The study examined the revenues and expenditures for different land uses (i.e. agriculture, residential, commercial/industrial) for fiscal year 2017. The information was used to compute the ratio of expenditures-to-revenues for the different land use categories. In addition, the study determined how conservation easements affect the composite index of locality ability to pay calculation for the […]
The Clarke County Conservation Easement Authority was created by Ordinance of the Clarke County Board of Supervisors on June 18, 2002 to administer the Clarke County Easement Purchase Program (CEP Program). The general purpose of the CEP program is to protect and preserve land with significant agricultural, natural, scenic, and historic resources.