Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Joe Winkelmann , Vice-Chairman, Center District Supervisor

June 16, 2002

Staff Lead:


Paul S. McCulla

County Attorney


A Resolution Initiating a Proposed Amendment to Article 4 of the Fauquier Zoning Ordinance to Add Part 10 Entitled “Entrance Corridor Overlay District” and Referring Said Amendment to the Planning Commission for its Review, Comment and Recommendation

Topic Description:

The attached Entrance Corridor Overlay Ordinance would establish the authority to create entrance overlay districts along significant tourist routes to historic buildings, landmarks and districts.  The Architectural Review Board, which has been in the process of studying areas and standards appropriate for such district, would be responsible for recommending areas to designate, creating the standards, and administering the Ordinance, subject to the approval of standards and appeal to the Board of any decision.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Consider adoption of the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:


Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Office of Community Development

Architectural Review Board