Albemarle County Press Release
Albemarle County will provide information and an opportunity to talk to staff regarding two major projects underway in the County – the new Northside Library and new convenience centers – at a joint open house to be held on Wednesday, October 9, from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. in the second floor lobby and Room 235 of the County Office Building on McIntire Road. The open house will be held immediately prior to work sessions on both of the issues with the Board of Supervisors beginning at 3:15 p.m. to allow the public an opportunity to view the materials and talk to staff before the work sessions begin.
The Northside Library project will provide a permanent location for the Northside Library at 705 Rio Road (former Phillips Building) and also will provide long-term County warehouse/ storage space at a significant cost savings to the County. Following two public meetings, the consultant has developed preliminary design concepts. At the open house, the public will have an opportunity to:
Information on this project is available at www.albemarle.org/northside.
The Board has determined that there is interest in opening three convenience centers and in continuing financial support of the McIntire Recycling Center, and staff was directed to proceed with opening at least one convenience center by July 1, 2014 and to arrange an opportunity for the public to provide input to the Board regarding the location and services to be provided at the convenience centers. At the open house, the public will have an opportunity to:
An opportunity for public input will be provided during the Board of Supervisors work session following the Open House.