Public Notice Requirements

To ensure that a required public hearing before the Planning Commission is conducted in accordance with applicable provisions of the Revised 1993 Zoning Ordinance ), the applicant is responsible for completing items relating to disclosures, property posting, notification of proper parties, and certification of notice.

Public Notice Requirements for Proffer Amendments

Landowners in Loudoun County who seek to amend existing proffers previously approved as part of a rezoning are subject to a notice requirement adopted by the Virginia General Assembly effective July 1, 2012. 

  1. Deferred Applications
  2. Disclosures and Reaffirmation
  3. Proffer Amendments
  4. Notification & Certification
  5. Posting of Property

Deferred Applications

The Planning Commission agenda, whether for a public hearing or work session, is subject to change. It is possible agenda items can be withdrawn or postponed up to and including the day of the public hearing or work session. If an item is deferred from a Planning Commission Public Hearing, the subject property must be re-advertised for a new public hearing date.

The applicant is responsible for re-posting the property, re-notifying proper parties, certifying the notice and submitting a new Reaffirmation of Affidavit for the new public hearing.

Additional Information

For more information, contact the Department of Planning and Zoning at 703-777-0246.