RESOLUTION

 A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE HIRING OF COUNSEL TO REPRESENT FAUQUIER COUNTY BEFORE THE STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION IN THE DOMINION 500-KV TRANSMISSION LINE APPLICATION

             WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors is opposed to the proposed 500 Kv transmission line which Dominion Virginia has proposed to cross Fauquier County; and

             WHEREAS, Dominion Virginia has stated that it intends to file an application in April of 2007 to request permission from The State Corporation Commission to install the 500 Kv transmission line; and

             WHEREAS, the County has determined that it is appropriate and in the public interest to retain Counsel to represent it in this proceeding; and

             WHEREAS, the County desires to retain the law firm of McCandlish and Lillard, PC; now, therefore, be it

             RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 8th day of March 2007, That the County Attorney and the County Administrator be and are hereby authorized to execute a retainer agreement to retain McCandlish and Lillard, PC.

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