ORDINANCE APPROVING AN AMENDMENT TO SECTION 2-505.5 OF THE ZONING
ORDINANCE TO INCREASE THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF VEHICLES PERMITTED IN
CONJUNCTION WITH AN AUTO REPAIR GARAGE AS A RESIDENTIAL BUSINESS FROM FOUR
(4) TO SIX (6) VEHICLES
WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance currently permits
auto repair garages as a residential business following approval by the
Fauquier County Board of Zoning Appeals; and
WHEREAS, the additional standards currently limit the proprietor of
the business to a maximum of four (4) vehicles at any time; and
WHEREAS, this amendment would increase the maximum to six (6)
WHEREAS, the other additional standards for auto repair garages
regarding screening and storage would remain in effect; and
WHEREAS, this amendment would be in keeping with the spirit of the
Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance; now, therefore, be it
ORDAINED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this
day of 2002,
That Section 5-205.5 of the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance be amended to
increase the maximum number of vehicles permitted for auto repair garages
as a residential business from four (4) to six (6).
The section shall be amended to read as follows:
Additional Standards for Auto Repair Garages
1. Must be conducted on
the same lot as the proprietor of the business.
2. All employees must
reside on the lot and shall not exceed two.
3. All work shall be
accomplished and vehicles in excess of two shall be located in a
completely screened area and shall not be in any required yard.
4. A minimum of 2 acres
shall be required.
5. Limited to