Thurston County New Agriculture Overlay District

Thurston County New Agriculture Overlay District

Some folks have been asking what the new agritourism overlay district is about that is just about to go into effect in Thurston County.  The point of the designated “red zone” is to ease restrictions on land use for value-added agricultural enterprises on small farms not zoned agriculture.  This includes the ability to set up a farm booth of a certain size without a permit, offer farm stays on your property, and stage agricultural events to bring the public to your farm.  All these uses, and more, help the county define opportunities for small farm owners, and give them the chance to creatively add income to their farm. It also increases agricultural revenue in the county.  The zone is not set in stone, though.  Officials hope to incorporate more areas in this overlay district after the 18-24 month trial period.  You can get more information about how the new regulations will affect you by going to the Thurston County website. 

Brandi Rademacher Headshot
Phone: 253-224-6663
Dated: June 19th 2012
Views: 6,508
About Brandi: Brandi Rademacher with RE/MAX Realty South is the Professional Realtor who other Realtors come to fo...

Property Search

RSS Feed

View our latest blog posts in your RSS reader. Click here to access. RSS

Search Blog

Recent Blogs

Lake Property - Looking for a Lake Home?;
Yelm Real Estate Market Feb 2019 - We have begun our 2019 Real Estate
Free Parade Nightly Snowflake Lane - Looking for something free this
8324 55th Ave SE Olympia New Listing - Come with me to this online OPEN

Saved Properties

This is a list of your favorite properties. We will email you if a property is reduced or leaves the market.

Click 'Save' to add a property to this list.

Register / Login

New & returning visitors please enter your information to login.

By clicking 'register' you are agreeing to our terms of use & giving us expressed written consent to contact you.

Questions? Comments? Complaints?

This message will go directly to the head of our team.

Location & Address

Brandi Rademacher
4329 A St SE, Ste E
Auburn, WA

Other Locations