F-35. - JLB Associates Local Agricultural and Forestal District (AR 90-S-004-03).  


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  • (a)

    The following parcel of land situated in the Springfield District, and more particularly described herein, is hereby included in the JLB Associates Local Agricultural and Forestal District:

    Owner Fairfax County Tax Map
    Parcel Number
    Acreage
    JLB Associates 66-4 ((1)) 19Z 34.1

     

    (b)

    The JLB Associates Local Agricultural and Forestal District is renewed effective October 20, 2015, pursuant to Chapter 44, Title 15.2 of the Virginia Code 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 years from the date of adoption of such ordinance. This provision shall not be constructed to restrict expansion of or improvements to the agricultural and forestal use of 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 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 58.1 et seq. of the Virginia Code , if the requirement 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 it may by ordinance renew the district or a modification thereof for another eight-year period. No owner(s) of land shall be included in any agricultural and forestal district of local significance without such owner's written approval;

    (5)

    The establishment and continuation of this district depends upon the continuing legality and enforceability of each of the terms and conditions stated in this ordinance. This district may, at the discretion of the Board of Supervisors, be subject to reconsideration and may be terminated if warranted in the discretion of the Board of Supervisors upon determination by a court or any declaration or enactment by the General Assembly that renders any provisions illegal or unenforceable. The reconsideration/termination shall be in accordance with the procedures for the establishment, renewal, or amendment of an A & F District as outlined in Section 115 of the County Code and shall include an opportunity for the property owner(s) to demonstrate that the determination by a court or the declaration or enactment by the General Assembly does not apply to the conditions of this district.

    (6)

    The establishment and continuation of this district depends upon the implementation of each of the terms and conditions stated in this ordinance. This district may, at the sole discretion of the Board of Supervisors, be subject to reconsideration and may be terminated if such action is determined to be warranted by the Board of Supervisors upon determination that the terms and conditions stated in this ordinance are not being implemented. The reconsideration/termination shall be in accordance with the procedures for the establishment, renewal, or amendment of an A & F District as outlined in Section 115 of the County Code.

    (7)

    The applicants shall continue to implement and abide by the recommendations of the Forest Management Plan dated July 3, 2007 for the life of the JLB Associates Local Agricultural and Forestal District. The Forest Management Plan may be updated from time to time as determined necessary by the State Forester. If the applicants choose to harvest the timber on the lands within the JLB Associates Agricultural and Forestal District, such harvesting shall be in coordination with the State Forester so that special techniques designed to protect water quality may be utilized.

    (8)

    Those areas delineated as Environmental Quality Corridors (EQCs) shall be left undisturbed, with the exception of selective thinning operations performed to enhance existing vegetation and the removal of dead, dying and diseased vegetation in accordance with the Forest Management Plan and as approved by the State Forester. The boundaries of the EQC shall be the permanent limits of clearing and grading for the life of the JLB Associates Local Agricultural and Forestal District (see EQC map on file with the Department of Planning and Zoning).

    (9)

    The Resource Management Division of the Fairfax County Park Authority shall be permitted to survey the property and to recover artifacts from the property. Surveys and other similar activities of the Resource Management Division shall be conducted only with prior permission of the property owner and at terms mutually acceptable to both parties and established before each occurrence. (18-91-F; 34-99-F; 29-07-F-35; 25-15-F-35.)