An Ordinance Adopting a Fauquier County Code Text Amendment to Chapter 11 Resulting in the Transfer of Erosion and Sediment Control and Stormwater Management Provisions to Appendix E – Design Standards Manual


  WHEREAS, on October 13, 2005, the Board of Supervisors adopted by Ordinance an amendment to the Fauquier County Code that added an Appendix E – Design Standards Manual, along with Chapter 1 - General Provisions, Chapter 2 – Drainage, and Chapter 8 – Performance Guarantee; and


WHEREAS, on October 13, 2005, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the proposed amendment to Chapter 11 of the Fauquier Code; and


WHEREAS, the adoption of this text amendment would be in the spirit of the Fauquier County Code, consistent with public convenience, general welfare, and good zoning practices, consistent with the adopted Comprehensive Plan, and is in the best interest of the citizens of Fauquier County; now, therefore, be it


ORDAINED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of October 2005, That the Fauquier County Code be, and is hereby, amended to delete the following provisions in Chapter 11 with the referenced notations:




*Editor's note: Ord. No. 99-6, adopted Dec. 6, 1999, amended Ch. 11 to read as herein set out. Prior to inclusion of said ordinance, Ch. 11 pertained to similar subject matter and derived from Ord. No. 93-5, adopted Nov. 2, 1993.

Cross references: Building code, Ch. 5; sewers and sewage disposal, Ch. 17; water, Ch. 19; site development plan, App. B; subdivision of land, App. C; zoning App. D.


*Editor's note: Erosion and sediment control and stormwater management provisions are contained in the County's Design Standards Manual, as adopted on October 13, 2005 and as amended and referenced as Appendix E.  However, it is not presently included in the Code. A copy of said Manual may be obtained from the County’s Department of Community Development.


Article I. In General


§ 11-1. Purpose of chapter.

§ 11-2. Definitions.

§ 11-3. Local program generally.

§ 11-4. Regulation of land disturbing activities.

§ 11-5. Action on erosion and sediment control plan.

§ 11-6. Applications for land disturbing permit; fees.

§ 11-7. Approved plan required for issuance of permits; certification; bonding of performance.

§ 11-8. Monitoring, reports, and inspections.

§ 11-9. Administrative appeal; judicial review.

§ 11-10. Penalties, injunctions and other legal actions.

§§ 11-11--11-30. Reserved.


Article II. Stormwater Management


§ 11-31. Introduction.

§ 11-32. General provisions.

§ 11-33. Definitions.

§ 11-34. Stormwater management program permit procedures and requirements.

§ 11-35. General criteria for stormwater management

§ 11-36. Construction inspection

§ 11-37. Maintenance inspection and repair of stormwater facilities.

§ 11-38. Enforcement and penalties.