REVISED
ARLINGTON COUNTY BOARD MEETING

Saturday, July 28, 2001
Meeting Agenda

8:30 A.M. Public Comments, Reports
9:00 A.M. Public Hearings or as
Soon thereafter as matters
May be heard

Analysis of Contingent Accounts

1. Public Comment

2. County Board Reports

3. Appointments

4. Regional Reports

5. County Manager Report

Public Hearing Items Begin No Earlier than 9:00 A.M.

6. Consent Items
A. Use Permits
1. U-2640-89-3 Use Permit Amendment extend live entertainment to expanded space next door and allow dancing, increase hours of live entertainment on Friday & Saturday 9:00 pm to 1:30 am and Tuesday through Thursday 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm; on premises known as 501 North Randolph Street (Tutto Bene Restaurant)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve, subject to amended conditions #1 and #2, additional condition#3 of the staff report, and with a review in six (6) months. (January 2002)

2. U-2918-97-1 Use Permit Review to permit the location of a telecommunications facility on premises known as 2400 South 18th Street (Army-Navy Country Club)

C.M. Recommendation: Defer to October 13, 2001, County Board Meeting

3. U-2588-88-2 Use Permit Review for Live entertainment from 8:00 pm to 12:30 am Sunday and Tuesday through Thursday, and 9:00 pm to 1:30 am, Friday and Saturday; on premises known as 2051 Wilson Boulevard (Ireland’s Four Courts Restaurant)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

4. U-2773-93-1 Use Permit Review for Live entertainment in restaurant from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am Friday.and Saturday; on premises known as 2900 Columbia Pike (Bohsali Lebanese Cuisine)

C.M. Recommendation: Discontinue.

5. U-2915-97-1 Use Permit Review to permit Live entertainment and customer dancing in a restaurant, Fridays. - Saturdays, from 10:00 pm to 2:00 am; on premises known as 5123- 5125 Lee Highway (Thai Thai Restaurant)

C.M. Recommendation: Discontiue

6. U-2952-98-1 Use Permit Review for Live entertainment in restaurant (Karaoke) 5 days per week 10:00 pm to 2:00 am; on premises known as 307 North Glebe Road. (Golden Axe Inc./Bangkok Siam)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report

7. U-2983-00-1 Use Permit Review for the operation of a recycling drop-off center with two (2) to four (4) roll-on/roll-off containers; on premises known as 5th Road North and North Quincy Street (Arlington County Department of Environmental Services)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report

8. U-2679-90-1 Use Permit Review Live entertainment Sundays from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Monday - Thursday 9:00 pm to 12:00 am, and Fridays and Saturdays 9:00 pm to 1:00 am; on premises known as 2711 Wilson Boulevard (Galaxy Hut)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report

B . Site Plan Amendments
1. SP #105 Site Plan Amendment Street Retail, Inc., install seasonal banners on light poles, 7 days a week, 24 hours/day; on premises known as 900 Army Navy Drive, 1101, 1201, 1301 South Joyce Street (Pentagon Row)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve the site plan amendment for seasonal banners on light poles, subject to the condition of the staff report.

2. SP #244 Site Plan Amendment Verizon Virginia, Inc., to construct an additional story onto an existing structure; on premises known as 400 South 11th Street (Verizon Central Office)

P.C. Recommendation: Defer to the August 27, 2001 Planning Commission and the September 8, 2001 County Board meeting.

C.M. Recommendation: Defer until the August 27, 2001 Planning Commission meeting and the September 8, 2001 County Board meeting.

3. SP #249 Site Plan Amendment National Rural Electric Cooperative Asc., add 4,055 sq. ft. storage , mailroom, computer room space within garage; add. of architectural arch connecting 2 NRECA buildings; on premises known as 4301, 4401 Wilson Boulevard (NRECA)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve, subject to all previous conditions.

C . Vacation Request
1. Ordinance to vacate portion of alley on Block 8, Alcova Heights , on premises known as 825 & 831 South Monroe Street.

P.C. Recommendation: The Commission finds that the vacation is substantially in accord with the adopted Comprehensive Plan and applicable parts thereof, but recommends that written endorsements from the adjacent property owners and the Alcova Heights Civic Association be provided to the County Board before the Board acts on this proposal.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

2. Ordinance to vacate portion of surface easement for public street, sidewalk, public utilities , Parcel X-2A-1, South Washington Industrial Subdivision, and Easements For Utilities & Access, Parcels A-4, A-3, A-10-A, A-30-A, A-41 of Resubdivision of Property of Washington Brick & Terra-Cotta Co. & Rebecca Ross Lipscomb Estate (Crystal City Retail).

D . Amendment to reenact, and recodify Section 26-1 and 26-5 of the Code of Arlington County , Virginia, to provide the County Manager with the explicit authority to adopt rules and regulations governing discharges into the County's Storm Sewer System and State Waters.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

E. Amendment to Section 57-11 of the Code of Arlington County , Virginia, to establish a uniform schedule of civil penalties for violation of the county's Erosion and Sediment Control Ordinance.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

F. Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan-the Master Transportation Plan - Part 1 , to delete Fairfax Drive as through connection between North Taft Street. and Troy Street

C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the August 27, 2001 Planning Commission meeting and the September 22, 2001 County Board meeting.

G. Request for FY2003 Federal Transportation Funds .

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report

H. Architectural and Engineering ("A&E") Design Services for renovation and expansion of the Arlington Arts Center (AAC) at the Historic Maury School , on premises known as 3550 Wilson Boulevard.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

I. Naming of new park in the 6000 Block of Wilson Boulevard , "Powhatan Springs Park"

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

J. Dedication of a Plaque and bench in Rock Spring Park for Joy Peters .

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

K.

1. Z-2479-01-1 Rezoning:Edgemoore Land LLC, from "C-2" Service Commercial-Community Business Districts , "C-0-1.0" Commercial Office Building, Hotel and Apartment Districts, and "R-5" One-Family, Restricted Two-Family Dwelling Districts to "R-C" Apartment Dwelling and Commercial Districts; 4105 North Fairfax Drive, 1004, 1008, 1016 North Randolph Street

P.C. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the rezoning and site plan to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27, 2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the rezoning and site plan to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27, 2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001.

2. SP #352 Site Plan Approval Edgemoore Land LLC, for residential building with 99,085 sq. ft. of residential gross floor area (g.f.a.) and 3,936 sq. ft. retail g.f.a., modifications of use regulations to permit up to 50% compact parking spaces, exclusions from density calculations for approx. 1,897 sq. ft. of basement storage and approx. 1,065 sq. ft. of mechanical closets within units, and outdoor restaurant seating; 4105 North Fairfax Drive, 1004, 1008, 1016 North Randolph Street.

P.C. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the rezoning and site plan to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27, 2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the rezoning and site plan to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27, 2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001

L . GP-275-01-1 General Land Use Plan Amendments for Eastern Portion of block bounded by N. Courthouse Rd, Clarendon Blvd, North 16th Street, North Scott Street, North15th Street (Oddysey)
1. Change designation from "High" Office-Apartment-Hotel (Up to 3.8 FAR (floor area ratio) Office; 4.8 FAR Residential; 3.8 FAR Hotel) and "High-Medium" Residential (up to 3.24 FAR Residential) to "High" Residential (up to 3.8 FAR Hotel; up to 4.8 FAR Residential)

P.C. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27,2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Defer the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment to the Planning Commission meeting of August 27, 2001 and to the County Board meeting of September 8, 2001.

2. Designate site "Special Affordable Housing Protection District" and add Note 13

P.C. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment to the Planning Commission meeting on August 27,2001 and the County Board meeting on September 8, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Defer the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment to the Planning Commission meeting of August 27, 2001 and to the County Board meeting of September 8, 2001.

3. Ordinance to vacate 10 foot storm sewer easement across Lots 37 & 38, block on premises known as 1 Fort Myer Heights

C.M. Recommendation: Take no action

M . Authorize to execute documents for U.S. EPA grant funds for the study and improvement of Four Mile Run.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

N. Appropriations

1. Authorize the County Manager to apply for the Criminal Justice Services TRIAD 2001 Crime Prevention Program grant application

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

2. Approve the award of an architectural and Engineering (A&E) Design Services Contract for Professional Services to Implement the approved master plan for Barcroft Park at 4100 South Four Mile Run Drive.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

3. Approve the award of a contract for the construction of the Columbia Pike and South Dinwiddie Street Streetscape project between Arlington Mill Drive and South Greenbriar Street.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report

4. Approve an award of a contract for the cleaning and lining of water mains at various locations in the Fairlington-Shirlington Neighborhood

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

5. Approve the Award of a Contract to Rehabilitate the Fort Barnard Ground Water Storage Tank.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

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7 . General Land Use Plan Amendment, Rezoning, Site Plan, Vacation and Agreement of Sale for Property known as Block 3, the Courtlands (Navy League)
A. General Land Use Plan Amendment from "High" Residential (up to 4.8 FAR Residential; 3.8 FAR Hotel) to "High" Office-Apartment-Hotel (up to 4.8 FAR Residential; 3.8 FAR Office; 3.8 FAR Hotel) for block bounded by Wilson Boulevard, North Adams Street., Clarendon Boulevard, North Wayne Street

P.C. Recommendation: Approve the proposed General Land Use Plan Amendment

C.M. Recommendation: Approve the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment and rezoning request.

B. Z-2478-01-1 Rezoning LLC, from "C-2" Service Commercial-Community Business Districts and "R-5" One-Family, Restricted Two-Family Dwelling Districts to "C-O" Commercial Office Building, Hotel and Multiple-Family Dwelling Districts. "R-5" permits one-family dwelling units at 8.7 units per acre (min. lot size of 5,000 sq. ft.) and restricted two-family dwelling units at 10 u/a; compatible with "Low" Residential (1-10 u/a) on General Land Use Plan (GLUP). "C-2" permits variety of retail, service and office uses intended to serve broad-based community; compatible with "Service Commercial" on GLUP. "C-O" permits office, retail, and hotel up to 3.8 FAR, multiple-family dwellings up to 4.8 FAR; compatible with "High Office-Apartment-Hotel" on GLUP; 2300, 2330, 2334 Wilson Boulevard (RPC #18005008, -009, -010, -045, -046)

P.C. Recommendation: Approve the proposed rezoning request.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve the proposed General Land Use Plan amendment and rezoning request

C. SP #351 Site Plan Approval LLC, for approx. 214,350 sq. ft. g.f.a. office building ; 2300, 2330, 2334 Wilson Boulevard (RPC #18005008, -009, -010, -045, -046)

P.C. Recommendation: Approve the site plan as recommended in the County Manger's Draft report dated July 12, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve the site plan for an office building with ground floor retail, subject to the conditions of the staff report.

D. Ordinance to vacate a portion of a public alley , and a 10 foot storm drain easement on Block 3, the Courtlands, on the block bounded by Clarendon Boulevard, North Adams Street, Wilson Boulevard, and North Wayne Street with conditions.

P.C. Recommendation: The proposed vacation will be in accord with the applicable parts of the Comprehensive Plan assuming the County Board approves the General Land Use Plan amendment, Rezoning, and Site Plan approval requests.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

E. Approval of an Agreement of Sale, option agreement and deed of ground lease between the County Board and The Navy League Building, LLC, for County property located on block 3, the Courtlands; the block bounded by Clarendon Boulevard, North Adams Street, Wilson Boulevard, and North Wayne Street.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

8 . County/Schools Joint-Use Policy, with Specific Projects for the Arlington Mill Center, Langston-Brown Center, and Reed Elementary School/Westover Library

Attachment 1
Attachment 2

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

9. U-3007-01-1 Use Permit request to demolish and replace multi-use County facility for continuing education, high school, head start, and community center; on premises known as 4854 Lee Highway (Langston-Brown Education and Recreation Center)

P.C. Recommendation: Approve the use permit as recommended in the Draft County Manager's report dated July 12, 2001.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve, subject to the conditions of the staff report with a review in one (1) year following issuance of a certificate of occupancy.

10. Adoption of an Appendix to the County's 1994 Arlington Bicycle Transportation plan to establish a plan for bicycle lanes and adoption of amendments to the Comprehensive Plan 1986 Master Transportation Plan.

Attachment

P.C. Recommendation: Recommend approval of Appendix D, Arlington Bicycle Lane Network to the 1994 Arlington Bicycle Transportation Plan of the Comprehensive Plan. The Commission failed to adopt any recommendation regarding the amendments to the Comprehensive Plan, 1986, Master Transportation Plan-Part 1, to reduce the number of travel lanes on five arterials.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

11. Ordinance to amend, reenact, recodify Chapter 14.2 (Motor Vehicles & Traffic) of Arlington County Code to add new section 14.2-65.1 re designation of bicycle lanes along portions of designated streets: Patrick Henry Drive (Wilson Boulevard to North George Mason Drive), North. Rhodes Street (Arlington Boulevard to Wilson Boulevard), North Scott Street.(Lee Highway.to Key Boulevard),Yorktown Boulevard (North George Mason Drive to 26th Street North),Key Boulevard (North Scott Street to North Nash Street), North Veitch Street (Lee Highway to Wilson Boulevard) South Abingdon Street (31st Street to 34th Street) 34th Street South (South Abingdon Street to South Stafford Street) South Stafford Street (34th Street South to 32nd Road South) and South Eads Street (South Glebe Road.to 23rd Street South).

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

12. General Land Use Plan Amendments, Rezoning and Site Plan approval for property located ate 3422, 3434, 3436, 3444 North Washington Boulevard (George Mason University Foundation)

A. General Land Use Plan Amendment from "Low" Office-Apartment-Hotel (1.5 FAR Office Density, 72 units per acre (u/a) Apartment Density, up to 110 u/a Hotel Density) to "Public" (Parks - local, regional, and federal, Schools - public, Parkways, major unpaved rights-of-way, Libraries and Cultural Facilities, or to "High" Office-Apartment- Hotel (3.8 FAR Office Density, up to 4.8 FAR Apartment Density, up to 3.8 FAR Hotel Density) for properties on the south side of Washington Boulevard generally located mid-block between North Monroe Street and North Kirkwood Road

P.C. Recommendation: Approve a General Land Use Plan Amendment to Public.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve a General Land Use Plan amendment to re-designate the subject property "Public" (Parks-local, regional and federal, Schools-public, Parkways, major unpaved rights-of-way, Libraries and Cultural Facilities.

B. General Land Use Plan Amendment to change "Special Coordinated Mixed-Use District" note on Plan (Note #3) associated with block bounded by North. Monroe Street, North Lincoln Street., Washington Boulevard., North Kirkwood Road., and Fairfax Drive.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve a General Land Use Plan amendment to change the "Special Coordinated Mixed-Use District" note on the General Land Use Plan (Note #3) associated with the block bounded by North Monroe Street, North Lincold Street., Washington Boulevard, North Kirkwood Road, and Fairfax Drive.

C. Z-2476-01-1 Rezoning from "C-2" Service Commercial - Community Business Districts to "C-O" Commercial Office Building, Hotel and Multiple-Family Dwelling District. "C-O" district permits office, retail, hotel up to 3.8 FAR, multiple-family dwellings up to 4.8 FAR (FAR); 3422, 3434, 3436, 3444, North Washington Boulevard (RPC# 15-087-005, 15-087-006,15-087-007, 15-087-008)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve a rezoning from "C-2" Service Commercial-Community Business Districts to "C-O-2.5" Commercial Office Building, Hotel and Multiple-Family Dwelling Districts.

D. SP #349 Site Plan Approval Campus, LLC, for approx. 193,000 sq. ft. office , 17,000 sq. ft. retail, (7 stories with parking garage); 3422, 3434, 3436, 3444 North Washington Boulevard.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve if the Housing Reserve Fund contribution is resolved and subject to the conditions of the staff report.

13. U-2984-00-1 Use Permit Review Live entertainment in restaurant , 7 days/week, 6:00 pm to 2:00 am, Monday. - Friday, and 11:00 am to 2:00 am, Saturday and Sunday on premises known as 3185 Wilson Boulevard (Clarendon Ballroom, L.L.C.)

C.M. Recommendation: Continue, subject to all previous conditions and with a review in one (1) year. (July 2002).

14. U-2164-78-1 Use Permit Amendment to expand an existing electric substation ; on premises known as 1027, 1031, 1037 North Nelson Street, 1030, 1034 North Monroe Street (Virginia Power).

C.M. Recommendation: Approve, subject to all previous conditions and new conditions #6 through #8 of the staff report with a review in one (1) year following issuance of a certificate of occupancy.

15. SP #106 (SP-3) Site Plan Amendment Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications, Inc ., to convert approx. 4,485 sq. ft. retail space to office use; on premises known as 2775 South Quincy Street (WETA)

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in the staff report.

16. SP #190 Site Plan Amendment CACI International, Inc, Tenant, a request to amend the comprehensive sign plan for Ballston Plaza by allowing illumination of an existing rooftop sign facing I-66 and located on premises known as 1100 North Glebe Road

C.M. Recommendation: Deny the request to illuminate the rooftop sign (CACI) on the west face of the Ballston Plaza III building.

17. Naming of the Department of Human Services Offices at 3033 Wilson Boulevard.

C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.

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