Agricultural Land Preservation Board

COVID19 Planning and Recycling Operation Changes

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, the Cumberland County Planning Department (CCPD) offices are closed to the public until further notice. While offices are closed to the public, staff continues to work from home ensuring that essential programs will continue to operate as described below. Staff will respond within 1 working day to all inquiries.

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The Agricultural Land Preservation Board is responsible for overseeing implementation of the Agricultural Conservation Easement (ACE) Program.  The purpose of the ACE Program is to protect viable agricultural lands by acquiring agricultural conservation easements that preserve the land for any agricultural production in perpetuity.