RESOLUTION

A Resolution Creating the Transportation Impact Fee Advisory Committee

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors has already created the Transportation Committee to assist in prioritizing the County’s transportation needs and make recommendations to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) in conjunction with updates of the Six-Year Plans for primary and secondary roads consistent with the adopted Comprehensive Plan; and

WHEREAS, the Transportation Committee works to place the County’s transportation efforts within a regional context to ensure our plans are compatible with surrounding jurisdictions; and

WHEREAS, the Board has indicated interest in the development and application of transportation impact fees for new roads or road expansions and their associated appurtenances resulting from new residential and business development; and

WHEREAS, Article 8 (Road Impact Fees) of the Virginia Code empowers jurisdictions such as Fauquier County to adopt transportation impact fees by following specific procedures and meeting outlined requirements for their calculation and implementation; and

WHEREAS, §15.2-2319 of the Virginia Code requires the creation of an “impact fee advisory committee” appointed by the Board of Supervisors; and

WHEREAS, the “impact fee advisory committee” shall have no less than five members nor more than ten members, with at least forty percent of the membership being representatives from the development, building or real estate industries; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of June 2008, That the five Magisterial District appointments of the Transportation Committee shall serve as the membership base of the Transportation Impact Fee Advisory Committee; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That additional appointments be made, as appropriate, to insure at least forty percent (40%) of the membership shall be representatives from the development, building or real estate industries; and, be it

RESOLVED FINALLY, That the Transportation Impact Fee Advisory Committee shall serve in an advisory capacity to assist and advise the Board of Supervisors regarding proposed impact fees, the road improvement program and the implementing Ordinance(s).  

A Copy Teste 

 Paul S. McCulla
Clerk to the Board of Supervisors

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