WHEREAS, the Department of Justice, through the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, has informed Fauquier County of its intent to award grants to assist in preparation for the County’s response to weapons of mass destruction incidents; and  

WHEREAS, a requirement for the award of these grants is the designation of a Grant Applicant’s Agent; now, therefore, be it  

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 18th day of February 2003, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute for and on behalf of Fauquier County, a public entity established under the laws of the State of Virginia, grant applications for the years 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002, and to file such applications in the appropriate State Office for the purpose of obtaining certain Federal financial assistance under the Office of Justice Programs, National Domestic Preparedness Office Grant Programs, administered by the Commonwealth of Virginia; and, be it  

RESOLVED FURTHER, That Fauquier County hereby authorizes its agent to provide to the Commonwealth, and to the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) for all matters pertaining to such Federal financial assistance, any and all information pertaining to these Grants as may be requested.