PUBLIC HEARING  AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Harry F. Atherton, Vice Chairman,  Marshall District Supervisor

 March 10, 2005

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Kevin J. Burke, Acting County Attorney

 County Attorney

Topic: 

An Ordinance AmendingSections 2-17 and 2-17.1 of the Fauquier County Code Related to Parks and Recreation

Topic Description:

The proposed amendments to Sections 2-17 and 2-17.1 of the Fauquier County Code would shift the emphasis of the Parks and Recreation Board away from the daily operation of the Department, place the Director of the Department under the direct supervision of the County Administrator, broaden the authority of the Parks and Recreation Board to appoint advisory committees, and require the Parks and Recreation Board and Department of Parks and Recreation to follow the purchasing and financial policies of the County.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Conduct a public hearing and consider adoption of the attached Ordinance.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

No financial impact is anticipated

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

Department of  Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation Board