You might want to attend this workshop if you need to learn about Burton Station

Burton Station (Northampton Boulevard Corridor) area map. (Southside daily photo/Courtesy of the City of Virginia Beach)
Burton Station (Northampton Boulevard Corridor) area map. (Southside daily photo/Courtesy of the City of Virginia Beach)

VIRGINIA BEACH — Do you have a stake or have any interest in the future of ​Burton Station (Northampton Boulevard Corridor)?

Then you might want to attend a public workshop on Aug. 16 at 6 p.m. at the Lake Wright Quality Inn, 1521 Premium Outlets Boulevard, Norfolk.

At the workshop attendees can view the draft plan and make comments prior to consideration by the Planning Commission and City Council in the fall.

For information on the Burton Station Strategic Growth Area Plan update, contact Mark Shea at, 757-385-2908 or visit here.

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John Mangalonzo ( is the managing editor of Local Voice Media’s Virginia papers – WYDaily (Williamsburg), Southside Daily (Virginia Beach) and HNNDaily (Hampton-Newport News). Before coming to Local Voice, John was the senior content editor of The Bellingham Herald, a McClatchy newspaper in Washington state. Previously, he served as city editor/content strategist for USA Today Network newsrooms in St. George and Cedar City, Utah. John started his professional journalism career shortly after graduating from Lyceum of The Philippines University in 1990. As a rookie reporter for a national newspaper in Manila that year, John was assigned to cover four of the most dangerous cities in Metro Manila. Later that year, John was transferred to cover the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines. He spent the latter part of 1990 to early 1992 embedded with troopers in the southern Philippines as they fought with communist rebels and Muslim extremists. His U.S. journalism career includes reporting and editing stints for newspapers and other media outlets in New York City, California, Texas, Iowa, Utah, Colorado and Washington state.