RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE PROPOSED REZONING OF FOUR ACRES OF LAND CURRENTLY OWNED BY JEFFREY D. AND MARY E. LIPPINCOTT, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS PIN # 7916-10-1466, FROM

RESIDENTIAL-1 (R-1) TO COMMERCIAL (C-1)

 

WHEREAS, Jeffrey D. and Mary E. Lippincott (applicants) initiated a request to rezone four acres from Residential-1 (R-1) to Commerical-1 (C-1) to accommodate a post office; and

 

WHEREAS, the applicants filed an application to amend the Fauquier County Zoning Ordinance in accordance with the provisions of Article 13-202; and

 

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing on January 25, 2001, regarding the rezoning request; and

 

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Planning Commission unanimously recommended approval of the rezoning request subject to the following issues being addressed:

 

1.                  Provision for a proportionate share contribution toward the construction of the proposed roundabout intersection at Broad Run Church Road and Riley Road.

 

2.                  Commit to the location of the post office site entrance(s) from Riley Road; and

 

WHEREAS, on February 20, 2001, the Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the rezoning request; and

 

WHEREAS, after holding its public hearing, the Board of Supervisors, at the request of the applicants, tabled consideration of the matter pending determination from the United States Postal Service of its Post Office facility plan review for a New Baltimore branch; and

 

WHEREAS, by letter of July 1, 2005, the United States Postal Service informed the Board of Supervisors that it has restarted the project to acquire the four acre tract from Jeffrey and Mary Lippincott for a new post office and, as a result, the Board of Supervisors is being requested to reactivate the rezoning request; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 11th day of August 2005, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to schedule a public hearing on the proposed rezoning of four acres of land currently owned by Jeffrey D. and Mary E. Lippincott, more particularly described as PIN #7916-10-1466, from Residential-1 (R-1) to Commercial (C‑1).