The Town of Warwick’s 1999 Comprehensive Plan recommended the establishment of a local purchase of development rights program that was approved by voters in a 2000 ballot initiative. The ballot initiative authorized the expenditure of $9.5 million for the acquisition of open space and development rights. The town’s agricultural advisory board oversee the implementation of the program.
Warwick, NY: Local Pace Enabling Ordinances
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Local Laws and Resolutions
Conservation Easements, Purchase of Agricultural Conservation Easements
Warwick, N.Y., Code §§ 54-1 to 54-15 (2001).