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Ambler realty 1926 placement of bulk or density

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Unformatted text preview: Village of Euclid vs. Ambler Realty 1926 Placement of “Bulk” or density limits Minimum lot size, height limits, maximum floor area Usually Contain Setback requirements Often Include Special Use Planning Districts Fire stations, hospitals, churches, schools, cemeteries ZONING LAWS IN PRACTICE 13 Owners Can Usually Apply for Variances Have to Prove Some Sort of “Undue Hardship Existing Owners Typically “Grandfathered In” Cannot Modify Existing Structure or Use Gov’t Still Retains Power of Eminent Domain Texas Viewed as Least Restrictive State Cities Still Retain Power to Zone, Loosely Exercised No State Fire Code, Illegal for Smaller Cities Article on Blackb...
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This document was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course FIN 3332 at Texas Tech.

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