RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO DENY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT CPA03-S-09 AND REZONING REQUEST RZ03-S-17 BISHOP'S RUN

 

            WHEREAS, W. Robert Gaines, Trustee, the owner, and Angler Development, LLC, the applicant, have initiated a Comprehensive Plan Amendment request to change the Comprehensive Plan Designation for approximately 53.75 acres to Low Density Residential up to Three (3) Dwellings Per Acre (single-family attached permitted) from Low Density Residential Up to One (1) Dwelling Per Acre, Mixed Use Neighborhood: Planned Commercial and Up to Three (3) Dwelling Units Per Acre, and Commercial Neighborhood; and

 

            WHEREAS, the applicant has filed an application to amend the Fauquier County Zoning Map in accordance with the provisions of Article 13-202 of the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance to rezone 31.3806 acres zoned Residential-1 (R-1) and 22.3688 acres zoned Commercial - Neighborhood (C-1) (PINs 7916-22-4949-000 and 7916-12-8941-000) to Residential-4 (R-4) Conventional and R-4 Cluster and to subject 9.14 acres of existing C-1 zoning to proffered conditions to permit the development of a mixed use development; and

 

            WHEREAS, on August 28, 2003, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held the first of several public hearings on the Comprehensive Plan Amendment and on the Rezoning request of Angler Development, LLC; and

 

            WHEREAS, at its meeting on December 18, 2003, the Fauquier County Planning Commission approved a motion recommending denial of the requested Comprehensive Plan Amendment and Rezoning request; and

 

            WHEREAS, on January 20, 2004, March 15, 2004, and April 19, 2004 the Board of Supervisors held public hearings on this Comprehensive Plan Amendment and Rezoning request and considered both oral and written testimony; and

 

WHEREAS, by the adoption of this Resolution the Board of Supervisors has determined that the public necessity, convenience, general welfare, or good zoning practice are not satisfied by this amendment to the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the proposed Rezoning is not in conformance with the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan; and

 

            WHEREAS, by the adoption of this Resolution the Board of Supervisors has determined that the public necessity, convenience, general welfare, or good zoning practice are not satisfied by this amendment to the Fauquier County Zoning Map; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 19th day of April 2004, That Comprehensive Plan Amendment CPA03-S-09 to change the land use designation for the project known as Bishop's Run located on the east and west sides of Riley Road be denied; and, be it

 

RESOLVED FINALLY, That Rezoning Request RZ03-S-17 to change the Zoning Map designation from Residential-1 (R-1) and Commercial - Neighborhood (C-1) to Residential-4 (R-4) and to subject 9.14 acres of existing C-1 zoning to proffered conditions is hereby denied.