RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO ABANDON A PORTION OF MOVERN LANE (ROUTE 890) IN FAUQUIER COUNTY

 

WHEREAS, Movern Lane (Route 890) within the White’s Mill Subdivision has been dedicated to public use, but has not yet been accepted into the State secondary system of highways; and

 

WHEREAS, a portion of right-of-way outside of the boundaries of Movern Lane was previously acquired by the Virginia Department of Transportation through eminent domain; and

 

WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation no longer requires this portion of the right-of-way, and the property owner has requested that the right-of-way be abandoned through the process set forth in Section 33.1-151, et seq., of the Code of Virginia; and

 

WHEREAS, the stated portion of road is shown on the plat identified as “Plat Showing Right-of-Way Abandonment a Portion of Movern Lane – Route #890”; and

 

            WHEREAS, public notice was posted as prescribed under §33.1-156 et seq., Code of Virginia, concerning abandoning the section of road described herein; and

 

WHEREAS, after considering all evidence available, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors is satisfied that no public necessity exists for the continuance of this section of right-of-way from approximately 330 feet north of Abingdon Place along both sides of Route 890 (14,174 square feet on the northwest side and 1,867 square feet on the southeast side), and hereby deems that section of road is no longer necessary; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 9th day of March 2006, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby abandon the above-described right-of-way, pursuant to § 33.1-156 et seq., Code of Virginia; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute any Quitclaim Deeds or other documents necessary to transfer any title or interest the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors may have acquired in the portion of the street which was abandoned; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FINALLY, That a certified copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Resident Engineer of the Virginia Department of Transportation.