A RESOLUTION TO ADOPT THE FAUQUIER COUNTY CONNECTIONS PLAN BY REFERENCE IN CHAPTER 9: PUBLIC FACILITIES AND UTILITIES, AND IN CHAPTER 10: TRANSPORTATION, OF THE FAUQUIER COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
WHEREAS, The Fauquier County Connections Plan addresses the need for additional trails, greenways and sidewalks for pedestrians and bicyclists in the County that connect to libraries, parks, shopping, historical sites and scenic areas, particularly in the nine service districts; and
WHEREAS, trails, greenways and sidewalks contribute to a high quality of life, improved health, and allow citizens and tourists to recreate and travel safely; and
WHEREAS, additional text is inserted in the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan that adopts The Fauquier County Connections Plan by reference; and
WHEREAS, on June 28, 2007, the Planning Commission unanimously recommended approval of this item to the Board of Supervisors; and
WHEREAS, on August 9, 2007 and September 13, 2007, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors conducted a public hearing on this item and considered written and oral testimony; and
WHEREAS, on September 13, 2007, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors conducted a work session with the Fauquier County Department of Recreation and the Parks & Recreation Board, now therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of September 2007, That Chapters 9 and 10 of the Fauquier County Comprehensive Plan be, and are hereby, amended as reflected in the staff report dated September 13, 2007, which adopts The Fauquier County Connections Plan.