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Eight Year Review of Allegany County Agricultural District #3 to Take Place

A periodic review of Agricultural District #3 in the Town of Almond, Birdsall, Burns and Grove is being conducted by the Board of Legislators per the NYS Agriculture and Markets Law. The District has a total area of approximately 15,565 acres of land. Any municipality or landowner within the District may propose modifications to the District. The District map is on file and open to public inspection at the Clerk’s Office at the Court House in Belmont. Proposed modifications must be filed within thirty days of publication of the notice in the Cuba Patriot and the Spectator. Modification proposals will be submitted to the Allegany County Planning Board and the Allegany County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board for review and recommendations. After the proposed modifications are reviewed and recommendations are given a public hearing will be held.

The official notice can be found under quick links on the Allegany County website.