Unforeseen Downside To Farmland Preservation

Pity the farmer who has placed his land in a preservation program only to face eminent domain use of land for an underground pipeline.
November 11, 2004, 6am PST | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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This is a case of a county government in Maryland supporting a natural gas pipeland routed through preserved farmland, causing farmers to question the wisdom of preserving farmland that attracts companies seeking to use the land for a gas pipeline.

Thanks to Joel S. Hirschhorn

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Published on Tuesday, November 9, 2004 in The Washington Post
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