F-25. - Launders Local Agricultural and Forestal District (AF 88-C-002).  


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  • (a)

    The following parcel of land situated in the Centreville District, and more particularly described herein, is hereby included in the Launders Agricultural and Forestal District:

    Owners
    Fairfax County Tax Map Parcel Number Acreage
    Joseph H. and Ruth C. Launders 16-3 ((1))pt. 4 30.32 Acres

     

    (b)

    The Launders Agricultural and Forestal District is established effective July 24, 1989, pursuant to Chapter 36.1, Title 15.1, of the Code of Virginia and Chapter 115 of the Fairfax County Code and is therefore subject to the provisions of those Chapters and the following provisions:

    (1)

    No parcel included within the district shall be developed to a more intensive use than its existing use at the time of adoption of the ordinance establishing such district for eight (8) years from the date of adoption of such ordinance. This provision shall not be construed to restrict expansion of or improvements to the agricultural or forestal use of the land or to prevent the construction of one (1) additional house within the district, where otherwise permitted by applicable law, for either an owner, a member of an owner's family or for a tenant who farms the land;

    (2)

    No parcel added to an already established district shall be developed to a more intensive use than its existing use at the time of addition to the district for eight (8) years from the date of adoption of the original ordinance;

    (3)

    Land used in agricultural and forestal production within the agricultural and forestal district of local significance shall automatically qualify for an agricultural or forestal value assessment on such land pursuant to Chapter 4, Article 19 of the Fairfax County Code and to Section 58-769.4 et seq. of the Code of Virginia, if the requirements for such assessment contained therein are satisfied;

    (4)

    The district shall be reviewed by the Board of Supervisors at the end of the eight-year period and that it may by ordinance renew the district or a modification thereof for another eight-year period. No owner of land shall be included in any agricultural and forestal district of local significance without such owner's written approval;

    (5)

    The applicant shall implement and abide by the recommendations of the Soil and Water Conservation Plan dated May 4, 1989, for the life of the Launders Local Agricultural and Forestal District; and

    (6)

    Those areas delineated as Environmental Quality Corridors (EQCs) shall be left undisturbed, and the boundaries of the EQCs shall be regarded as the permanent limits of clearing and grading for the life of the Launders Local Agricultural and Forestal District. (See attached map.) (24-89-F.)