Warrenton Chase Attachment 7
A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE SE03-C-21 TO ALLOW THE
CROSSING OF THE FLOODPLAIN TO CONSTRUCT UTILITY LINES AND COMMUNITY TRAILS
WHEREAS, the Applicant has
calculated floodplain boundaries that differ from the FEMA boundaries
currently on file with the County; and
WHEREAS, the Applicant has indicated the use of current FEMA data
to set the floodplain parameters for design purposes; and
WHEREAS, the Applicant has requested the crossing of the FEMA
floodplain to construct utility lines and a community trails system; and
WHEREAS, the Planning Commission has conducted public hearing on
SE03-C-21 and has determined that the requested Special Exception is
consistent with the requirements of Section 5-2300 of the Zoning
WHEREAS, the Planning Commission has forwarded to the Board of
Supervisors a recommendation of approval of SE03-C-21, subject to certain
conditions; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 21st
day of July 2003, That SE03-C-21 be, and is hereby, approved subject to
the following conditions:
- No such use
shall cause an increase in the level of flooding or velocity of
- No such use
shall create a potential hazard of debris subject to movement by
floodwaters, which might cause damage downstream.
- The Applicant
shall have obtained and shall present evidence attesting any
applicable approvals by State and Federal authorities concerning such
and equipment stored in the floodplain shall not be buoyant, flammable
or explosive, and shall not be subject to major damage by flooding or
such materials and equipment must be firmly anchored to prevent
flotation or movement and/or can be readily removed from the area
within the time available after flood warning.
- The Applicant shall obtain a Conditional Letter of Map
Revision (CLOMR) from FEMA prior to final construction plan approval.
- The Applicant shall obtain a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR)
upon completion of construction.
- The Applicant shall obtain all required permits from
DEQ, DCR, VMRC and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Evidence of
applicable permits shall be required prior to final construction plan
- Under no circumstances shall any use, activity, and
/or development adversely affect the capacity of the channels or
floodways of any watercourse, drainage ditch or any other drainage
facility or system which would increase flood heights and/or
velocities, on adjacent properties.
- Wetlands delineation should be verified by U.S. Corps
of Engineers prior to final construction plan approval.
- No Stormwater
Management ("SWM") or associated Best Management Practice
("BMP") facilities shall be placed in the floodplain.