Despite the threatening weather last evening [1/29/2015], more than 90 people attended the community meeting to discuss the second draft of the Phase 2 (suburban area) of the Reston Master Plan. Among those in attendance were County officials Cathy Hudgins and RCC Director Leila Gordon in addition to planning and transportation staff personnel. A number of residents were wearing their neon yellow “Rescue Reston” t-shirts.
The first 45 minutes or so were devoted to the Department of Planning and Zoning (DPZ) presenting the changes in the second draft. (Their presentation will be linked here when it is posted on the Fairfax County website.) Questions were taken during the presentation.
Supervisor Hudgins left the meeting near the end of the DPZ presentation, not waiting to hear the questions and concerns expressed by those in attendance.
A question and answer period ensued. Some of the key topics raised in that were:
The group meeting closed about 8:30PM with the opportunity for individuals to ask questions of the staff planning and transportation members in attendance.