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- On Saturday, January 30, 2016, City Council approved MPA2015-0007 ( Ordinance 4998) to include additional information regarding land uses and implementation, as well as to amend the plan boundary to include 413 and 415 Hume Ave. Council also approved Text Amendment 2016-0006 and Rezoning #2015-0004 to establish CDD #24.
- On Saturday, October 17, 2015, City Council unanimously approved the Planning Commission recommendation to adopt the Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Vision Plan and Urban Design Standards & Guidelines with the following amendment: Delete 7.14 from the Design Standards (p. 98-99).
For additional information or to get involved, please contact Katherine Carraway at 703-746-3855 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Plan Development (drafts and final)
- Revised Draft Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Vision Plan and Urban Design Standards & Guidelines (October 1, 2015)
- Draft Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Vision Plan and Urban Design Standards & Guidelines (08/13/15)
- Working Draft of the Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Vision Plan and Urban Design Standards & Guidelines (June 25, 2015)
All meetings associated with the Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Study Advisory Group are open to the public. Please follow this link for meeting materials and community comments.
Key Project Documents
- Advisory Group Letter to City Council Endorsing the Plan - October 2, 2015
Planning Process Timeline
- Archived Meeting Materials
- Estimated Population Forecast by Block
- Population Density Summary (9/24/15)
- Mount Jefferson Park Concept Plan
- Plan Area by the Numbers (Under Existing and Proposed Zoning) (From PC and CC Work Sessions in Nov-Dec. 2014)
- Retail Market Analysis
- Sections showing proposed Oakville Triangle development in relation to park and existing houses - link to December 10 Meeting Materials
- Solar Studies - link to April 29 Meeting Materials
- Multimodal Transportation Study Final Report March 2015
- Multimodal Transportation Study Final Appendices March 2015
- Work Plan - Last revision, May 21, 2015
- Background Information Packet Part 1 (Plan area context, aerials, existing zoning and property ownership, open space context, and property survey)
- Background Information Packet Part 2 (Historic maps, figure ground map, Potomac West SAP excerpt, Metro walkshed, images of existing buildings, Potomac Yard approvals)
Frequently Asked Questions
At the January 2014 City Council work session on the proposed FY 2015 interdepartmental planning work program, staff indicated that the owner of Oakville Triangle would like to redevelop their 13 acre (approximate) property. The owner, an entity owned by The Blackstone Group, agreed to fund consultant services and staffing so that the City could begin planning and process the associated applications beginning in FY 2014. The scope of the planning effort and the Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Plan Boundary included Oakville Triangle and adjacent properties as well as the Route 1 corridor north and south of the site. Staff assembled background information on the planning area to assist members of the community as the process got underway. The City Council appointed Advisory Group and community assisted in developing Plan principles for the site regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity, and potential community benefits, among other topics. The corridor study reviewed features such as streetscaping, undergrounding of utilities, and potential redevelopment sites along the western portion of Route 1. The corridor study helped to establish a unified streetscape for Route 1 and an integrated approach to potential redevelopment along Route 1.
Resources Available to Small Businesses
Alexandria Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
The Alexandria SBDC provides counseling, training, and information in all aspects of small business management, at no cost to the business.
Alexandria Economic Development Partnership (AEDP)
The AEDP assists businesses and organizations with information, economic and demographic statistics, tax and financial incentives, and the availability of real estate, office, and retail space. Contact AEDP for assistance in identifying office, retail, land, and industrial spaces for sale or lease, by calling (703) 739-3820 or via email here.
- The nine-member Oakville Triangle and Route 1 Corridor Advisory Group was established by City Council Resolution on March 11, 2014, and membership was selected by the City Manager after a public nominations process.
- The Advisory Group provided advice to City staff on the planning and associated regulatory submissions for Oakville Triangle and the Route 1 Corridor, specifically assisting in developing Plan principles regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity issues, and potential community benefits, among other topics.
- Advisory Group meetings are open to the public and all members of the community are invited and encouraged to participate.
- Maria Wasowski, Planning Commission Representative, Chair
- Pat Miller, Business Representative
- Ben Flood, Del Ray Citizens Association Representative
- Kory Mertz, Lynhaven Citizens Association Representative
- Patricia Harris, Potomac Yard South Representative
- Frank Fannon, At-Large Representative
- David Fromm, At-Large Representative
- Rodrigo Letonja, At-Large Representative
- Peter Pocock, At-Large Representative
- Oakville Triangle Multimodal Transportation Study Final Report March 2015
- Oakville Triangle Multimodal Transportation Study Final Appendices March 2015
- Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Background Packet:
Part 1| Part 2 (April 23, 2014)
- Draft Civic Engagement Framework (April 23, 2014)
- Oakville Triangle/Route 1 Corridor Plan Boundary (April 29, 2014)
- Potomac West Small Area Plan (1992)
- Potomac Yard/Potomac Greens Small Area Plan (1992)
- North Potomac Yard Small Area Plan (2010)