Tools for Farmland Preservation

Agricultural Land Preservation Guide

The purpose of the 1998 Cumberland County Agricultural Land Preservation Guide
is to provide information a variety of options available to local municipalities to promote farmland preservation.  Learn more

Agricultural Security Areas (ASA)

An agricultural security area (ASA) is a tract of agricultural land that has been officially designated as an agricultural district by the local municipality. ASAs are intended to promote more permanent and viable farming operations by strengthening the farming community’s sense of security in land use and the right to farm. Learn More

Clean and Green

The Clean and Green Program is administered by the Cumberland County Tax Assessment Office. For more information on the program contact the Assessment Office at 717-240-6350 or visit their website.