Board of Supervisors Public Hearings

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 15.2-2204 and 15.2-2232 of the Code of Virginia, as amended, that the Page County Board of Supervisors shall hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., on December 7, 2021, in the Board Room, located in the County Government Center, 103 South Court Street, 2nd Floor, Luray, VA, to receive public comments and to consider the following request.

(A) Gray Media Group, Inc. (WHSV-TV) have filed an application for a special use permit to replace an aging guy wire tower with 125' self-standing tower (with a 21' antenna and 7'6" lightning rod attached to top of the tower) located at 5903 Big Mountain Road (State Route 685), Shenandoah, VA. The parcel is identified by tax map number 58-A-1 and is zoned as Park-Recreation (P-R). The property is improved with numerous existing towers and equipment shelters. Pursuant to §125-30.3 F(1)(b)[2] (Wireless communications facilities) of the Page County Zoning Ordinance, any new tower in the P-R zoning district requires a SUP.

(B) Whether or not Gray Media Group, Inc. (WHSV-TV) special use permit application for a tower is in substantial accord with the Page County Comprehensive Plan pursuant to §15.2-2232, et als., of the Code of Virginia, as amended.

Copies of the request, the Page County Zoning Ordinance, and the Page County Comprehensive Plan may be viewed in the Planning & Community Development Office, 103 South Court Street, Suite B, Luray, VA, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Note: Hearing impaired individuals who need an interpreter must notify the office at least seven (7) days prior to the hearing.

Special Use Permit Request - HighSpeed Link (Tanners Ridge Road)

NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Sections 15.2-2204 and 15.2-2232 of the Code of Virginia, as amended that the PAGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION AND BOARD OF SUPERVISORS shall hold joint public hearings at 7:00 p.m. on December 7, 2021 in the Board of Supervisors Meeting Room, located in the County Government Building, 103 South Court Street, 2nd Floor, Luray, VA to receive public comments and to consider the following request. 

  1. HighSpeedLink has filed an application for a special use permit to construct a new 100’ self-support tower and antennas with a 4’ tall lightning rod attached to the top of the tower located on State Route 682 (Tanners Ridge Road), Stanley, VA. The parcel is identified by tax map number 100-A-11A, contains 1.783 acres, and is zoned as Woodland-Conservation (W-C). The property is improved with numerous existing towers and an existing equipment shelter. Pursuant to §125-30.3 F(1)(b)[2] (Wireless communications facilities) of the Page County Zoning Ordinance, any new tower in the W-C zoning district requires a special use permit. 
  2. Whether or not HighSpeedLink’s special use permit application for a telecommunication tower is in substantial accord with the Page County Comprehensive Plan pursuant to § 15.2-2232, et als., of the Code of Virginia, as amended. 

          Copies of the request, the Page County Zoning Ordinance, and the Page County Comprehensive Plan may be viewed in the Planning & Community Development Office, 103 South Court Street, Suite B, Luray, VA, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.  NOTE:  Hearing impaired individuals who need an interpreter must notify the office at least seven (7) days prior to the hearing.

Special Use Permit Request - HighSpeed Link (Mountaintop Ranch Road)

NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Sections 15.2-2204 and 15.2-2232 of the Code of Virginia, as amended that the PAGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION AND BOARD OF SUPERVISORS shall hold joint public hearings at 7:00 p.m. on December 7, 2021 in the Board of Supervisors Meeting Room, located in the County Government Building, 103 South Court Street, 2nd Floor, Luray, VA to receive public comments and to consider the following request. 

  1. HighSpeedLink has filed an application for a special use permit to construct a new 195’ monopole and antennas with a 4’ tall lightning rod attached to the top of the monopole located on Mountaintop Ranch Road, Elkton, VA, and further identified by tax map number 105-A-42. The parcel contains 94.81 acres and is zoned as Agriculture (A-1). Pursuant to §125-30.3 F(1)(b)[2] (Wireless communications facilities) of the Page County Zoning Ordinance, any new tower in the A-1 zoning district requires a special use permit. 
  2. Whether or not HighSpeedLink’s special use permit application for a telecommunication tower is in substantial accord with the Page County Comprehensive Plan pursuant to § 15.2-2232, et als., of the Code of Virginia, as amended. 

          Copies of the request, the Page County Zoning Ordinance, and the Page County Comprehensive Plan may be viewed in the Planning & Community Development Office, 103 South Court Street, Suite B, Luray, VA, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.   NOTE:  Hearing impaired individuals who need an interpreter must notify the office at least seven (7) days prior to the hearing.

Special Use Permit Request - Lonnie & Dorothy Foster

NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Section 15.2-2204 of the Code of Virginia, as amended that the PAGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS shall hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on December 7, 2021, in the Board of Supervisors Meeting Room, located in the County Government Building, 103 South Court Street, 2nd Floor, Luray, VA, to receive public comments and to consider the following request:            

Lonnie and Dorothy Foster have filed an application for a special use permit to operate a home occupation in an accessory building located on Elgin Drive, Luray, VA, and further identified by tax map number 33-A-52. The property contains 4.065 acres and is currently zoned as Agriculture (A-1). The applicants have plans in the near future to construct a new home and a 26x30 detached garage. The home occupation will be operated out of the detached garage. The proposed business will be a sporting goods retail sales shop. Section 125-10 C(3) of the Page County Zoning Ordinance, states that home occupations pursuant to § 125-15 (Home Occupation Regulations) are a permitted accessory use when located on the same lot with the permitted principal use. However, § 125-15 B states that home occupations in an accessory building are only permitted by special use permit.    

          Copies of the request and the Page County Zoning Ordinance may be viewed in the Planning & Community Development Office, 103 South Court Street, Suite B, Luray, VA, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. NOTE: Hearing impaired individuals who need an interpreter must notify the Zoning Office at least seven (7) days prior to the hearing.