WHEREAS, Calvin L. Ritchie, the property owner, has initiated a request to rezone approximately 1.26 acres of an approximately 96-acre parcel (a portion of PIN #7808-52-4186-000) from Rural Agriculture (RA) to Industrial Park (I -1); and

WHEREAS, the applicant has filed an application to amend the Fauquier County Zoning Map in accordance with the provisions of Article 13-202 of the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance; and

WHEREAS, the proposed rezoning is in conformance with the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan; and

            WHEREAS, on June 26, 2003, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing on the rezoning request of Calvin L. Ritchie and recommended approval of the rezoning; and

            WHEREAS, on July 21, 2003 , the Board of Supervisors, held a public hearing on this rezoning request; and

            WHEREAS, by adoption of this Ordinance, the Board of Supervisors has determined that the public necessity, convenience, general welfare, and good zoning practice is satisfied by this amendment to the Fauquier County Zoning Map; now, therefore, be it

            ORDAINED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 21st day of July 2003, That Rezoning Request #RZ03-CR-15 to change the zoning designation of 1.26 acres of a 96-acre parcel located south of Ritchie Road (Route 644), identified as a portion of PIN #7808-52-4186-000, from Rural Agriculture (RA) to Industrial Park (I-1) be, and is hereby, approved subject to the Proffer Statement executed by Calvin L. Ritchie on June 23, 2003.