RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TEXT AMENDMENT ELIMINATING THE ROUTE 805/17 INTERCHANGE FROM MAP 10.3 OF THE BEALETON SERVICE DISTRICT TRANSPORTATION PLAN

 

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors, by resolution, transmitted its recommended Six-Year Improvement Program to Virginia Department of Transportation in July of 2001; and

WHEREAS, the recommendation requested that Virginia Department of Transportation suspend critical implementation along Route 28, with the exception of spot/safety improvements from Routes 15/29 to the Prince William County line.  The suspension will last until the planning process, which shall re-examine roadway alternatives, is completed for the five service districts through which the major primary highway passes; and

WHEREAS, it has not been demonstrated that the referenced Route 805 (Extended)/17 interchange is needed at that location; and

WHEREAS, the Planning Commission conducted a public hearing on January 31, 2002 and recommended both proposed interchanges be removed from the Bealeton Service Districtís Transportation Plan; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 20th day of May 2002, That it adopts the Comprehensive Plan text amendment eliminating the Route 805 (Extended)/17 corridor interchange as identified on Map 10.3 of Chapter Ten for the Bealeton Service District Transportation Plan.