RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO ADVERTISE A PUBLIC HEARING TO AMEND SECTION 19-18 OF THE FAUQUIER COUNTY CODE TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF AN ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT TO PERMIT AN INDIVIDUAL WELL FOR A COMMERCIAL USE WHICH WILL NOT CONSUME MORE THAN 10,000 GALLONS PER DAY IN SERVICE DISTRICTS WHERE CAPACITY IS NOT AVAILABLE BUT IS ANTICIPATED

 

WHEREAS, Section 19-18 of the County Code currently authorizes permits for individual wells for commercial uses within 300 feet of a waterline where the service provider lacks capacity only by special exception; and

 

WHEREAS, where capacity is reasonably anticipated within two (2) years, the proposed commercial use will consume more than 10,000 gallons per day, and the owner is willing to abandon the well when capacity becomes available, it may be reasonable to consider such an application by administrative permit; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of July 2005, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to advertise a public hearing to amend Section 19-18 of the Fauquier County Code, to authorize the issuance of an administrative permit to permit an individual well for a commercial use which will not consume more than 10,000 gallons per day in service districts where capacity is not available but is anticipated.