Atherton, Marshall District
September 16, 2002
Board of Supervisors
Person Making Request
Robert Lee, County Administrator
Lead & Department
Topic A Resolution Adopting the Timeline for Recommendation Process for Purchase of Farmland Development Rights
On February 19, 2002, the
Board of Supervisors adopted a Purchase of Development Rights (PDR)
Program for Fauquier County and on April 15, 2002 adopted a resolution to
commit land use roll back tax collections for support of the program.
The attached Resolution would endorse the Agricultural Development
Office’s and Agricultural Advisory Committee’s use of a proposed
timeline to implement the PDR Program.
The proposed Purchase of
Development Rights (PDR) Program timeline for Fauquier County is attached.
Action of the Board of Supervisors
Consider adoption of the attached resolution.
It is anticipated
that Fauquier County will receive $1,500,000 from Old Dominion Electric
Cooperative (ODEC) specifically for the PDR Program within five miles
proximate to the ODEC peaking power plant.
Roll back taxes and penalties have also been set aside to fund the
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