RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO REQUEST THAT THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION INSTALL TRAFFIC CALMING MEASURES AT THE INTERSECTION OF ROUTE 806 ( ELK RUN ROAD ) AND ROUTE 17 ( MARSH ROAD )

            WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors is concerned about traffic safety at the intersection of Route 806 and Route 17 and requests traffic calming measures be installed at this intersection; and

            WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) indicates that this intersection meets some of the required warrants for the installation of a traffic signal; and

            WHEREAS, on January 29, 2003 , the Fauquier County Transportation Committee approved a motion recommending approval of the installation of a flashing beacon in conjunction with a formal study of the effectiveness of this requested traffic calming measure; now, therefore, be it

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 18th day of February 2003, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby authorize the County’s request for installation and maintenance by VDOT of a flashing beacon at the intersection of Route 806 and Route 17; and, be it

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors requests VDOT formally study the effectiveness of this traffic calming measure and report its findings to the Transportation Committee.