A Resolution to Authorize the Acquisition of Three Acres Owned by Bishops Run, LLC, by Eminent Domain or Otherwise

WHEREAS, Bishops Run, LLC, is the owner of three (3) acres in New Baltimore, also described as Parcel Identification Number 7916-11-5334-000; and

WHEREAS, Bishops Run, LLC, executed proffers which require the conveyance of the above-described property to Fauquier County for public safety purposes to permit the construction of a new facility for the New Baltimore Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company, Inc. to allow the continued provision of adequate public safety, fire and rescue services; and

WHEREAS, Bishops Run, LLC, has been unable to convey legal title and request has been made for the property; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has considered public comment after due notice and hearing regarding the proposed acquisition of the property through the exercise of its power of eminent domain or otherwise, and determined that the acquisition of the property for public safety purposes is in the public interest; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of December 2007, That the County Attorney be, and is hereby, authorized to take all necessary steps to acquire that three (3) acre parcel, also described as Parcel Identification Number 7916-11-5334-000.


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