RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION TO RAZE THE HOUSE AT RAPPAHANNOCK STATION

WHEREAS, Fauquier County acquired property as part of its efforts to preserve the Civil War battleground of Rappahannock Station; and

WHEREAS, a portion of this property contained a vacated house; and

WHEREAS, this house has been subjected to a rehabilitation feasibility study and found to be of limited historical value and costly to renovate; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Parks and Recreation is recommending that the house be razed to prevent safety and security concerns as well as reduce maintenance costs; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of March 2008, That the Department of Parks and Recreation be, and it is hereby, authorized to raze the house at Rappahannock Station.

  

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