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Board/Commission Name Albemarle Conservation Easement Authority (ACEA) formerly PRFA 
Introduction/Overview/Duties The Authority accepts, holds, protects, enforces and administers open-space land and interests therein, under the provisions of Chapter 17 of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia 1950, as specifically prescribed by Code Section 10.1-1701. Easements are generated by the selection of the rural preservation development option to encourage more effective land usage and by grantors for other purposes. The purposes shall not include power to acquire interests in land by purchase or by eminent domain without the express concurrence of the Board of County Supervisors, but shall be limited to accepting interests in land which from time to time may be voluntarily conveyed to the Authority by the owner or owners therefore. The purpose shall not include the power to issue bonds or to incur debt. 
Length of Term Three years 
Frequency/Times for Meetings Meetings are held monthly at County Office Building at 4:00 p.m. 
Membership State Code requires that there be no less than 5, nor no more than 17 members. Each member serves a term of three years and is eligible for reappointment. Members drew for terms at the beginning of this authority, so there are three terms expiring each year. Need not be a County resident to apply. 
Qualifications An ability to read and understand real estate plats and easements. A general understanding of Albemarle County zoning and subdivision ordinances. An interest in and dedication to the preservation and conservation of open-space land, water supply and historic resources 
County Members/Term Expiration Hamilton Moses III, Term Expires 12/13/2021
Jay Fennell, Term Expires 12/13/2019
G. David Emmitt, Term Expires 12/13/2021
Angela Lynn, Term Expires 12/13/2019
John K. (Jack) Brown, Term Expires 12/13/2019
Sherry Buttrick, Term Expires 12/13/2019
Jennie More, Term Expires 12/31/2020
Peter Taylor, Term Expires 12/13/2021
David Mitchell, Term Expires 12/13/2021 
Web site for more information N/A 
Comments c of appointment letter to:

Andrew Gast-Bray
Scott Clark
Commonwealth's Attorney
County Attorney 

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