Form Based Codes and Michigan Zoning Enabling Acts


May 31, 2016 - Author: Steve Langworthy,

With neo-traditional development, and development attempting to follow traditional patterns, a new type of zoning is starting to catch on in Michigan: Form-Based Code, or Form-Based Zoning. This type of zoning places more emphasis on the design (form) of development and redevelopment and less on the type of use. This pamphlet is to discuss its legal application under Michigan's zoning enabling statutes. Please make sure your copy is dated March 1, 2018 or newer.


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