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Unformatted text preview: a. Same as restrictive covenants but with a different authority ii. Nonconforming Use: 1. When the use of land is in conflict with a zoning ordinance at the time the ordinance goes into effect a. Has the constitutionally protected right to continue, but if the nonconforming use is discontinued, it cannot be resumed b. Right to nonconforming use can also be lost by abandonment iii. Variance: 1. Administrative agency charged with the enforcement of a zoning ordinance may grant a variance a. Permission of a landowner to use the land in a specified manner that is inconsistent with the zoning ordinance...
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- Spring '08