Board of Supervisors Meeting Date:


William G. Downey, Scott District Supervisor


February 17, 2004

Staff Lead:



Elizabeth A. Cook, Chief of Planning


Community Development

Magisterial District:  Marshall





A Resolution to Request that the Virginia Department of Transportation Install "Watch for Children" Signs on Cobbler Mountain Road (Route 731)


Topic Description:


At the request of Clara Owens, a resident along Cobbler Mountain Road, and with the concurrence of the Board of Supervisors and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), "Watch for Children" signage on Cobbler Mountain Road will be installed by VDOT.  These signs will be placed at locations VDOT deems appropriate.


Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors:


Consider adoption of the attached resolution.


Transportation Committee Recommendation:

On January 28, 2004, the Transportation Committee recommended approval of the requested "Watch for Children" signage on Cobbler Mountain Road.

Financial Impact Analysis:

None.  VDOT will fund the installation of the signs.


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


Residents along Cobbler Mountain Road




  1. Ms. Owens' Letter
  2. Location Map