Mr. Martin also made a presentation about a rezoning from a lower-density residential to a higher-density for three (30,000 square feet) single-family lots. The location is on West Ox Road between Franklin Farm and Franklin Corner. A temporary road from West Ox Road will support major construction activities. Additionally, each home will have rain garden and the homeowner will be responsible. The committee recoommended approval pending favorable Fairfax County staff report.
As part of the development a mixed use building with associated parking lot will be constructed on the Property with a maximum floor area of 12,011 square foot (0.18 F.A.R.). Approximately 42,967.19 square feet (64.47 percent) of the Property will remain as open space. The property described as Tax Map 033-2 ((1)) Parcel 0003, is located at 15110 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway ("Property"). It is currently vacant. The site is part of Land Unit F-1, classified Area III - Dulles Suburban Center for Mixed Uses in the Fairfax County Comprehensive Plan amended through 2-10-2003.
The Property is located on the north side of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway (Route 50), approximately 0.17 mile east of the Loudon County Line. The site is surrounded by vacant properties to the north, east, Route 50 to the south, and wholesale, warehousing and storage facilities to the west. See vicinity map