RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION APPROVING SPEX04-LE-003:  AMENDMENT OF AN EXISTING SPECIAL EXCEPTION TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF PERMITTED RESIDENTS AT THE BLUE RIDGE CHRISTIAN HOME TO THIRTY-SIX (36) RESIDENTS, BLUE RIDGE CHRISTIAN HOME, APPLICANT, MELVIN C. BENDER, OWNER

            WHEREAS, Blue Ridge Christian Home, applicant, is seeking an amendment to an existing Special Exception to increase the number of permitted residents at the Blue Ridge Christian Home to thirty-six (36); and

            WHEREAS, the original Special Exception approval limited the number of residents to thirty (30); and

            WHEREAS, through time, the Special Exception has been amended to allow marginal increases in the number of residents to thirty-four (34); and           

            WHEREAS, on August 28, 2003 , the Fauquier County Planning Commission held a public hearing and recommended approval of the proposed Special Exception Amendment; now, therefore, be it

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 15th day of September 2003, That SPEX04-LE-003 be, and is hereby, approved, subject to the following conditions:

1.      The number of residents at the Blue Ridge Christian Home shall not exceed thirty-six (36).

2.      The Applicant shall comply with all applicable permitting and licensing requirements relating to increasing the facility’s residential capacity.