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. John Wilmer Porter Building A 17755 Main Street, ered Town Dumfries, Virginia 22026-2386 3400 /Fax: 703-221-354 | DUMFRIES, VIRG Virginia’s Oldest Continuously Cha CHARTERED 1749 INCORPORATED 1961 September 19, 2018 Mr. Shaun A. Reid, Business Owner Shaun Reid Funeral Home, LLC 3940 Acts Lane, Dumfries, Virginia 22026 Mr, Shaun A. Reid 4505 Papillion Court Fredericksburg, Virginia 22408 RE: Suspension or Revocation of Certificate of Occupancy for Shaun A. Reid Funeral Home, LLC located at 3940, Acts Lane, Dumfries, VA 22026-Effective as of September 19, 2018. Dear Mr. Reid: This letter is being written to inform that you are in violation of Town code-section 116.3 of Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code effective date July 14, 2014 as itrelates to Cerificate of Occupancy requirements for your business license & operation of your premises for funeral home activity. You are also in violation of Business license requirements per Town Code -section 18-36(a), (b)(2).(b)(3) & (b}(4) for your licensure requirements to operate your business within town. You applied for a certificate of occupancy application on August 29, 2017 & a permit was issued on September 5, 2017 for general office use with specific note for "No services on site”. You were also informed by inspector Mr. John Dolan that there will be no activities related to funeral & related services at this location. During his inspection of premises there were no facliities for storage of dead bodies or related activities associated with such use e.g. embalming, viewing etc. We have been informed & confirmed by state investigator that embalming is being conducted & performed on regular basis per your customer needs by your business employees. Yesterday, inspector John Dolan conducted an inspection & plastic bags were discovered on property with embalming fluid(arterial fluid) and other evidence of this activity of which state inspector has informed the town. You have obtained this certificate of occupancy & business license based upon incorrect information & are carrying out repeated Violations of Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code in effect at this time. Such use of this premises is also a violation of Town of Dumfries Zoning regulation. Therefore, you are hereby directed fo cease & desist from this type of use like funeral activities like body preparation, viewing & memorial services that is covered under funeral home use under town code. The business activities like caskets selections and sales, planning activities & related counseling/consultations are permitted under office use. If you fail to stop your operation that has funeral activity, then we will pursue all legal remedies provided under the law of Town of Dumfries code & Commonwealth of Virginia Code as applicable. We are more than wiling to help you to come into compliance with Town and state code as applicable. Please contact me at Jkhokhar@dumiriesva.gov or call me at 703 221 3400 ex 146. Thanks. Sincerely ae jokhar, CBO Community Development Director Zoning Administrator/Building Official Town of Dumfries, Virginia 22026 Copy Mayor/Acting Town Manager Town Attorney Treasurer Code Violation file November 30, 2018 Mr. Shaun A. Reid, Business Owner Shaun Reid Funeral Home, LLC DUMFRIES, VIRGINIA 17735 Main Street Virginia's Oldest Continuously Chartered Town CHARTERED 1749 INCORPORATED 1961 John Wilmer Porter Building Dumfries, Virginia 22026-2386 ‘Tel: 703-221-3400 / Fax: 708-221-3554 ‘www. dumiriesva.gov 3940 Acts Lane, Dumfries, Virginia 22026 Mr. Shaun A. Reid 4505 Papillion Court Fredericksburg, Virginia 22408 RE: Null & Void Certificate of Occupancy for Shaun A. Reid Funeral Home, LLC located at 3940, Acts Lane, Dumfries, Dear Mr. Reid: This letter is being written to inform code section 70-282(A). As a result of notice of such violation, and failure to abate, your Certific VA 22026-Effecti that you continue to be in violation of Town your continuing violation of 70-(282), prior ‘ate of Occupancy for 3940 Acts Lane, Dumfties, Virginia 22026, is null and void pursuant to Town Code 70-9(e). You are also in violation of Business license require! ments per Town Code “section 18-36(a), (b)(2). (b)(3) & (b)(4) for your licensure requirements fo operate your business within town. You were given ample opportunity 4 location, but you failed to remove al dead bodies & conduct embalming, dead body. You have continued to provide lo cure the deficiencies that existed at this I the equipment that is used to store the body preparation work before burial of the funeral services in violation of Town of Dumfries Code of Ordinances. Hence your certificate of occupancy is Null & Void. Also we have received recent citizen funeral related business activities in nonconforming manners as they complaints that you were conducting relate to your health profession requirements per state code. You are continuing your operation that has funeral activity & are in violation of Town of Dumfries Code and Virginia Commonwealth Code for each day that you are operating.