Public Hearings

September 24, 2020

The Caroline County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Services Center Auditorium, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia, to consider the following requests: 

TXT-13-2020: An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by Amending Article II, Definitions to repeal the definition of “Commercial Kennel” and add definitions for “Commercial Kennel-Indoor” and “Commercial Kennel-Outdoor”. 

TXT-14-2020: An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by amending Article IX, B-1 Business, Section 2, Uses Permitted by Right to add paragraph 32 “Commercial Kennel, Indoor” as a permitted use in the B-1 Zoning District. 

TXT-15-2020: An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by amending Article IX, Section 3, Uses Permitted by Special Exception to add paragraph 22 “Commercial Kennel, Outdoor” as a use permitted by Special Exception in the B-1 Zoning District. 

TXT-16-2020: An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by amending Article X, M-1 Industrial, Section 2, Uses Permitted by Right, to: 1) repeal paragraph 5, “Animal hospitals and kennels”; and 2) Replace paragraph 5 with “Animal Hospitals and Commercial Kennel, indoor”. 

TXT-17-2020: An Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance of Caroline County by amending Article X, M-1 Industrial, Section 3, Uses Permitted by Special Exception to add paragraph 24 “Commercial Kennel, Outdoor” as a use permitted by special exception in the M-1 zoning district. 

RZ-06-2020 – Johnson, Ernest & Yolanda, Owner/Applicant: Request a Rezoning from Rural Preservation, Conditional (with a density of one dwelling unit per 10 acres of land) to Rural Preservation, Unconditional, (with a density of one dwelling unit per 10 acres of land) on tax map #41-A-99A consisting 2.0 acres, more or less. This property is located at 12469 Paige Road, Woodford, Port Royal Voting District. Proposed Use: Residential. The 2030 Comprehensive Plan identifies this property as Agricultural Preservation with a density of one dwelling unit per 25 acres of land. The purpose of this rezoning is to remove all proffers associated with RZ-03-2012. 

Any persons desiring to be heard in favor of or in opposition to the above are hereby invited to be present at the Public Hearing. Copies of the above applications are on file in the Department of Planning & Community Development, 233 West Broaddus Avenue, Bowling Green, Virginia 22427. 

If weather or other conditions are such that it is determined to be hazardous for people’s safety to attend the Planning Commission meeting, the meeting shall be continued to the following Thursday at the same time and place.

 Michael A. Finchum Director of Planning & Community Development