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Zoning Creates Regulated Devleopment

April 28, 2008

In a typical project, virtually every aspect of a rezoning and development will be regulated under local zoning. For example, land division and condominiums, while beyond this article’s scope, will be covered by the zoning ordinance, setting forth standards and procedures for approval. Use and density, dimensional standards, open space, and the protection of wetlands and groundwater are similarly dealt with in most zoning ordinances and will define what kind of development is feasible on any particular parcel of land.

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