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    Lynchburg Planning Commission to Conduct Public Hearing (June 9)

    On Wednesday, June 9, at 4:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, City Hall, 900 Church Street, the Lynchburg Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding the following item:

    1.    Petition of Rebkee to rezone approximately two and twenty-five hundredths (2.25) acres located at 1300 Campbell Avenue from B-5, General Business District (Conditional) to B-4, Urban Commercial District to allow the reuse of the existing building as one hundred five (105) apartment units with associated parking.  

    A limited number of citizens will be allowed in the Council Chamber due to COVID-19 precautions. Anyone in the Chamber will be asked to practice social distancing and to sit in designated spaces. Those experiencing any flu like symptoms or who have been exposed to anyone with flu like symptoms of COVID-19 are asked not to attend the hearing. Alternate methods to participating in-person at the public hearing include: 

    1.    Call (434) 455-3959. These calls will be recorded and played during the public hearings following any in-person comments. The three-minute speaking limit applies. Phone comments will be cut off at the three-minute mark as they would be for a person speaking in Council Chamber.

    2.     Citizens may also send written comments on this topic to the Planning Technician no later than Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Written comments can be emailed to or mailed to Eve Mergenthaler, Planning Technician, Community Development Dept., 900 Church Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504.

    All comments will become a part of the official public record.