RESOLUTION

 

 A RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE FY 2004 - 2008 CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS PROGRAM (CIP) AND APPROPRIATE AN ADDITIONAL $3,650,000 FOR RENOVATION OF CLAUDE THOMPSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

 

WHEREAS,  on March 25, 2003, the Board of Supervisors' adopted the FY 2004 - 2008 Capital Improvements Program (CIP); and

 

WHEREAS, included in the adopted CIP was $3,144,000 for the renovation of Claude Thompson Elementary School, which was appropriated in two equal amounts of $1,572,000 in FY 2004 and FY 2005; and

 

WHEREAS, in May of fiscal year 2004, the School architects provided a revised estimate of the renovation costs significantly greater than originally projected; and

 

WHEREAS, the School Board, after conducting a number of work sessions and public hearings, adopted a modified renovation plan which requires $3,650,000 in additional funding support to complete the project; and

 

WHEREAS, in a November 10, 2004 Board of Supervisors’ work session, the School Board requested an amendment to the CIP and $3,650,000 in additional appropriations to support the modified plan to renovate Claude Thompson Elementary School; and

 

WHEREAS, on December 9, 2004, a public hearing was held to solicit comments from Fauquier County citizens on the proposed amendment to the CIP and increased appropriations to renovate Claude Thompson Elementary School; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 9th day of December 2004, That the FY 2004 – 2008 Capital Improvements Program be, and is hereby, amended to increase the FY 2005 funding for the Claude Thompson Elementary School by $3,650,000; and, be it

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby direct the Finance Department to coordinate the necessary actions to obtain the $3,650,000 in the most appropriate manner to support the Claude Thompson Elementary School renovation.