Agricultural Ad Hoc Board and Board of Supervisors Joint Work Session

Date: August 29, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ferguson Township Agricultural Ad Hoc Board
Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors
Joint Work Session

August 29, 2018 
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

AGENDA


1. Call to Order: Chairperson, Board of Supervisors

2. Citizens Input  (10 Minutes)

3. Introductions of the Agricultural Ad Hoc Board Members, Board of Supervisors and Staff  (5 Minutes)

4. Agricultural Ad Hoc Board recommendation applying to the Non-Commercial Keeping of Livestock on parcels fewer than 50 acres in the Rural Agricultural (RA), Rural Residential (RR) Zoning Districts  (45 Minutes)

5. Agricultural Ad Hoc Board recommendation regarding Principal and Accessory Land Uses within the Rural Agricultural (RA), Rural Residential (RR) and Agricultural Research (AR) Zoning Districts  (45 Minutes)

6. Agricultural Ad Hoc Board recommendation on the 50-acre Minimum Lot Size for parcels within the Rural Agricultural (RA) Zoning District (45 Minutes)

7. Other land use considerations for the Rural Agricultural (RA), Rural Residential (RR) and Agricultural Research (AR) Zoning Districts (15 Minutes)

8. Adjournment

August 29, 2018 Joint Work Session Agenda

Table 301 Criteria and Standards_Current RA

Table 302 Criteria and Standards_Current RR

Table 303 Criteria and Standards_Current AR

RA Parcels_Acreage Range

Fact Sheet_Pennsylvania Right to Farm Law_Outline

Proposed Principle and Accessory Land Use Table

Standard Animal Weights Table

27-715 Draft Accessory Keeping of Livestock

Ag Ad Hoc Committee Meeting Summaries