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Berryville Area Development Authority

The Berryville Area Development Authority was established in accordance with the Code of Virginia and the Amended Resolution and Agreement Defining Annexation Rights (agreement between Town of Berryville and the County of Clarke) to assist Berryville Town Council and Clarke County Board of Supervisors with matters related to community development within Annexation Area B.

The Berryville Area Development Authority has authority to review, approve, and deny applications for subdivisions, boundary-line adjustments, and site plans. The BADA advises Berryville Town Council and Clarke County Board of Supervisors on amendments to the Berryville Area Plan, zoning and subdivision ordinance amendments, rezoning, and special-use permits for properties located in Annexation Area B.

Berryville Town Council appoints three individuals to serve on the BADA, and the Clarke County Board of Supervisors appoints three individuals. All members serve four-year terms.

Town of Berryville:

  • Matthew Bass 
  • H. Allen Kitselman III, Chair
  • Tom Parker

Clarke County:

  • George L. Ohrstrom II, Vice Chair
  • Kathy Smart 
  • David Weiss

Berryville Area Development Authority meetings begin at 7 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month in the second-floor meeting space of the Berryville-Clarke County Government Center located at 101 Chalmers Ct. in Berryville. All meetings are open to the public. Special meetings, work sessions, and committee meetings are scheduled as needed.

For more information contact:

Christy Dunkle
Berryville Assistant Town Manager & Town Planner
(540) 955-4081

Brandon Stidham
Clarke County Planning Director
(540) 955-5130

2015 Berryville Area Plan