WHEREAS, Seeley Brookfield, LLC owner and Shenandoah Development, LLC applicant, have initiated an application to amend the Fauquier County Zoning Map in accordance with the provisions of Zoning Ordinance Sections 13-202 to rezone 31.4 acres of land from Residential (R-1) Conditional to Residential (R-2) and to rezone 132.4 acres of Residential (R-1) Conditional to Residential (R-1) for a residential subdivision; and


WHEREAS, the parcels known as PINS 6981-27-6354-000 and 6981-44-4079-000 comprise this request; and


WHEREAS, on May 26, 2005, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing on the Rezoning request and recommended that the application in its current form be denied; and


WHEREAS, on June 9, 2005, July 14, 2005 and September 8, 2005, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors held public hearings on this Rezoning request and considered both oral and written testimony; 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 8th day of September 2005, That the Rezoning request REZN05-CR-004, Green Springs, to change the Zoning Map designation of 31.4 acres of land from R-1 Conditional to R-2 and 132.4 acres from R-1 Conditional to R-1, be and is hereby, approved subject to the Green Springs Concept Development Plan & Rezoning Plat prepared by Professional Land Consultants, LLC received on September 2, 2005, and the Proffer Statement dated September 2, 2005.