A Resolution to the Remington Town Council Supporting its Grant Application to Achieve Comprehensive Plan Goals for Bike Path and Pedestrian Connections through Historic Remington and Connecting to the Remington Service District
WHEREAS, Fauquier County’s and the Town of Remington’s Comprehensive Plans promote pedestrian and bike paths as amenities for their citizens that achieve recreational, transportation, and environmental goals; and
WHEREAS, bike and pedestrian connections will showcase the Remington Historic National Register District, provide increased opportunities for tourism and recreation, and benefit main street businesses; and
WHEREAS, The Fauquier County Connections Plan shows bicycle and pedestrian paths linking the Town and the Remington Service District; and
WHEREAS, the Town of Remington seeks to pursue an application for a bicycle and pedestrian grant from the Virginia Department of Transportation that would:
WHEREAS, the Town of Remington will administer the grant and provide any requisite in-kind contributions; and
WHEREAS, the County is committed to providing staff assistance to help determine logical connections to the Remington Service District as specified in the County’s Comprehensive Plan; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 11th day of October 2007, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby support the grant application sought by the Town of Remington.