A Resolution to Approve
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport SPEX05-CR-020: A Category 21 Special
Exception to Allow for Development as Proposed in the Warrenton-Fauquier
Airport Master Plan
WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors, Owner/Applicant, is
seeking Special Exception approval to allow for the development of the
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport pursuant to the approved Airport Master Plan;
WHEREAS, on March 31, 2005, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held
a public hearing on the proposed Special Exception; and
WHEREAS, on April 26, 2005, the Fauquier County Planning Commission
recommended approval of the application, subject to conditions; and
WHEREAS, on June 9, 2005, the Board of
Supervisors conducted a public hearing and considered written and oral
WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors
has determined that the application satisfies the standards of Zoning
Ordinance Articles 5-006 and 5-2100; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County
Board of Supervisors this 14th day of July 2005, That
SPEX05-CR-020 be, and is
hereby, approved, subject to the following conditions:
- The Special
Exception is granted for and runs with the land indicated in this
application and is not transferable to other land.
- This Special
Exception is granted only for the purpose(s), structure(s), and/or
uses indicated on the Special Exception Plat approved with the
application, as qualified by these development conditions.
- A Site Plan shall
be required, pursuant to Article 12 of the Zoning Ordinance.
- No time limit
shall be imposed on this Special Exception, provided that future
development and expansion are consistent with the approved Airport
Master Plan and Special Exception Plat.
- The development of
the property shall be in general conformance with the Special
Exception Plat entitled "Warrenton-Fauquier Airport, Special
Exception Application" dated January, 2005 and received in the
Planning Office on January 21, 2005, except as modified by these
- This Special
Exception approval does not remove any Site Plan, Administrative
Special Permit, Special Permit or Special Exception approval
required for specific uses permitted in the I-1, I-2, R-1 or RA
zoning districts, pursuant to Article 3 of the Zoning Ordinance.
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport shall be subject to the standards set
forth in the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance Section 4-500 Airport
Airport Rules and Regulations manual shall be available at the
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport shall be maintained and operated for
public use in accordance with the Federal Aviation Administration
and any other appropriate local, state, and federal agency.
Airport staff shall assist the
Community Development Department to monitor or review facility
designs (within 5 miles) of the airport in order to be in compliance
with FAA policies and design guidance (150/5200-33A) which seek to
avoid creation of attractants to birds and wildlife that might pose
risks to the safe operation of the airport. Stormwater management
facilities within these areas must be designed accordingly.
- Perimeter fencing
(for security) shall be installed to encompass the
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport site by 2008.