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This page contains news and information regarding current zoning issues related to the Reston National Golf Course. Reston Association is challenging attempts by the owners of the property to have the course rezoned for residential development. Other community and grassroots groups, such as Rescue Reston, are also involved in the fight to preserve the course and the open space.
Click the image on the left to download a map of the properties adjacent to the Reston National Golf Course.
The Fairfax County Board of Zoning Appeals overruled a prior zoning administrator's decision about the attempt by owners of the Reston National Golf Course to rezone the property for development. The BZA ruling came on April 15, 2015, clearing the way for the owners of the golf course to continue the process of potentially gaining approval to build residential housing on the land. Click here to read the April 15 news item on the BZA decision.
RA supports keeping the golf course as open space and is in agreement with the county’s zoning administrator earlier determination that any change to the property would require revising the Comprehensive Plan. Read the appeals hearing testimony from RA CEO, Cate Fulkerson.
Read about RA's decision to appeal the April 15 BZA decision. The resulting petition filed by RA in the Circuit Court of Fairfax County asking for a review of the BZA decision can be downloaded below.