Zoning Ordinance Modernization (zMOD)

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

703-324-1314
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, VA 22035

Leslie Johnson,
Zoning Administrator

zMOD Outreach

For questions or comments about the zMOD project or to request a staff presentation at a public meeting, please contact zMOD staff at 703-324-1314 or DPDzMODComments@fairfaxcounty.gov.

UPCOMING PUBLIC MEETINGS

October 2020

Meeting:  Board of Supervisors Land Use Policy Committee
Topic:      zMOD Consolidated Draft
Date:       October 27, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
Location: Live on Channel 16/Fairfax County Government Center

November 2020

Meeting:  Lee District Land Use Committee
Topic:      zMOD Consolidated Draft
Date:       November 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: TBD

PREVIOUS PUBLIC MEETINGS

Board of Supervisors Development Process/Land Use Policy Committee

  • zMOD Consolidated Draft Presentation, July 21, 2020
  • Accessory Dwelling Units, Home-Based Businesses, and Freestanding Accessory Structures, February 4, 2020
  • Clarion Presentation on zMOD Zoning Districts & Development Standards, October 22, 2019
  • zMOD Update and Electric Vehicle Charging Spaces, September 10, 2019
  • Clarion Presentation on the Consolidated Draft of Use Regulations, May 14, 2019
  • Draft for Agricultural and Commercial Uses, March 12, 2019
  • Draft for Public, Institutional, and Community Uses, December 11, 2018
  • Clarion Presentation on the Zoning Ordinance Structure and Industrial Uses, October 9, 2018
  • Clarion Presentation on Fundamentals, Trends, and Uses, May 8, 2018
  • zMOD Status Update, January 30, 2018
  • Initial Project Presentation, March 28, 2017

Planning Commission/Land Use Process Review Committee

  • zMOD Consolidated Draft Presentation, October 22, 2020
  • zMOD Consolidated Draft Presentation, October 1, 2020
  • zMOD Consolidated Draft Presentation, July 23, 2020
  • zMOD Update - Accessory Dwelling Units and Home-based Businesses, May 7, 2020, Electronic meeting
  • Clarion Presentation on zMOD Zoning Districts & Development Standards, October 23, 2019
  • Zoning Ordinance Amendment Work Program, May 23, 2019
  • Clarion Presentation on the Consolidated Draft of Use Regulations, May 15, 2019
  • Draft for Agriculture and Commercial Uses, March 7, 2019
  • Draft for Public, Institutional, and Community Uses, November 28, 2018
  • Clarion Presentation on the Zoning Ordinance Structure and Industrial Uses, October 9, 2018
  • zMOD Update, September 12, 2018
  • zMOD Update, July 18, 2018
  • Clarion Presentation on Fundamentals, Trends, and Uses, May 9, 2018

zMOD Outreach Meetings and Zoning Open Houses

  • Community Outreach Meeting on zMOD Consolidated Draft, July 22, 2020, WebEx Meeting
  • Clarion Presentation on zMOD Zoning Districts & Development Standards, October 22, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • South County Zoning Open House, September 10, 2019
  • Zoning Open House, July 22, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Clarion Presentation on the Consolidated Draft of Use Regulations, May 14, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Community Meeting for Residential, Accessory, and Temporary Uses, April 23, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Community Meeting for Agriculture and Commercial Uses, February 25, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Community Meeting for Public, Institutional, and Community Uses, January 8, 2019
  • Clarion Presentation on the Zoning Ordinance Structure and Industrial Uses, October 10, 2018, McNair Elementary School, Herndon
  • Clarion Presentation on the Zoning Ordinance Structure and Industrial Uses, October 11, 2018, Lee High School, Springfield
  • Zoning Open House, June 4, 2018, South County High School, Lorton
  • Zoning Open House, May 23, 2018, Chantilly High School, Chantilly
  • Zoning Open House, May 21, 2018, Colvin Run Elementary School, Vienna
  • Clarion Presentation on Fundamentals, Trends, and Uses, May 10, 2018, South County Governmental Center
  • Clarion Presentation on Fundamentals, Trends, and Uses, May 8, 2018, Marshall High School, Falls Church
  • Community Kick-off Meeting with Clarion, January 24, 2018, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Zoning Open House, July 26, 2017, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway

Community Meetings

  • Braddock District Council, October 21, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Springfield Land Use Committee, October 13, 2020
  • McLean Citizens Association – P&Z, October 6, 2020
  • Mount Vernon Council of Citizens Associations – P&Z, October 5, 2020
  • Providence District Community Meeting, September 30, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • South County Federation, September 29, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Mason District Land Use Committee, September 22, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Reston Joint Meeting – P&Z and Hunter Mill Land Use Committee, September 21, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Braddock District Land Use and Environment Committee, September 15, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • ACT4Fairfax Meeting, August 21, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Sully District Land Use and Transportation Committee, August 17, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Fairfax County Federation of Citizens, July 16, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Fairfax County Commission on Aging, July 15, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Joint Sully District Land Use and Transportation Committee, May 18, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Mason District Civic/HOA Leaders, March 14, 2020, Mason District Governmental Center
  • Lee District Land Use Committee, March 9, 2020, Franconia Governmental Center
  • Clifton Town Hall, February 19, 2020, 12641 Chapel Road, Clifton
  • Braddock District Land Use and Environment Committee, January 21, 2020, Kings Park Library
  • Federation of Citizens Associations, January 16, 2020, Mason District Governmental Center
  • West Fairfax County Citizens Association and Sully District Council Citizens Association Joint Meeting, December 16, 2019, Sully District Government Center
  • Reston Planning and Zoning, November 18, 2019, North County Governmental Building
  • Mason District Council, October 30, 2019, Mason District Government Center
  • Braddock Land Use Committee, October 15, 2019, Kings Park Library
  • Great Falls Citizen Association, September 16, 2019, Great Falls Library
  • McLean Citizens Association, July 30, 2019, McLean Community Center
  • Mason District Land Use Committee, May 28, 2019, Mason District Governmental Center
  • Mt. Vernon Council of Citizens Association, April 24, 2019, Mt. Vernon Governmental Center
  • BC7RC, April 16, 2019, Mason District Governmental Center
  • Mason District Council, April 16, 2018, Mason District Governmental Center
  • Braddock Land Use and Environment Committee, September 19, 2017, Kings Park Library
  • Providence Land Use Committee, September 13, 2017, Providence Community Center
  • Lee District Land Use Committee, September 11, 2017, Franconia Governmental Center
  • Sully District Land Use and Transportation Committee, August 23, 2017, Sully District Government Center

Other Meetings

  • NVBIA/NAIOP, October 15, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • Northern Virginia Association of Realtors, June 1, 2020, Electronic Meeting
  • NVBIA/NAIOP, February 20, 2020, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway
  • Architectural Review Board (ARB), October 10, 2019, Lorton Workhouse Arts Center
  • Board of Zoning Appeals, September 18, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • Fairfax County History Commission, June 5, 2019, Fairfax City Regional Library
  • NVBIA/NAIOP, May 16, 2019, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway
  • Fairfax County Architectural Review Board, May 9, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • NVBIA/NAIOP, March 21, 2019, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway
  • Fairfax County Architectural Review Board, February 14, 2019, Fairfax County Government Center
  • NVBIA/NAIOP, January 10, 2019, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway
  • NVBIA/NAIOP, October 11, 2018, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway
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