Flushing New Baltimore - April 02, 2020

The Fauquier County Water And Sanitation Authority will be flushing in the following areas South ... [more...]

Building Closure until April 30th: A Message to our Customers and Vendors - March 27, 2020

With growing concern regarding the Coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, the Fauquier County Water and ... [more...]

Please Flush Wisely - March 26, 2020

As toilet paper runs short, many citizens may turn to alternatives such as “flushable&rdquo... [more...]


Board of Directors

The Fauquier County Water and Sanitation Authority is governed by a five member Board. Individual Board members are appointed by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors and serve for a term of four years. The Authority Board elects its officers during the first regular meeting of each year and officers serve for a term of one year.


Board Member
Term Expiration
Michael J. Focazio
  • Chairman: Liaison Committee
  • Member: Planning Committee
Marshall Magisterial District
01 April 2024
William ("Bill") G. Downey
Vice-Chairman / Secretary / Treasurer
  • Chairman: Finance / Building Committees
  • Member: Liaison Committee
Scott Magisterial District 14 May 2023
Richard "Rick" Gerhardt
Board Member
  • Chairman: Personnel
Cedar Run Magisterial District 09 January 2024
Ross W. D'Urso
Board Member
  • Chairman: Audit Committee
  • Member: Finance / Personnel Committees
Lee Magisterial District 09 January 2024


William "Bill" Chipman III

Board Member

  • Chairman: Planning
  • Member: Audit / Building Committees
Center Magisterial District 30 June 2021