December 22, 2005



Brenda Lee Moon & Robert Daniel Moon

8781 Howardsville Turnpike

Schuyler, VA 22969



RE:      SP 2005-024 Schuyler Country Store (Sign #29) - Tax Map 126 Parcel 34



Dear Mr. and Mrs. Moon:


The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on December 13, 2005, unanimously recommended approval of the above-noted petition to the Board of Supervisors.

Please note that this approval is subject to the following conditions:


  1. Special Use Permit 2005-24 shall be developed in general accord with the concept application plan dated November 15, 2005, prepared by Brenda and Robert Moon, and titled “The Schuyler Country Store, SP2005-24” (Attachment F.).  However, revisions to the sketch plan shall be allowed for compliance with the Zoning Ordinance. 
  2. The parking area shall be comprised of a loose gravel surface with parking spaces (provided the total trips per week do not exceed 350) delineated by wheel stops, flush railroad ties, or some similar means subject to the approval of the Zoning Administrator.   
  3. The vehicular entrance into the site shall be constructed based on the VDOT Standard Private Subdivision Road / Street Entrance with the exception of using gravel as an alternative paving material, or such other standard as may be required by VDOT. 
  4. The existing White Oak (Quercus alba) as shown on Attachment B. shall be retained, and it shall be protected by the following:

a)      Permanent fencing shall be installed at the drip line (outermost extent of the canopy) of the existing White Oak as identified in Attachment B., the full circumference of the canopy.  The fencing shall be installed before any site disturbance commences and shall be maintained for the life of the tree.  The fencing materials may include post and wire, split rail, or picket types.  The fencing shall not be comprised of chain link.  The fencing shall be subject to the approval of the Zoning Administrator.

b)      No materials of any sort shall be stored within the drip line of the tree.

c)      No vehicular or equipment movement or parking shall occur within the drip line of the tree.     

  1. Water and septic systems shall be subject to Health Department approval prior to site plan approval.
  2. Hours of operation shall be between the hours of to 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  3. Outdoor display shall be limited to plants and agricultural products.


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Please be advised that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will review this petition and receive public comment at their meeting on February 1, 2006.


If you should have any questions or comments regarding the above noted action, please do not hesitate to contact me at (434) 296-5832.






Amy Arnold

Senior Planner

Planning Division