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Clarke Conservation Easement Workshop

November 16, 2022 @ 6:30 pm 8:00 pm

Join a free workshop on conservation easements sponsored by the Clarke County Conservation Easement Authority. Topics to be covered include:

– What is a conservation easement?
– What are the tax benefits?
– What’s the difference between a donated and a purchased easement?
– How will an appraisal of my property work?
– What are the myths?
– What do landowners with easements have to say?

Presenters include:

– D. Brook Middleton, Virginia Easement Exchange
– Norman Myers, Myers Appraisal Service
– Winkie Mackay-Smith, Clarke County easement pioneer and founding member of the Clarke County Conservation Easement Authority

There will also be a panel discussion with landowners who have recently placed property in easement through a development rights purchase and through a donation.

Location: Barns of Rose Hill
95 Chalmers Court
Berryville, VA 22611

Please RSVP by November 11 to Kristina Maddox at 540.955.5132 or kmaddox@clarkecounty.gov.