Community participation is an essential part of the development of these urban design guidelines. There are a number of ways in which the county is engaging with community stakeholders. See the list in the table below for past and upcoming opportunities to provide feedback.
Approximately 70 people attended the kick-off workshop and provided ideas about the desired character and appearance of the Richmond Highway corridor’s Community Business Centers.
|December 8, 2018|
Pop-Up STUDIOS and Online Survey
April 4th & 6th
Draft recommendations were shared with groups such as local HOAs, SFDC, MVCCA, and the Lee District Land Use Committee.
|October 2019 - December 2019|
|Draft Document Public Review
Opportunity to review and provide feedback on the draft Guidelines.
|December 2019 - January 2020||Stakeholder comments are being incorporated as appropriate to produce the final document.|
Select representatives from community groups and area professionals are providing on-going guidance to the county.
|Completion and Submission to the BOS for Endorsement||Spring 2020||Submission anticipated at the March 24, 2020 Board of Supervisors Hearing|
The Community Revitalization Section of the Fairfax County Department of Planning and Development facilitates strategic redevelopment and investment opportunities within targeted commercial areas that align with the community's vision and improve the economic vitality, appearance and function of those areas.