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Chatham Park LLC has compared their project to that of Reston, VA, the most populous development in the Washington DC area.
Reston, VA is a city in VA that is almost the same size as the proposed development as Chatham Park Investors. It was a rural agricultural community that has been built into a planned city.
Reston is a good model of what Chatham County could look like in the future as it is currently the 55000 population that the as proposed Chatham would grow to, if the current rezoning proposal is passed.
Reston has public busses routes, trains, Subway and a 10 toll expressway to accommodate this many people.
The current zoning for the land that comprises Chatham Park allows for 4000 people.
Here are some views of Reston:
These are our views, the places we value: