TO:                 Fauquier County Planning Commission

FROM:           Elizabeth Cook, Chief of Planning

DATE:            April 19, 2002

SUBJECT:      Initiation of Fauquier County Subdivision Ordinance Text Amendments to Update the Ordinance to Reflect the Proposed Stormwater Management Ordinance

At the March 28, 2002 Planning Commission, staff briefed the Commission on proposed Subdivision Ordinance text amendments related to the proposed Stormwater Management Ordinance.  As discussed, staff anticipates that draft text amendment language will be disseminated to the Planning Commission at its April 25, 2002 meeting.  The Commission indicated that a work session would be scheduled for May or June.

If the Planning Commission agrees to initiate the proposed amendments, the following motion is provided:

In accord with Section 13 of the Subdivision Ordinance, the Fauquier County Planning Commission hereby moves to initiate Subdivision Ordinance text amendments to various sections of said Ordinance to incorporate the necessary references and revisions to reflect the proposed Stormwater Management Ordinance.

The Commission wishes to advertise the amendments for public hearing at its May 30, 2002 meeting.


cc:        Kevin Burke, Deputy County Attorney

Frederick P.D. Carr, Director