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Basics of Variances

excerpt article continues with discussion of: 1. The Variance Process2. Standards for Approval of Variances3. The Effect of a Variance4. Planning Commission Role in Variances See also the related article, “Zoning Boards & Planning Commissions”…

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Seeing Spots

of larger areas), a locality can lawfully rezone a single parcel if its action is shown to be consistent with the community’s land use policies. As I will discuss shortly, courts look to the community’s…