RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING AN ENVIRONMENTAL CLEAN-UP PROGRAM

            WHEREAS, Fauquier County citizens and members of the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors have expressed concerns about the increasing amount of litter and debris along our countryside; and

            WHEREAS, Fauquier County’s vision statement includes the goals of maintaining the physical beauty and environmental quality of Fauquier County; and

            WHEREAS, the Department of Environmental Services has the experience and funding to undertake an initiative to clean-up the County; and

            WHEREAS, civic and volunteer groups have expressed a desire to work with the County to remove litter and debris from roadways; now, therefore be it

            RESOLVED, by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this the 15th day of April 2002, that the Board of Supervisors does hereby authorize the establishment of a sustained County Clean-Up Program within the Department of Environmental Services and does hereby authorize the transfer of funds in the amount of $129,600 from within the Landfill Fund to purchase the necessary equipment and to provide three (3) staff positions to initiate this program.