Op-Ed: Misperceptions About Rural Preservation: TDR and Proffers

Loudoun Now’s recent article on the County Board of Supervisors’ debate on potential rural preservation programs (“Supervisors Set to Switch Development Rights Programs,” Feb. 28) quoted several supervisors’ largely negative responses to a proposed Transfer of Development Rights (TDR) program. Unfortunately, those reactions reflected a number of misperceptions that we must correct.

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