AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE REZONING REQUEST REZN05-CR-004,
WHEREAS, Seeley Brookfield, LLC, Owner and Shenandoah Development, LLC, Applicant, have initiated an application to amend the Fauquier County Zoning Map in accordance with the provisions of Zoning Ordinance Sections 13-202 to rezone ±31.4 acres of land from Residential (R-1) Conditional to Residential (R-2) and to rezone ±132.4 acres of Residential (R-1) Conditional to Residential (R-1) for a clustered 68-lot subdivision and two (2) conventional lots; and
WHEREAS, the parcels known as PINS 6981-27-6354-000 and 6981-44-4079-000 comprise this request; and
WHEREAS, on May 26, 2005, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing on the rezoning request and recommended that application in its current form be denied; and
WHEREAS, on June 9, 2005, and July 14, 2005, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors held public hearings on this rezoning request and considered both oral and written testimony; and
WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors has determined that the proposed rezoning is in conformance with the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan, as amended; and
WHEREAS, by the adoption of this Ordinance the Board of Supervisors has determined that the public necessity, convenience, general welfare, or good zoning practice is satisfied by this amendment to the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan; now, therefore, be it
ORDAINED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of July 2005, That the rezoning request REZN05-CR-004, Green Springs, to change the Zoning Map designation of 31.4 acres of land from R-1 Conditional to R-2 and ±132.4 acres from R-1 Conditional to R-1, be and is hereby, approved subject to the Green Springs Concept Development Plan & Rezoning Plat prepared by Professional Land Consultants, LLC, and dated July 5, 2005, and the Proffer Statement dated July 6, 2005.