RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO AMEND SECTION 7-2 OF THE COUNTY CODE RELATING TO POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS

 

            WHEREAS, on July 16, 2001, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors adopted an Ordinance establishing Magisterial districts, precincts and polling places; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Ordinance adopted on July 16, 2001, amended and readopted Section 7-2 of the County Code for Fauquier County, for the purpose of establishing a voting place for each precinct; and

 

            WHEREAS, Mount Carmel Baptist Church is the current polling place for the Lois Precinct; and

 

            WHEREAS, Mount Carmel Baptist Church has notified Fauquier County that is no longer wishes to serve as the polling place for Lois Precinct; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Community Christian Church, located at 12698 Shipps Store Road in Bealeton, has been identified as a new polling place location for Lois Precinct; and

 

            WHEREAS, representatives from the Community Christian Church have been contacted regarding the possibility of locating the polling place to their facility and a favorable response has been received; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Community Christian Church is located mile outside of the Lois Precinct boundary; however, is within the maximum allowable distance of one mile, as provided by Section 24.2-310 of the Code of Virginia; and

 

            WHEREAS, a signed agreement between the Community Christian Church and Fauquier County not only allows for use of church facilities for each election, but allows for reimbursement of improvement costs upon early termination of the contract; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of May 2005, That Section 7-2 of the County Code relating to polling place locations be, and is hereby, amended to reflect the deletion of Mount Carmel Baptist Church as the Lois Precinct polling location; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That Section 7-2 of the County Code relating to polling places be, and is hereby, amended to reflect the addition of the Community Christian Church as the Lois Precinct polling place.