Rezonings Flashcards Preview

ZONING > Rezonings > Flashcards

Flashcards in Rezonings Deck (11)
Loading flashcards...
1

What is a map boundary change?

owners on the borders may change zones

2

What is Code Text Change?

change in the zoning label

3

What is Comprehensive rezoning?

city initiates some studies to consider whether to change the zoning for whole city

4

What is piecemeal rezoning?

negative connotation used by nimbys – change only one area – most common rezoning

5

What is up zoning?

to more intensive high density use

6

What is downzoning?

to less density less intensive use

7

What is spot zoning?

zone a small tract different from surrounding neighborhood to promote general welfare

8

What is illegal spot zoning?

does not promote general welfare, usually just promotes developer

9

What is a floating zone?

A floating zone is an unmapped district with detailed and conditional use requirements.
1. Floats over a city until a developer seeks to locate it

10

What is legislative rezoning?

Rezoning that occurs at the hands of the legislative body (like it normally does)

11

What is adjudicative rezoning?

Rezoning that occurs at the hands of the court (no black people are allowed, court says that is fucked up change it)