RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE SALE OF COUNTY OWNED PROPERTY LOCATED AT CLOVER HILL IN EXCHANGE FOR PROPERTY OWNED BY GEORGE R. THOMPSON, TO BE USED FOR THE PROPOSED MARSHALL COMMUNITY POOL

 

WHEREAS, Fauquier County is the owner of property located at Clover Hill in Marshall Magisterial District totaling 285.3851 acres, consisting of PIN # 6967-38-0485 (245.5899 acres), PIN # 6968-51-1256 (37.8933 acres), PIN # 6967-59-2160 (1.7617 acres), PIN # 6967-36-7820 (0.0929 acres), PIN # 6958-93-4747 (0.0332 acres), and PIN #6967-37-0401 (0.0141 acres), hereinafter collectively referred to as the Clover Hill parcels; and

 

WHEREAS, the land was purchased for the purpose of constructing a drinking water reservoir that can no longer feasibly be constructed, and which is no longer in the County’s comprehensive plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the land is surplus and is not required by the County; and

 

WHERAS, pursuant to Section 15.2-1800 of the Code of Virginia, the County may sell or exchange its real property following a public hearing; and

 

WHEREAS, the County has conducted a public hearing on the sale or exchange of the aforementioned properties; and

 

WHEREAS, George R. Thompson is the owner of a parcel of land zoned R-2, located in Marshall Service District and described as PIN #6060-70-2278, which the County desires to purchase as a community pool site; and

 

WHEREAS, George R. Thompson has agreed to convey the future pool site in exchange for the above-referenced Clover Hill parcels; and

 

WHEREAS, the County desires to rescind all prior resolutions related to the proposed purchase of the pool site; and

 

WHEREAS, the County has determined that the conveyance of the Clover Hill parcels in exchange for the pool site is in the public interest; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of April 2005, That the Chairman of the Board of Supervisors and the County Administrator be, and are hereby, authorized to execute any and all necessary documents to convey the above-referenced Clover Hill parcels, and to accept the conveyance of the future Marshall Community Pool site; and, be it

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, That all prior resolutions related to the purchase of the pool property are hereby rescinded.