Fauquier Budget "Madness"
Have FUN, Be BOLD
Completed - 31/03/2020
11 Fauquier Strategies to '22
CHANGE Cultures to "Working Together" BOS & SB **
FCPS to aggressively remove "WASTED $,$$$,$$$" **
County-wide Internet: Home business / pupil study **
Innovation: Renewable Energy Institute (BOW?) **
Fauquier grads moving away / NEW incentives to stay
FCPS SB / BOS Shared PRIORITIES through 2023 **
Fauquier workers:Prototype Tiny Home development **
Continue dealing with external impacts (COVID 19)
Property Tax Rate Increases only for NEW services etc.
More Taxpayer input - GET Involved **
Allow / Support for ALL "Fauquier-Based" Strategies **
Center column will be frequently updated before the end of March from YOUR input
Residents trust that local groups, publications, businesses, homeowners, taxpayers etc. will voice their (honest and frank) opinions by suggesting positive solutions for current decision-makers to act on sooner rather than later
Side Columns / Top Bar "communities" have well-proven track records of "smart" local decisions by deploying leading-edge technologies visible nationally / internationally
"Smart" local decisions / events include:
Funding county-wide Internet
New programs in schools
Reducing FCPS overhead costs
Solar in FHS - 1974 (1 of 4 in nation)
Geothermal / solar in local businesses since 2002
Geothermal in FHS new eco-wing 2011 to 2013
Poplar Springs sustainability awards - 2012
Eco-Technologies in FHS - 2013
Vint Hill Craft Winery sustainability awards - 2013
FCPS S/SEAS Energy / Art Expo at FHS - 2014
45 Fauquier sustainability awards - 2014
UK / Delaware Hospice Best Practices - 2015/17
Tiny Homes Expo in Prince Wiilliam County - 2018
Living in a Vets Tiny Home Phoenix AZ - 2018
Rainwater catchment / presentations - 2018/19
Fauquier Airport building technologies - 2019
** FCPS Transportation Research in 2018/19 proved this is the best / most effective area to remove FCPS waste estimated to be at least $1M per year, or more.
** Strategic Fauquier Priority #1 due to effect on Safety, Taxpayers, Teachers, Students, Parents, Staff, Principals, Annual Operating Budgets, Energy Costs, Pollution, Innovation, etc.
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Thank you for your time, and valuable input
These "landing" pages publicly released Sunday March 15, 2020 at 6pm
Fauquier March "Madness"
Have FUN, Be BOLD
Final updates before 1/31/2020