PROCLAMATION

A PROCLAMATION TO RECOGNIZE THE FAUQUIER COUNTY BANDWIDTH TASK FORCE FOR WORK IN PREPARING AND PRESENTING THE FAUQUIER COUNTY BANDWIDTH TASK FORCE REPORT

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors recognizes the importance of bandwidth service as a key element of economic development in Fauquier County; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors recognized the need for an analysis of the status of bandwidth service in Fauquier County and, through the Fauquier County Economic Development Advisory Council, established the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force on January 16, 2002, to carry out the review; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force consisted of representation from the Fauquier Technology Alliance, Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission, Fauquier County School Public Schools, Lord Fairfax Community College, Vint Hill Economic Development Authority, Fauquier County Economic Development Advisory Council, Fauquier County Chamber of Commerce, and Fauquier County Information Resources; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force met weekly, worked diligently, held discussions, and reviewed extensive background information and data in accomplishing the tasks assigned; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force prepared and presented a written report and recommendations to the Fauquier County Economic Development Advisory Council and to the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors on June 17, 2002; now, therefore, be it

PROCLAIMED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 15th day of July 2002, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby recognize Mr. Chris Johnson, Task Force Chairman, Ms. Ann Nelson, Task Force Vice-Chair, Mr. Jim Casey, Mr. Lanny Cornwell, Mr. Gary Christie, Dr. Kay Dunkley, Dr. J. David Martin, Mr. Todd Hickling, Mr. Rob Rose and Mr. Rick Vernaci, with support from Ms. Donna Cason and Ms. Laurie Counts, for their service on the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force; and, be it

PROCLAIMED FURTHER, That the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors does hereby commend the members of the Fauquier County Bandwidth Task Force for their unselfish and dedicated service to Fauquier County.

 

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Raymond E. Graham
Chairman