Jan 28, 2016

Smart Growth is defined as planned development that aims to curb urban sprawl and reverse the negative impact on the environment - or to put it positively, Smart Growth development is characterized by compact, well-connected, richly-amenitized ...

Jan 28, 2016

Before submitting a zoning application for a proposed development at the intersection of Interstate 295 and J.T. Butler Boulevard, Lane Gardner presented an overview about what could come to about 30 residents Monday.

Jan 28, 2016

In short order, after three brief public speakers and a few comments from staff, the board voted unanimously to pass the Commercial Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance (CMMLUO), prompting an eruption of raucous cheers from the assembled crowd.

Jan 26, 2016

The law shall be known and cited as the "National Land Use Policy Act (NALUPA) of 2015, to provide for a rational, holistic and just allocation, utilization, management and development of the country land resources to ensure their optimum use ...

Jan 26, 2016

The latest survey, which has generated considerable media coverage in Australia, concludes there is a growing “awareness of the economic damage that has been inflicted by strong land use regulation” and calls for fundamental changes. Given many ...

Jan 25, 2016

ST. GEORGE - Four U.S. congressmen spent several hours Friday hearing a litany of complaints asserting federal land management agencies are harming families and livelihoods and need to be reigned in - if not eliminated altogether.

Jan 22, 2016

Frequently, land litigation—land boundary and ownership claims - is a controversy concerning the use of land. The recent case of Hedgepeth v. Parker's Landing Property Owners Association, Inc. ___ N.C.

Jan 21, 2016

On Sunday I saw an article in the Salt Lake Tribune about the fact that U.S. Congressman Rob Bishop will be introducing his land use bill to the public this Wednesday. Like most rural Utahns I am interested in what he has come up with. Supposedly he ...

Jan 21, 2016

He recommended the county come up with a comprehensive land use management plan that reaches beyond just forestry. And while he understands staff is overworked as it is, “we need to do that to leave a legacy for our children and our children's children.

Jan 21, 2016

The National Capital Commission has rescinded land use in front of the Supreme Court of Canada building for the purpose of the controversial victims of communism memorial.

A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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