RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION SUPPORTING THE APPLICATION FOR

FUNDS FROM HUD SECTION 202 AND SECTION 811 PROGRAMS

BY THE BIRMINGHAM GREEN ADULT CARE RESIDENCE

            WHEREAS, Fauquier County has received information that the Birmingham Green Adult Care Residence, hereinafter referred to as Birmingham Green, has set a goal of obtaining HUD 202 and HUD 811 funding for the purpose of building a new and expanded facility for current and future residents; and

            WHEREAS, Birmingham Green, originally built in 1927, has become an overcrowded and outdated facility, and the modernization required to improve accessibility and accommodations for its residents cannot be provided by renovation; and

            WHEREAS, federal funding through HUD 202 and 811 programs to build a new, expanded facility would require no matching state or local funds; and

            WHEREAS, Fauquier County is one of five owner jurisdictions of Birmingham Green, with citizens currently residing at Birmingham Green; now, therefore, be it

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 18th day of March 2002, That the Board supports the efforts of the Birmingham Green Adult Care Residence to obtain funding through HUD 202 and 811 programs for the construction and operation of an expanded and improved facility; and, be it

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors requests the Chairman write a letter in support of the application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.