Agricultural and Forestal Districts Advisory Committee

Purpose:The Agricultural and Forestal Districts Advisory Committee advises the Planning Commission and the Board of Supervisors as to the nature of farming, forestry, and agricultural and forestal resources within the county’s established Agricultural and Forestal Districts (AFDs).


Create, review, modify, continue or terminate AFDs within the county pursuant to the Code of Virginia.




Four landowners who are engaged in agricultural or forestal production, four other landowners of the locality, the commissioner of revenue or the chief property assessment officer and a member of the Board of Supervisors

Terms of Service:

Six year terms

Contact Person(s):

Lee Garman, Principal Planner

Meeting Schedule:

No set meeting schedule, the committee meets as needed

Meeting Location:

Planning Department Conference Room - 2nd Floor
Hanover County Administration Building
7516 County Complex Road
Hanover, VA 23069

Further Information:

(804) 365-6171