Calvert County Transferable Development Rights Program, Zoning Ordinance

Jurisdiction Name: Calvert County
State/Province: MD
Country: United States
Type of Government: County
Population: 90,484
Population Range: 50,000 to 249,999
Policy Links: WebPDF
Policy type: ordinance
Year: 1978
GFC Topic: community food production
Keywords: TDR, agriculture, conservation, conservation easement, development, easement, farm, farmland, farmland preservation, land development, preservation, rural, rural agriculture, transfer of development rights
Adopting Government Department(s):

Calvert Board of County Commissioners

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Department of Planning and Zoning
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Policy Outcome(s):

enabled the implementation of the Transferable Development Rights Program (Article 2-8.02, 2-9.01, 2-10.01, 2-10.02); 21,587 acres of land have been preserved through the program

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