A Resolution to Initiate A Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment to Chapter 11 of the Zoning Ordinance to REVISE Standards Related to Telecommunications Tower APPROVALS and Confirm the Requirement for a Special Exceptions Within 100 Feet of Roads, Streets, Highways and Rights of Way
WHEREAS, the County has determined that it is necessary to amend Chapter 11 of the Zoning Ordinance in order to clarify its intent with respect to the situations in which a special exception is required for telecommunications towers; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has determined that other clarifications with respect to the requirements of the Telecommunications Ordinance are appropriate; and
WHEREAS, the County has determined that initiation of such an amendment is appropriate, in the public interest and consistent with good zoning practice; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 8th day of November 2007, That an amendment to Chapter 11 of the Zoning Ordinance to clarify that a special exception is required for telecommunications towers within 100 feet of or within highway right- of-way and revise other requirements of the Ordinance be, and is hereby, forwarded to the Fauquier County Planning Commission for public hearing.