Agricultural Ordinance Amendments 2016

The Nevada County Planning Commission meet on December 8, 2016 to consider proposed amendments to the County Land Use and Development Code (File Number: PLN16-00050; ORD16-1; EIS16-0001) related to direct marketing of agricultural products and to adopt an updated definition of farmlands of local importance. The original project staff report (PDF) is available for public review, as well as staff's Planning Commission memo, which refines the scope of the proposed amendments. At the December 8, 2016 Planning Commission meeting the Planning Commission voted 5-0 to recommend that the Board of Supervisors approve ORD16-1, which amends Section L-II 3.3, L-II 3.15 and L-II 4.3.4 of the Nevada County Land Use and Development related to supporting agriculture in unincorporated Nevada County.

The Nevada County Board of Supervisors will hold a public meeting on January 24, 2017 at 1:30 10:15 a.m. in the Board Chambers at the Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, to discuss the Planning Commission's recommendation on the proposed amendments.

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