RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE ACCEPTANCE OF THE REMAINING 0.11 MILE OF HEDDINGS ROAD (STATE ROUTE 794) TO THE SECONDARY SYSTEM

OF STATE HIGHWAYS, CEDAR RUN MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT

 

WHEREAS, in 1947 the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) accepted 1.0 mile of Heddings Road (State Route 794) for maintenance in accordance with a resolution from the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors; and

 

            WHEREAS, a discrepancy exists between the 1.0 mile originally accepted in 1947 and the 1.11 miles actually being maintained; and

 

            WHEREAS, the above street serves a genuine public need; and

 

WHEREAS, the VDOT Warrenton Residency office has requested that the County acknowledge the Residency’s representation that the additional 0.11 mile of Heddings Road has been continuously maintained for a period in excess of 20 years; and

 

            WHEREAS, the VDOT Warrenton Residency office has asserted that the continuous maintenance of the additional 0.11 miles of Heddings Road constitutes conclusive evidence that this portion of the right-of-way is a public road, pursuant to Section 33.1-184 of the Code of Virginia; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 16th day of August 2004, That the Virginia Department of Transportation be, and is hereby, requested to take the necessary action to add the above-described street of approximately 0.11 miles in the Secondary System of State Highways for maintenance, as provided in Section 33.1-229, Code of Virginia; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That the street has been established as a public road as provided in Section 33.1-184, Code of Virginia; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FINALLY, That a certified copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Resident Engineer for the Virginia Department of Transportation.