More work to be done before TopGolf arrives in Loudoun
It was noted by board's staff that the project is inconsistent with the Route 7 employment corridor parameters.
The plan for Route 7 is for it to be developed with high-end commercial office space that will attract commercial development and create jobs.
TopGolf, with its driving ranges, large screen HD televisions, restaurant and bar doesn't exactly fit that plan.
In response, TopGolf has moved the facility away from Route 7 to the south and addressed some of the other issues, such as the height of the poles and other basic parts of the plan.
Despite issues staff had with the plan, Shawn Williams (R-Broad Run) supports the project.
"Although not consistent with the plan, I think this would be a great amenity to the Ashburn area and I'm going to encourage my colleagues to meet with the applicant if they have any issues with this particular application," said Williams.
"This is great entertainment for our community and I will be supporting them."
The site plan application was submitted weeks ago to the county and plans are to have the facility up and running by spring 2015.
Post a commentCommenting is not available in this channel entry.
Comments express only the views of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of this website or any associated person or entity. Any user who believes a message is objectionable can contact us at [email protected].
- EDITORIAL: For $1 billion, citizens should expect accountability from Loudoun County Public Schools
- Loudoun Sheriff’s Office releases surveillance video of suspect in Purcellville burglary
- Loudoun Sheriff’s Office seeks information about Friday-morning crash in Sterling
- Leesburg man charged following motorcycle crash in Sterling
- Loudoun County chairwoman to attend Women’s March on Washington, urges nonviolent protest
|The Loudoun Times-Mirror
is an interactive, digital replica
of the printed newspaper.Click here for all e-editions.