RESOLUTION

 

A Resolution to Authorize Community Development to Pursue a Cost Estimate to Repair Wade Court in the Scott Magisterial District for Acceptance into the Secondary System of State Highways

 

WHEREAS, on February 16, 1988, the County approved a final plat for Auburn Mill Estates Subdivision, Phase 5; and

 

            WHEREAS, the February 16, 1988 plat dedicated 0.9415 acres to public street use to allow Wade Court to be accepted into the Secondary System of State Highways; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Subdivision Ordinance required the construction or bonding for construction of the street improvements prior to recordation of the final plat; and

 

            WHEREAS, a Developerís Agreement was executed and a bond was posted on September 16, 1988 and the subdivision was put to record on January 25, 1989; and

 

            WHEREAS, the bond expired on September 16, 1989 and was never reposted; and

 

            WHEREAS, lack of maintenance has resulted in the road deteriorating to the point that it is no longer eligible for Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) acceptance into the Secondary System of State Highways; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation is not able to assist the County in improving the road; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED, by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 15th day of December 2003, That the Department of Community Development be, and is hereby, authorized to pursue a cost estimate from a Construction Administration and Management firm currently under contract with the County to repair Wade Court for acceptance into the Secondary System of State Highways; and be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors hereby requests the Virginia Department of Transportation to assist the County in determining the items that need to be completed to bring the road up to the standards required for acceptance; and be it

 

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