Was public input considered in the development of the TOD?

A conditional use permit or rezoning requires two public hearings (other localities are approaching these projects with rezoning). The establishment of the TOD also had two public hearings to allow for citizen input. The Performance Agreement with Amazon will also have three separate public considerations by the Board – providing citizens with a total of five opportunities for public input.

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1. Why is the County so interested in technological development?
2. What's the benefit of the AWS campuses to the community?
3. How much revenue will the AWS campuses be annually for the county?
4. What will the AWS data center tax revenue be used for?
5. How far will the data center locations be from residential properties?
6. Where are the AWS campuses going to be located?
7. What is the definition of the TOD?
8. Was public input considered in the development of the TOD?
9. How will this be different from the Northern Virginia data centers?
10. Will the AWS campuses change the rural character of the county?
11. Why did the County utilize the TOD instead of a typical conditional use permitting/rezoning process?
12. I read about all the noise pollution associated with data centers. How are we going to handle that?
13. How will the AWS campuses impact traffic?
14. How many employees are associated with the AWS campuses?
15. When is construction going to start?
16. How will you mitigate impacts during construction?
17. How long is the build out for the AWS campuses?
18. Will AWS hire local businesses to do the work?
19. What is the cooling platform for the data centers?
20. What are the specifics about the infrastructure for the AWS campuses?
21. Where is the raw water for the data centers coming from?
22. When did discussions with Amazon begin?
23. Will there be articulation with the school's CTE program? Cyber security?
24. How much is the county contributing to the cost of infrastructure related to the AWS campuses?
25. Will there be improvements to the grid related to the AWS campuses?
26. How much taxpayer funding is going to the payments to Amazon?
27. What's the breakdown of state vs local rebates?
28. Are any new roads being contemplated for the AWS campuses?
29. Who will provide the electrical service for the AWS campuses?
30. Is there historical significance related to the Lake Anna Technology Campus site?