Planning Division

Fairfax County, Virginia

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2017 North County SSPA Process - Nomination PC17-PR-001


Nomination PC17-PR-001

Nominator's Name:
Tim Sampson, agent Inova Healthcare Services


Supervisor District:

Planning District and Special Area:
Merrifield Suburban Center, Land Unit K

Tax Map Parcel #:

Address/General Location:
3225 Gallows Road

116.78 acres

Adopted Plan Recommendation:
Office use at 0.35. FAR.

Proposed Change:
Two options for an Office/Institution/Residential Mixed-use development. Option 1 would be for up to 1.0 FAR. Option 2 would be for up to 3.0 FAR.

Community Screening

Preliminary Staff Recommendation: 
PC17-PR-001 is recommended to be scheduled on the 2018 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Work Program as part of an area-wide study of the Merrifield Suburban Center, in tandem with PC17-PR-002 due to the proximity. An existing conditions analysis should be conducted for the suburban center to understand the existing and future land uses adopted in the current Plan, the transportation network, and future human services, parks, and public facilities’ needs, prior to any consideration of the proposed Plan change for the subject area.

Task Force Meeting:
April 10, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Providence Community Center
3001 Vaden Dr., Fairfax, VA 22301

Task Force Recommendation:
Include a modification of the original nomination on the Plan Amendment Work Program.

Planning Commission Public Hearing: 

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Board Auditorium
Fairfax County Government Center

12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035

Decision Only - Thursday July 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Recommendation: 
Planning Commission supports Staff Recommendation

Board of Supervisors Action Item Meeting:  
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 10:10 a.m.

Board of Supervisors Decision: 
Board supports Planning Commission recommendation and authorized proposed 2017 North County Site-Specific Plan Amendment  along with adoption of 2018 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Work Program.

Related Documents


Preliminary Staff Summary Report

INOVA Exxon-Mobil Nomination Presentation

SSPA Task Force Report for INOVA/Exxon-Mobil

Staff Report

Board Action Item

SSPA Plan Amendment 2018-I-1MS Page

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