RESOLUTION

 

A Resolution Directing the Parks and Recreation Board and Fauquier County Staff to take all Actions Necessary to Assist in the Implementation of the Fauquier County Fair Board's Request to use Approximately Five (5) Acres of Land Located at the Central Sports Field Complex for Fair Purposes

 

            WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors has obtained ownership to property adjacent to property owned by the Fauquier County Fair Board, Inc. for the purpose of establishing a youth sports field complex; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has traditionally permitted the Fair Board to use approximately five (5) acres of the aforesaid land for purposes of parking and other Fair-related activities; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has leased portions of its property, including the aforesaid five (5) acres of land, to the Fauquier Youth Sports Coordination Council, Inc., for the purposes of the development and operation of sports fields; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Fair Board, Inc. has requested that the Fauquier Youth Sports Coordination Council, Inc., and the Board of Supervisors enter into an agreement permitting them to continue to use the five (5) acre tract of land; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors acknowledges the benefits of the continued viability of the Fauquier County Fair and of the establishment of sports fields for youth within the County; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 16th day of August 2004, That the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors does hereby direct that its Fauquier County Parks and Recreation Board and the Fauquier County Staff, including that of the Fauquier County Parks and Recreation Department, work with the Fauquier County Fair Board and the Fauquier Youth Sports Coordination Council, Inc., to determine an acceptable agreement that would permit the Fauquier County Fair Board to continue to use the five (5) acres of land for Fauquier County Fair purposes.