albemarle County Board of Architectural Review meets at 1pm Monday at the County Office Building on McIntire Road.
  • Albemarle County Supervisors are planning community meetings to discuss the county budget and proposed tax increase this week. Ken BoydThursday, March 20, 6:30-8:30pm at the Stony Point Elementary School Cafeteria; Saturday, March 22 from 8:30-11:30 at Stony Point Elementary; Wednesday, March 26, 6:30-8:30pm at the Hollymead Elementary School Auditorium. Liz PalmerSaturday, March 22, 10:00 – 11:30 am at the B.F. Yancey Elementary School Cafeteria; Monday, March 24, 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the Red Hill Elementary School Cafeteria; Tuesday, March 25, 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the Meriwether Lewis Elementary School Cafeteria. Brad Sheffield: Tuesday, March 18, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, at the Agnor-Hurt Elementary School Gym; Thursday, March 20, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, at the CATEC Auditorium; Saturday, March 22, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, at The Senior Center; Tuesday, March 25, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, at the Woodbrook Elementary School Cafeteria. Jane Dittmar (with Liz Palmer): Tuesday, March 18, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Monticello High School Forum. Dittmar’s scheduled Monday town hall in Scottsville has been cancelled.
  • The Charlottesville City Council meets from 7-11pm Monday at City Hall. The agenda includes a public hearing on the 2015 budget and the Rivanna quarterly update.
  • The Charlottesville Board of Architectural Review meets at 5:30pm Tuesday. Included on the long agenda: consideration of the plans for the new facade on what will be the Violet Crown Theater on the Downtown Mall.
  • The Albemarle County Planning Commission meets from 6-9pm Tuesday in Lane Auditorium at the County Office Building.
  • The City of Charlottesville holds a community budget forum from 7-9pm Wednesday at CitySpace on the Downtown Mall.


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