NVRPA Lease Agreement Public Hearing


Park & Rec Commission NVRPA Lease Agreement Public Hearing Update

Public Hearing on Planning Process Framework

The Park and Recreation Commission will hold a public hearing to receive comment on the planning process to determine the framework for future site improvements at Cameron Run Regional Park. This framework will include current and potential future amenities. The public hearing will occur on Thursday, June 23, 2016, 7:00 PM at the Charles Houston Recreation Center, located at 901 Wythe Street in Alexandria, Virginia.

On Saturday, June 18, 2016, City Council held a Public Hearing on the proposed Lease Agreement between the City of Alexandria and the Northern Virginia Park Authority for Cameron Run Regional Park. Following public testimony and discussion by City Council, City Council choose to defer a decision on the proposed lease and directed staff to develop a planning process to identify future site improvements, including current and potential future amenities, and report back in the fall of 2016. For additional information on the City Council action, visit the City Council Docket for June 18, 2016.

In addition, the Commission will receive comment on the Braddock Park Concept Plan, 600 N. Henry St. For additional information, view the Braddock Park Concept Plan (PDF).

Individuals unable to attend the Public Hearing are encouraged to send written comments by 3:00 PM Thursday, June 23 to Jack Browand by email at Jack.Browand@alexandriava.gov or standard mail to RPCA, Attn: Jack Browand, 1108 Jefferson St., Alexandria VA 22314.

All comments received by June 23 will be forwarded to the Park & Recreation Commission for consideration.

For additional information, contact Jack Browand, Division Chief, at 703.746.5504.