Sponsors:                                                                              Board of Supervisors Meeting Date:


Harry F. Atherton, Vice Chairman,                                                                         February 10, 2005

Marshall District Supervisor



Staff Lead:                                                                                                                 Department:


Kevin J. Burke, Acting County Attorney                                                                   County Attorney



A Resolution Directing the County Administrator to Schedule a Public Hearing on Proposed Amendments to Sections 2-17 and 2-17.1 of the Fauquier County Code Related to Parks and Recreation


Topic Description:

The attached amendments to Sections 2-17 and 2-17.1 of the Fauquier County Code would shift the emphasis of the Parks and Recreation Board away from the daily operation of the Department, place the Director of the department under the direct supervision of the County Administrator, broaden the authority of the Parks and Recreation Board to appoint advisory committees, and require the Parks and Recreation Board and Department of Parks and Recreation to follow the purchasing and financial policies of the County.


Request Action of the Board of Supervisors:


Consider adoption of the attached resolution.


Financial Impacts analysis:




Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by

this request:


Parks  and Recreation Department




Proposed Ordinance text amendments