A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO EXECUTE A “LETTER OF MORAL OBLIGATION” ON BEHALF OF FAUQUIER COUNTY GUARANTEEING FUNDING FOR THE RENOVATION OF REMINGTON FIRE RESCUE STATION Contingent Upon the Mutual Execution of A Facilities Use Agreement AND APPROVAL OF SUCH FUNDING BY THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)
WHEREAS, the Fauquier Volunteer Fire Rescue Association has requested a “letter of moral obligation” to guarantee USDA funding for the renovation of the Remington Fire Rescue Station; and
WHEREAS, such a letter would be subject to the approval of appropriations by the current and future Boards; and
WHEREAS, in December 2005, the Board of Supervisors has conducted a work session to receive advice on this request from the County Finance Director, Bond Counsel and Financial Advisors; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has concluded that execution of such a letter is in the best interests of the County; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors, as conditions of the execution of such a letter, will require the Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association to enter into a mutually agreeable User Agreement for use of the Remington facility and will require that the USDA approve such funding; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of April 2007, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute a “letter of moral obligation” to guarantee the funding for the renovation of the Remington Fire Rescue Station.