Public Facilities Manual and Code Amendments
Listed below are the proposed and recently adopted amendments to the Public Facilities Manual and the County Code.
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Amendments to Resource Protection Area Map Page No. 30-2
Proposed Amendments to the Public Facilities Manual’s Chapter 118 (Chesapeake Bay Preservation Ordinance) of the Code of the County of Fairfax, Virginia, RE: Resource Protection Area Boundaries on Map Page No. 30-2 and Board Policy for the Treatment of Approved and Pending Plans of Development (Dranesville District).
Public Hearings (held at Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax): Planning Commission - April 25, 2013, at 8:15 p.m. | Board of Supervisors - May 14, 2013, at 4 p.m.
More information: Contact Jerry Stonefield, Site Code Research and Development Branch, at 703-324-1780, TTY 711, or via email.
Written comments may be forwarded to: Fairfax County Department of
Public Works and Environmental Services, Site Code Research and
Development Branch, 12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 608, Fairfax
VA 22035-5503, or via email.
Persons wishing to speak at the public hearings on these topics may call
the Office of the Clerk to the Planning Commission, 703-324-2865, TTY
703-324-7951, and the Office of the Clerk to the Board of
Supervisors, 703-324-3151, TTY 703-324-3903, to be placed on the
respective speaker's list, or you may appear at a public hearing and be
Sign up for the speaker's list online: Planning Commission | Board of Supervisors
Tysons Corner Urban Center: Adopted amendment to Public
Facilities Manual’s Chapter 2 (General Subdivision and Site Plan
Information) to implement the Tysons Comprehensive Plan by providing
designers the flexibility to use urban design guidelines and
streetscape standards that are not consistent with or addressed in the
Documents: Adopted Amendments
Amendments to the Fire Regulations, Manhole Plate References and
Vertical Datum Requirements: Adopted amendments to the Public
Facilities Manual’s Chapter 7 (Tables 7.7 and 7.7), Chapter 9, and
Plate 6-9 related to the fire regulations; PFM Plates 3-10, 4-10
and 5-10 related to manhole plate references; and PFM Chapter 2,
and Chapters 101 (Subdivision Ordinance) and 112 (Zoning Ordinance) of
the Code of the County of Fairfax, Virginia related to
Documents: Adopted Fire Regulations Amendment | Adopted Manhole Plate References | Adopted Vertical Datums Amendment
Land Development Fee Schedule: Adopted amendments to Appendix Q of
the Code of the County of Fairfax, Virginia:
Adopted adjustments and editorial amendments to the fees charged by
Land Development Services, Department of Public Works and Environmental
Services, for plan review, permits, and inspection
Documents: Adopted Fee Schedule
Testing Procedures for Infiltration Facilities: The soil
testing procedures published in Letter to Industry 10-04 have been
adopted into Chapter 4 of the PFM. Related amendments were adopted into
Chapter 6. Minor corrections to PFM Chapters 2 and 7 were also adopted.
Guidelines for Infiltration Facilities now includes only the siting
criteria for infiltration facilities. Letter to Industry 10-04 is no
Documents: Adopted amendments
For more information, contact Site Code Research and Development Branch
at 703-324-1780, TTY 711, or via email.