RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE PURCHASE OF DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS ON COOL LAWN FARMS, LLC UNDER THE FOURTH ROUND OF PURCHASE OF DEVELOPMENT RIGHT PROGRAM

WHEREAS, on February 19, 2002, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors adopted the Purchase of Development Rights (PDR) Program to acquire conservation easements for the purpose of protecting agriculture, providing open space, ameliorating the impact of development on the County; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier County of Board of Supervisors created the PDR Committee to assist the Board of Supervisors in selecting qualified farm properties for preservation; and

WHEREAS, on January 12, 2006, the Board of Supervisors approved funding in the amount of $390,000 for the purchase of thirteen development rights on Cool Lawn Farms, LLC; and

WHEREAS, at the landowner’s request a review of the total number of development right available for sale under the PDR Program was conducted and the County Zoning Administrator and County Attorney concluded that there were three additional parcels of record resulting in three additional development rights; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of October 2006, That an additional $90,000.00 be, and is hereby, approved for the Purchase of Development Rights on Cool Lawn Farms, LLC.

 

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