Proposed data center complex.
About 104 acres of an approximately 139-acre site at James Madison Street (Business Route 15/29) and James Madison Highway (Route 29) just north of Remington.
Residential; property has approval for 198 single-family homes.
Convergent VA LLC, McLean.
Richard M. Barb LLC.
• Potential investment:
More than $1 billion.
6 data center buildings, a substation to provide electricity and a 500,000-gallon water storage tank to provide fire suppression.
• Under roof:
About 1 million square feet square feet.
• Projected employment:
110 permanent, “high-paying” full-time equivalent jobs; about 130 full-time equivalent construction jobs.
Convergent VA seeks comprehensive plan amendment, rezoning and special exception permit approval from county supervisors.
Fauquier’s community development department staff will prepare an analysis of proposal; planning commission will conduct a work session and public hearing on project, after which it will make a recommendation to county supervisors; they will conduct a work session and public hearing before taking final action on proposal.
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