First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. An easy-to-read book about zoning that cuts the jargon out but leaves the wisdom in. Smith explains the fundamental principles of zoning, how to develop zoning regulations, and the nuts and bolts of a zoning ordinance. He examines variances, zoning hearings, and frequent zoning problems.

chapter 1|12 pages

So You Want to Know About Zoning

chapter 2|14 pages

The Changing Philosophy of Land Ownership

chapter 3|18 pages

Fundamental Principles of Zoning

chapter 5|26 pages

The Nuts and Bolts of a Zoning Ordinance

chapter 6|18 pages

Zoning Administration

chapter 7|20 pages

Understanding the Zoning Variance

chapter 8|13 pages

Zoning Hearings and the Citizen's Role

chapter 10|20 pages

Frequent Zoning Problems

chapter 11|27 pages

Recent Developments and Emerging Techniques

chapter 12|11 pages

Is Zoning Here to Stay?