Negotiations to Begin for 5th Street Hub & Trails Project

The Selection Committee conducted interviews with three short-listed consulting firms on March 28 for the Transportation Alternatives Project for the 5th Street Station Hub & Trails. Based on the Expression of Interest, Technical Presentations, and Questions and Answer session, the team ranked the three teams as follows: Land Planning & Design Associates (LPDA) EPR, [...]

2017-03-30T13:43:48+00:00 March 30th, 2017|

Planning and Zoning Committee – 6/28/2016 Meeting Agenda

Planning and Zoning Committee 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2016 TJPDC Water Street Center - 407 E Water Street, (directly next door to the TJPDC Offices) Click here to download the entire packet. To download individual items, click on the links below. Item Time Description 1 1:00-1:05 General Discussion: There will be time for general [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:47+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|

Livable Communities Planning Project

Introduction The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) was one of 45 awardees across the country selected for HUD's a Regional Planning Grant out of 225 submissions. As the lead applicant, TJPDC represented the Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), major partners including the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County, and the University of Virginia as [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:52+00:00 April 4th, 2012|

Northtown Trail Project

This document identifies a conceptual bicycle and pedestrian trail that will extend from the Charlottesville Downtown Mall to Lewis and Clark Drive in northern Albemarle County. The Northtown Trail Project examines the bicycling goals for both the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County and considers how a long distance trail could improve bicycle ridership in the City and County. [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:52+00:00 November 22nd, 2010|

Jefferson Area Eastern Planning Initiative

In the context of the Sustainability Accords, the Charlottesville- Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization and TJPDC decided to find new ways to handle the transportation demands of economic and population growth. The TJPDC won a grant from the Federal Highway Administration Transportation and Community and System Preservation (TCSP) program to conduct the Jefferson Area Eastern Planning Initiative (EPI) for the [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:52+00:00 February 21st, 2002|

1998 Sustainability Accords

The Thomas Jefferson Sustainability Council was created in 1994 by the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission. The diverse group of farmers, business people, foresters, environmentalists, developers and elected officials - 34 citizens representing the six localities of the district - was given the charge to "describe a future where our economic, human, social, [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:52+00:00 June 16th, 1998|