RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A COOPERATIVE AGREEMENT WITH THE PIEDMONT ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCIL TO CO-HOLD CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OBTAINED USING COOPERATIVE FUNDING

 

WHEREAS, on February 19, 2002, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors adopted the Purchase of Development Rights Program (PDR) to support the agricultural economy of Fauquier County; and

 

WHEREAS, it is desired to have conservation easements acquired under the PDR program co-held by another conservation organization to add certainty to the conservation purposes of such conservation easements; and

 

WHEREAS, the Piedmont Environmental Counsel has agreed to serve as a co-holder for a specific conservation easement to be acquired through the Purchase of Development Rights Program; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of January 2006, That the Cooperative Agreement between the Piedmont Environmental Council and the County be, and is hereby, approved; and, be it

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Chairman of the Board of Supervisors be, and is hereby, authorized to execute the Cooperative Agreement.