PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor: 

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Department of Community Development

June 17, 2002

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Carolyn Bowen

Department of Community Development

Topic:  2nd ADDITION TO THE PARIS VALLEY AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTAL DISTRICT

Topic Description:

This is a request by John E. Hudson and Antoinette M. Hudson to add approximately 263.92 acres to the Paris Valley Agricultural and Forestal District that will expire on May 15, 2006. 

The Planning Commission considered the request on April 25, 2002.  No one spoke in favor of, or in opposition to, the request. 

The Planning Commission voted (5-0) to forward the request to the Board of Supervisors with a recommendation of approval.  Additional background is provided in the attached staff report.

 

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Hold a public hearing and take action as deemed appropriate.  Should the Board move to approve this request, a proposed Ordinance is attached.

 

Financial Impacts Analysis:

The Code of Virginia Article 15.4312 Effects of districts - A.  This section states “land lying within a district and used in agricultural or forestal production shall automatically qualify for an agricultural and forestal use-value pursuant to Article 4 of Chapter 32 of Title 58.1 if the requirements for such assessment contained therein are satisfied.” 

This property is currently in land use taxation.

 

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Commissioner of the Revenue 

 ATTACHMENTS:  

1.    Proposed Ordinance

2.       Staff Report