REVISED

ARLINGTON COUNTY BOARD MEETING 
Saturday, June 9, 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

    1. Use Permits

      1. U-2982-00-1 Use Permit Review Borromeo Housing, Inc. to discontinue operation of a dormitory for single mothers and their children; on premises known as 600 North Abingdon Street.
         
        C.M. Recommendation: Discontinue

      2. U-2979-00-1 Use Permit Review family day care home; on premises known as 2014 South Langley Street.

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

      3. U-2980-00-1 Use Permit Review family day care home; on premises known as 407 South Pershing Drive.

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

      4. U-2318-81-2 Use Permit Review transitional parking lot; on premises known as 700 North Piedmont Street.

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

      5. U-2913-97-1 Use Permit Review principal office of a physician; on premises known as 437 North Park Drive. (Dr. Martin Lee)

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

      6. U-2953-98-1 Use Permit Review live entertainment in a restaurant; on premises known as 3007 Columbia Pike. (El Puerto)

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

      7. U-2152-78-5 Use Permit Amendment request for preschool for eighty-five children; on premises known as 1125 North Patrick Henry Drive. (Westover Baptist Church)

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

      8. U-2861-95-1/U-2886-96-3 Use Permit Review (Whitlow's on Wilson)

        1. U-2861-95-1 Use Permit Review live entertainment in a restaurant on premises known as 2854 Wilson Boulevard. (Whitlow's on Wilson)

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

        2. U-2886-96-3 Use Permit Review outdoor restaurant seating; on premises known as 2854

          Wilson Boulevard. (Whitlow's on Wilson) C.M. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in staff report.  

    2. Site Plan Amendments  

      1.   SP-105-01-1 Site Plan Amendment for comprehensive sign plan to add 3 signs; on premises known as 1201 South. Joyce Street. (Pentagon Row)

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

    3. Request to Advertise

      1. Request to advertise for a public hearing to be held on June 30, 2001, for the purpose of changing the ordinance on polling places, redefining the precinct boundaries, changing some boundaries, and creating two new polling places.

        * [ additional attachment ]

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

      2. Request to advertise for a public hearing to be held on July 28, 2001, to amend the Arlington Bicycle Transportation Plan to add a bike lane network and to amend the Street Master Plan to reduce the number of through lanes on certain streets.

        * [ additional attachment ]

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

      3. Request to advertise for a public hearing to be held on July 28, 2001, for an ordinance to establish bike lanes.

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

    4. Appropriation

      1. Appropriation of consumer support services funds from the Virginia Department of mental health, mental retardation, and substance abuse services.

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

      2. Appropriation of additional funds for youth substance abuse treatment.

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

      3. Appropriation of funds to enhance the provision of medicare insurance counseling.

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

      4. Appropriation of funds from the Virginia Department of mental health, mental retardation, and substance abuse services to assist in the implementation of the performance and outcome measurement system. (POMS)

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

      5. Appropriation of funds for respite services for children and their families.

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

      6. Appropriation of federal funds for a youth tobacco reduction initiative.

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

      7. Appropriation of Fiscal Year (FY) 2002 general fund contingent and community development block grant program (CDBG) unprogrammed funds for the Shirlington Employment and Education Center at 2701 South Nelson Street.

        * [ additional attachment ]

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

    5. Reimbursement resolution declaring the county's equipment financing intention.

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

    6. Consideration of the financing of Arlington Hospital Association projects industrial development authority of Arlington County.

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

    7. Ordinance amendment to section 36 administration and procedures of the Arlington County zoning ordinance to recover more of the cost associated with inspecting and enforcing certificate of occupancy (C.O.) applications.

      P.C. Recommendation: Approve as recommended in the "Draft" staff report dated May 25, 2001.

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

    8. Approve an award of a contract for the construction of the Lorcom Lane and North Randolph Street improvements between North Vacation Lane and North Military Road.

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

    9. Approval of an amendment to an agreement to construct roadway, sidewalk and water main improvements on 31 st Street South, from South Eads Street to South Grove Street.

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

    10. Ordinance to vacate portion of surface easement of public street, sidewalk, and public utilities, and various easements of utilities and access, on parcel X-2A-1, South Washington Industrial Subdivision, on Block Bounded by South Clark Street, 20 th Street South, Crystal Drive, 18 th St. South (Crystal City Retail).

      P.C. Recommendation: The Commission finds that the vacations are substantially in accord with the adopted Comprehensive Plan and applicable parts thereof.

      C.M. Recommendation: Defer consideration of the requested vacation until June 30, 2001 County Board meeting.

    11. Amendments to the school appropriations for FY 2002 to reflect budget changes to the community activities fund.

      * [ additional attachment ]

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

    12. Ordinance to establish a policy for approving temporary banner-type signs attached to poles and hung across the public right of way to announce major public events to be held in the county or banner type signs at the location of such an event.

      C.M. Recommendation: Authorize advertisement of a public hearing on June 30, 2001.

    13. Ordinance to vacate portion of alley on Block 8 Alcova Heights, between 825 & 831 South Monroe Street, with conditions.

      P.C. Recommendation: Defer Action for one (1) month to insure that interested citizen and the Civic Association have been notified.

      C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the July 28, 2001 County Board Meeting.

    14. GLUP/Rezoning/Site Plan/Vacation(Navy League)

      1. 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 the block bounded by Wilson Boulevard, North Adams Street, Clarendon Boulevard and North Wayne Street. (Navy League Building)

        C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the June 30, 2001, County Board Meeting.

      2. Z-2478-01-1 Rezoning Request of The Navy League Building, LLC, by Charles L. Robinson, Board Manager, for a change in land classification 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. The "R-5" district permits development of one-family dwelling units at 8.7 units per acre (minimum lot size of 5,000 sq. ft.) and restricted two-family dwelling units at 10 units per acre. This district is compatible with the "Low" residential (1 - 10 units per acre) designation on the GLUP. The "C-2" district permits development of a variety of retail, service and office uses intended to serve a broad-based community. This district is compatible with the "Service Commercial" designation on the GLUP. The "C-O" district permits office, retail, and hotel development up to 3.8 FAR, multiple-family dwellings up to 4.8 FAR. This district is compatible with the "High Office-Apartment-Hotel" designation on the GLUP;on premises known as 2300, 2330, 2334 Wilson Boulevard. (RPC #18005008, -009, -010, -045, -046)

        C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the June 30, 2001, County Board Meeting.

      3. SP #351 Site Plan Request of The Navy League Building, LLC, by Charles L. Robinson, Board Manager, for approx. 214,350 sq.ft. g.f.a. office building with assoc. modification of use regulations; premises known as 2300, 2330, 2334 Wilson Boulevard. (RPC #18005008, -009, -010, -045, -046)

        C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the June 30, 2001, County Board Meeting.

      4. Ordinance to Vacate public alley, portion of public alley, and storm drain easement on Block 3, Courtlands, on block bounded by Clarendon Boulevard, North Adams Street, Wilson Boulevard, North Wayne Street. (Navy League Building)

        C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the June 30, 2001, County Board Meeting.

    15. General Land Use Plan Amendment/Advertisement (George Mason University)

      1. General Land Use Plan Amendment from "Low" Office-Apartment-Hotel (1.5 FAR Office Density, 72 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. (George Mason University).

        P.C. Recommendation: Defer General Land Use Plan Amendment request to the County Board meeting of July 28, 2001 and the Planning Commission meeting of July 16, 2001, as recommended in the "Draft" County Manger's report of May 17, 2001.

        Defer to the July 28, 2001 County Board Meeting

      2. Request to advertise for a public hearing to be held on July 28, 2001, for the 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 Lincoln Street, Washington Boulevard, North Kirkwood Road and Fairfax Drive. (George Mason University)

        C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the July 28, 2001 County Board Meeting.

    16. General Land Use Plan Amendment from "High" office-apartment-hotel (up to 3.8 FAR 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) and designate the site as a "special affordable housing protection district" and add note. North Courthouse Road. Clarendon Boulevard., North 16 th Street, North Scott Street and North 15 th Street.(Odyssey)

      C.M. Recommendation: Defer to the July 28, 2001 County Board Meeting.

    17. Minutes

  7. SP #190 Site Plan Amendment to allow existing rooftop sign to be lighted; on premises known as 1100 North Glebe Road. (CACI, Inc.)

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

             
  8. Rezoning/Site Plan(1831 Rosslyn Associates)

    1. Z-2473-01-1 Rezoning Request of 1831 Rosslyn Ascs., LLC, from "C-O" Commercial Office Building, Hotel and Multiple-Family Dwelling District to "C-O-Rosslyn" Commercial Office Building, Retail, 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; compatible with "High Office-Apartment-Hotel" on GLUP. "C-O-Rosslyn" permits office, retail, hotel, and multiple-family dwelling development up to 10.0 FAR; compatible with "High Office-Apartment-Hotel" and "High" Residential on GLUP when located within "Rosslyn Coordinated Redevelopment District"; premises known as 1850 North. Fort. Myer Drive. (RPC# 16-022-001)

      P.C. Recommendation: (1) Approve the rezoning and site plan amendment, subject to the conditions of the draft County Manager's report dated May 25, 2001, and add some rooftop embellishment to the building within the overall height limit of 300 feet. (2) The Planning Commission finds that the proposed vacations are substantially in accord with the Comprehensive Plan and would recommend that they be approved if the subject rezoning and site plan are approved.

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

    2. SP #19 Site Plan Amendment Request of 1831 Rosslyn Ascs., LLC, to construct multiple-family dwelling approx. 567,000 sq. ft. g.f.a. and height of 300 ft.; premises known as 1850 North. Fort. Myer Drive. (RPC# 16-022-001)

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

      P.C. Recommendation: (1) Approve the rezoning and site plan amendment, subject to the conditions of the draft County Manager's report dated May 25, 2001, and add some rooftop embellishment to the building within the overall height limit of 300 feet. (2) The Planning Commission finds that the proposed vacations are substantially in accord with the Comprehensive Plan and would recommend that they be approved if the subject rezoning and site plan are approved
    3. Ordinance to Vacate a portion of public utility easement, 10 feet temporary easement for water main and public street and utility easement along North Nash Street.

  9. Additional Items  

    A. Appropriation for the Bicentennial Celebration

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

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