Fairfax County, Virginia Department of Planning and Zoning: Comprehensive Plan submission of Dulles Suburban Center


Message #402

Date:  February 2, 2018

Source:  Fairfax County Department of Planning and Zoning (DPZ), Planning Division

Subject:  Submissions DSC-D1-1 (Middleton Farms) & DSC-D1-2 (Jackson Property) of the Dulles Suburban Center Study (Plan Amendment 2013-III-DS1) – Staff Report


The following Staff Report has been posted on the Department of Planning and Zoning Website,

Proposed Comprehensive Plan Amendments page:


Submissions DSC-D1-1 (Middleton Farms) & DSC-D1-2 (Jackson Property) of the Dulles Suburban Center Study (Plan Amendment 2013-III-DS1) - On July 9, 2013, through the approval of the 2013 Comprehensive Plan Work Program, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors (Board) authorized Plan Amendment (PA) 2013-III-DS1 for consideration of a Comprehensive Plan Amendment for the Dulles Suburban Center. As a part of the Dulles Suburban Center Study, submissions to suggest potential changes to the Dulles Suburban Center section of the Comprehensive Plan were received, including submissions DSC-D1-1 (Middleton Farms) and Submission DSC-D1-2 (Jackson Property).


Submission DSC-D1-1 (Middleton Farms), located at 13801 Frying Pan Road and 13713 Frying pan Road Tax Map # 24-2 ((1))1, 10 is approx. 66.96 ac. and is located in both the Dranesville and Sully Supervisor Districts. These properties are under concurrent review for rezoning for residential use (RZ 2017-MD-027).


Submission DSC-D1-2 (Jackson Property), located at 13717 Frying Pan Road, Tax Map # 24-2((1))2, 3, 4 is approx. 7.35 ac. and is located in the Dranesville Supervisor District.


Tax Map # 24-2((1))1, 10 is planned for office use up to .15 FAR with an option for office, hotel, recreational facilities and support service retail uses up to .40 FAR with conditions. Tax Map # 24-2((1)) 2, 3, 4 is planned for public park use and office use up to .15 FAR, with an option for consolidation with the Tax Map # 24-2 ((1)) 1, 10, with conditions.


The amendment will consider adding an option for the subject properties for residential use up to a density of 5 dwelling units per acre (du/ac).


Planning Commission public hearing: Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Board of Supervisors public hearing: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 4:00 P.M.


More information can be found at the project website: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/planning-zoning/dulles-suburban-center


For information concerning the Plan amendment process or the Comprehensive Plan, contact the Planner of the Day for the Planning Division at the Department of Planning and Zoning, weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 703-324-1380 or visit the 7th floor, Herrity Building, 12055 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax.   More frequent updates on planning activities can be received by liking the  Fairfax County Land Use Planning Facebook page.