The US Army
Corps of Engineers (USACE) and Virginia Department of
Historic Resources (VDHR) will be meeting on September 17,
2007, to discuss the issuance of the Nationwide Permit
Application for Bishop’s Run (Project Number: 04-R2991).
This process started in 2004 and, following this meeting,
the USACE is expected to issue the permit. Angler
Development, LLC, has completed all the required permit
element requirements, including additional cultural resource
investigations pursuant to Corps direction.
Development LLC has requested that the Director of the
Department of Community Development attend the referenced
meeting to respond to any questions regarding project
consistency with the adopted New Baltimore Service District
Plan or elements of other approved or pending applications.
It needs to be
noted that the New Baltimore Fire & Rescue Facility is
located in Bishop’s Run, and the County is still waiting the
required land dedication. The associated site plan,
building permit, and the critical USDA loan are pending
final approvals. County ownership of that land is a critical
piece to the USDA loan. Any further delay in that dedication
becomes a critical problem for the construction, timing and
delivery of this emergency services facility for the