City Creating Transit-Oriented Development Zoning

A City effort to encourage development that is well-served by transit has gotten underway with Plan Commission discussions on creating a “Transit-Oriented Development overlay zoning district.” As recommended by the 2018 Comprehensive Plan, this “TOD overlay” would potentially create development intensity minimums, reduce parking requirements, and support transit use, among other possible tweaks to underlying zoning regulations. “With the substantial Federal and City investment in bus rapid transit, alongside the Metro Network Redesign, now is the time to make it easier to build housing and grow employment along our best-served transit corridors,” said Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway...


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