Greene County

PEC serves as an asset to citizens in Greene who seek to protect this traditionally agricultural community from increasingly rapid development.

Piedmont Environmental Council announces staff changes for Charlottesville and Albemarle, Culpeper, Greene and Madison counties

Piedmont Environmental Council announces staff changes for Charlottesville and Albemarle, Culpeper, Greene and Madison counties

Piedmont Environmental Council President Chris Miller is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Hawk as its Land Use Field Representative in Albemarle and Orange counties and of Adam Gillenwater as Senior Policy Manager & …
Week Ahead for November 9, 2020 (Cville/Albemarle/Greene)

Week Ahead for November 9, 2020 (Cville/Albemarle/Greene)

We’ll have plenty of time to get into the specifics as 2021 approaches, but as you read this week’s installment, note that this is a major week for the Cville Plans Together initiative, which you …
Week Ahead for November 2, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Week Ahead for November 2, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Everyone’s attention is on the national election and what will happen. This is an unprecedented and somewhat uncertain time. Yet, action at the local level does not stop. Perhaps this quick summary of what’s coming …
Week Ahead for October 26, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Week Ahead for October 26, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

The meeting I most look forward to this week is the joint meeting of the Albemarle Board of Supervisors, Charlottesville City Council and top officials at the University of Virginia. A year ago, the two …
Week Ahead for October 19, 2020: An important week for affordable housing

Week Ahead for October 19, 2020: An important week for affordable housing

The community has called for more affordable housing, and several major projects are on the dockets at local meetings this week …
Week Ahead for October 12, 2020: Fifeville multi-family proposal, recycling buildings in Albemarle, and Greene to begin comp plan review

Week Ahead for October 12, 2020: Fifeville multi-family proposal, recycling buildings in Albemarle, and Greene to begin comp plan review

In the rhythm of our local government, the second full week of a month is usually a bit more slow. Yet, there are key meetings worth knowing about so you can listen to the discussions …
Week Ahead for October 5, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Week Ahead for October 5, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Even at this moment of heightened uncertainty after seven months of the pandemic, local government in our area continues to move along under conditions that have shifted. This week features major meetings with items ranging …
Week Ahead for August 3, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Week Ahead for August 3, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Welcome to the Week Ahead newsletter for August 3, 2020. This continuing service from the Piedmont Environmental Council is intended to help you know what’s coming up in land use in Albemarle, Charlottesville and Greene …
Week Ahead for July 27, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

Week Ahead for July 27, 2020 (Alb/Cville/Greene)

We’re approaching the end of the seventh month of this life-changing year. It has now been four and a half months since the beginning of the pandemic. Yet the business of local and state government …