RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE ACCEPTANCE OF A NEW ROAD ALIGNMENT FOR MEETZE ROAD , LUNSFORD ROAD , AND GREEN ROAD
CEDAR RUN MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT  

WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation has reconstructed portions of Meetze Road, Route 643 and Lunsford Road/Green Road, Route 674, on a new alignment under Project 0643-030-302,C501; and

            WHEREAS, the project sketch attached and incorporated herein as a part of this resolution, defines adjustments required in the Secondary System of State Highways as a result of that construction; and

            WHEREAS, the new road which serves the same citizens as those portions of the old road and is constructed in lieu thereof and approved by the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner; and 

            WHEREAS, the old road identified to be abandoned and those segments no longer serve a public need pursuant to section 33.1 – 155 of the Virginia Code; and

            WHEREAS, the portion of the old road identified to be discontinued is deemed by the Virginia Department of Transportation to no longer provide a public convenience sufficient to warrant maintenance at public expense as part of the Secondary System of State Highways; now therefore, be it

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 20th day of October  2003, That this Board requests the Virginia Department of Transportation to add the portion of road identified in the attached sketch as Sections 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 to the Secondary System of State Highways, pursuant to 33.1-229 of the Code of Virginia; and, be it

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That this Board abandons as part of the Secondary System of State Highways the portion of road identified in the attached sketch as Section 4, pursuant to 33.1-155, Code of Virginia; and, be it

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That this Board concurs with the Commonwealth Transportation Board’s discontinuance of the portion of road identified in the attached sketch as Sections 1, 2 and 3 as part of the Secondary System of State Highways, pursuant to 33.1-150 of the Code of Virginia; and be it

            RESOLVED FINALLY, That a certified copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Resident Engineer for the Virginia Department of Transportation.