RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE THE VIRGINIA LAND CONSERVATION FOUNDATION GRANT PROGRAM PROJECT AGREEMENT

WHEREAS, on February 19, 2002, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors adopted the Purchase of Development Rights (PDR) Program to acquire conservation easements for the purpose of protecting agriculture, providing open space, and ameliorating the impact of development on the County; and

WHEREAS, on October 8, 2008, the Fauquier County Agricultural Development Department submitted an application  to the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation for matching funds on the Frank C. Ott PDR project; and

WHEREAS, on December 11, 2008, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors adopted a Resolution to approve funding for a Purchase of Development Rights Easement on the Frank C. Ott property; and

WHEREAS, on January 7, 2009, the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation awarded $198,400 in matching funds to Fauquier County based on the Frank C. Ott PDR easement application; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of February 2009, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation Grant Program Project Agreement. 

                                                                                    A Copy Teste 

                                                                                    Paul S. McCulla
                                                                                    Clerk to the Board of Supervisors

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