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1984_02_22_O011The Town of Leesburg in Virginia PRESENTED February 22, 1984 ORDINANCE NO. 84-0-11 ADOPTED February 22~ 1984 AN ORDINANCE: AMENDING CHAPTER 6 OF THE TOWN CODE REGARDING PRECINCTS AND VOTING PLACES WHEREAS, the expansion of the town's corporate boundaries by annexation effective midnight December 31, 1983, will require the addition of a voting pre- cinct and adjustments in the boundaries of the three existing precincts within the town; and g"dEREAS, the Board of Supervisors for Loudoun County on February 21 amended the boundaries of precincts which include territory within the Town of Leesburg; and WMEREAS, the proposed boundary adjustments are consistent with the afore- mentioned action of the Board of Supervisors; and WHEREAS, the town has provided public notice pursuant to Section 24.1-92 of the Code of Virginia, as amended, of the proposed changes: THEREFORE, ORDAINED by the Council of the Town of Leesburg in Virginia as follows: SECTION I. follows: Chapter 6, Elections, of the Town Code is amended to read as CHAPTER 6 ELECTIONS Sec. 6-1. Precincts. There shall be f~ee four voting precincts in the municipality as follows: (a) Precinct Number 5~ West Leesbur& Be~innin~ at the Westernmost junction of State Route 7 and the Western corporate limit of the Town of Leesbur~; thence North and East alon~ the corporate limit of the Town of Leesbur~ ~o its ~unction with U.S. Business Route 15~ also known as North King Street; -2- PRECINCTS AND VOTING PLACES thence South along U.S. Business Route 15~ also known as North King Street~ crossing State Route 7~ to the junction of U.S. Business Route 15~ or South King Street~ with Davis Avenue; thence West on Davis Avenue to its junction with Valley View Avenue; thence North on Valley View Avenue to its junction with C.atoctin Circle; thence West on Catoctin Circle to its junction with Dry Mill Road; thence North on Dry Mill Road to its junction with the T~wn Branch; thence West along the Town Branch to its junction with the Western extension of Catoctin Circle; thence North along Catoctin Circle to State Route 7; thence West on State Route 7 to the point of be~innin~ at the Western- most junction of the Western corporate limit of the Town of Leesbur~ and State Route 7. (b) Precinct Number 6~ East Leesbur~ Beginning at the junction of State Route 7, or Market Street~ and U.S. Business Route 15~ or King Street~ in the center of Leesburgl thence South along U.S. Business Route 15~ or King Street to Catoctin Circle; thence Northeast along Catoctin Circle to its junction with State Route 7~ or Market Street; thence East along State Route 7 to the Eastern corporate limits; thence North and West along the Eastern and Northern corporate limit lines to the Northernmost junction of U.S. Route 15 Business and Northern corporate limit; thence South along U.S. Route 15 Business~ or King Street~ to the junc- tion of State Route 7~ or Market Street~ and U.S. Route 15 Business~ in the center of Leesburg. (c) Precinct Number 16~ Dry Mill - Dulles Beginning at the Westernmost junction of the Western corporate boundary of the Town of Leesbur~ and State Route 7; thence East on State Route 7~ which is West Market Street~ to its junc- tion with Catoctin Circle; -3- PRECINCTS AND VOTING PLACES thence South on Catoctin Circle to its junction with the Town Branch; thence East alon~ the Town Branch to its junction with Dry Mill Road; thence South alon~ Dry Mill Road to its junction with Catoctin Circle; thence East on Catoctin Circle to its junction with Valley, View Avenue; thence South on Valley View Avenue to its junction with Davis Avenue; thence East on Davis Avenue to its junction with U.S. Business Route 15~ also known as South Kin~ Street; thence North on U.S. Business Route 15~ also known as South Kin~ Street~ to its junction with Catoctin Circle; thence East on Catoctin Circle to its junction with State Business Route 7~ also known as East Market Street; thence West on East Market Street to its junction with State Route 7/15 Bypass; thence West and North alon~ State Route 7/15 Bypass to the Westernmost junction of the Western corporate boundary of the Town of Leesbur~ and State Route 7. (d) Precinct Number 17~ Simpson Be~innin~ at the point of Southern junction of State Route 7 and the State Route 7/15 Bypass; thence West alon~ the U.S. Route 7/15 Bypass to the Western corporate limits; thence South alon~ the Western corporate limits to State Route 654; thence East alon~ the corporate limit to State Route 7; thence East alon~ State Route 7 to its junction with State Route 7/15 Bypass. Sec. 6-2. Votin~ Places. The election of municipal officials and the voting place for such elec- tion in Precinct Number 5, West Leesburg, shall be at the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department Building; the election of municipal officials and the voting place for such election in Precinct Number 6, East Leesburg, shall be at the Loudoun County Rescue Squad Building; ~m~ the election of municipal officials and the voting place for such election in Precinct -4- PRECINCTS AND VOTING PLACES Number 16, Dry Mill-Dulles, shall be at the Loudoun County High School; and the election of municipal officials and the voting place for such election in Precinct Number 17~ Simpson, shall be the J. Lupton Simpson Middle School. SECTION II. Ail prior ordinances and resolutions in conflict herewith are repealed. SECTION III. This ordinance shall be effective upon approval of the Attorney General of the United States of the changes in the precinct boundaries and voting places pursuant to Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended, 42 U.S.C. Section 1973(c). PASSED this 22nd day of February , 1984. Town of Leesburg ATTE ST: Clerk of C~l~ncil