ORDINANCE

 

A ZONING ORDINANCE TEXT AMENDMENT TO CREATE A NEW SUBSECTION 46 TO SECTION 12-501 REQUIRING SUBMISSION OF A TYPE 1 SOIL REPORT OR A PRELIMINARY SOIL REPORT AS PART OF ALL MAJOR SITE PLANS

 

  WHEREAS, on April 26, 2005, the Planning Commission held a public hearing on this issue and forwarded the proposed text amendment to the Board of Supervisors with a unanimous vote recommending its adoption; and

 

WHEREAS, on June 9, 2005, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on this amendment; and

 

             WHEREAS, the adoption of this text amendment would be in the spirit of the Zoning Ordinance, consistent with public convenience, general welfare, and good zoning practices, consistent with the adopted Comprehensive Plan, and is in the best interest of the citizens of Fauquier County; now, therefore, be it

 

ORDAINED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 9th day of June 2005, That Section 12-501 of the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance be, and is hereby, amended as follows:

 

 

12-501

 

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46.  A Type 1 Soil Report prepared by the Fauquier County Soil Scientistís Office or a Preliminary  Soil Report prepared by a certified professional soil scientist, such reports to be consistent with the standards found in Fauquier County Subdivision Ordinance Section 9.5(C).