ORDINANCE

AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE REZONING REQUEST #RZ02-L-07

DONALD K. BEAVER BEAVER PROPERTY

PARCEL I.D. #6899-16-9372-000

LEE MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT

            WHEREAS, Donald K. Beaver, the owner, has initiated a request to rezone a 1.618-acre parcel (PIN 6899-16-9372-000) from Rural Agricultural (RA) to Commercial-Highway (C-2); 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 April 25, 2002, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing on the rezoning request of Donald K. Beaver; and

            WHEREAS, at its meeting on May 30, 2002, the Fauquier County Planning Commission approved a motion recommending denial of the requested rezoning; and

            WHEREAS, on August 19, 2002, the Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on this rezoning request; and

            WHEREAS, by the adoption of this Ordinance, the Board of Supervisors has determined that the public necessity, convenience, general welfare, or 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 19th day of August 2002, That Rezoning Request #RZ02-L-07 to change the zoning designation of a 1.618 acre parcel at the northwest quadrant of the intersection of Routes 17 and 28, identified as PIN 6899-16-9372-000, Lee Magisterial District, from Rural Agricultural (RA) to Commercial-Highway (C-2) be, and is hereby, approved subject to the boundary survey plat dated February 12, 2002.