Tompkins County
New York


Adding Parcel to Agricultural District 2 (West Side of Cayuga Lake)


Department:Planning, Development, and Environmental Quality CommitteeSponsors:
Category:LandFunctions:Agriculture, Cooperative Extension


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Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, February has been designated as an annual one-month review period when landowner proposals for inclusion of viable agricultural lands within existing certified agricultural districts will be accepted for review and action by the Tompkins County Legislature, and


              WHEREAS, one landowner has requested an addition of one parcel totaling 1.73 acres to Tompkins County Agricultural District 2, and


              WHEREAS, this request has been reviewed and recommended for approval by the Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, and


WHEREAS, the County Legislature held the required public hearing on this proposal on June 6, 2017, and


WHEREAS, the County Legislature is required to act on such proposals under New York State Agriculture District Law, now therefore be it


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Planning, Development and Environmental Quality Committee, That approval is granted for the requested addition of Parcel 17.-1-15.34, a 1.73 acre parcel on Brown Road in Danby, to the Agriculture Districts of Tompkins County.