6152 Leesburg Pike/Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center
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Tax Map Parcel:
51-3 ((1)) 21A & 51-3 ((1)) 19B, 21A, 22; 51-3 ((20)) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 51-4 ((11)) 6, 7
On January 26, 2021, the Board of Supervisors authorized the consideration of a plan option for senior housing at 5-8 du/ac (6152 Leesburg Pike, Tax Map Parcel 51-3 ((1)) 0021A); and the expansion of the existing place of worship to include a community center and potential supporting uses including up to 25 units of senior housing and/or ancillary retail; total including all proposed uses is up to an intensity of 0.5 FAR (Dar-Al-Hijrah Islamic Center. Tax Map Parcels 51-3 ((1)) 19B, 21A, and 22; 51-3 ((20)) 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; TM 51-4 ((11)) 6, and 7.) Review of the proposed amendment should consider the two sites concurrently, and should include but is not limited to the following considerations: impacts on the transportation network; a thorough evaluation of various site and building design elements such as stormwater management; tree preservation to the greatest extent possible and opportunities for new green space and landscaping; transitions in building height to surrounding residential uses; and parking management. Staff should consider opportunities for on-site stormwater management beyond the current regulations that could be pursued with redevelopment. Lastly, a cumulative transportation analysis should be conducted with First Christian Church.
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