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Latest Zoning in the United States Stories

2008-10-13 09:00:35

By AMY AUGUSTINE A dispute between a Dunbarton business owner and town officials over whether to grant a special permit for a gas station is heading to court.

2008-10-02 03:00:25

By Root, Damon W Zoning Toward Oblivion How the Supreme Court's decision in Euclid v. Ambler shaped modern America Damon W. Root The Zoning of America: Euclid v. Ambler, by Michael Allan Wolf, Lawrence, Kan.: University Press of Kansas, 208 pages, $3$/$e6.9$ paper ON JUNE 23,2005, the U.S.

2008-08-21 15:00:33

By Alex Kuffner WARREN -- Three Rivers is set to move into a new location on the waterfront after the Zoning Board of Review last night voted in favor of allowing the first floor of a proposed building on Water Street to be used as a restaurant.

2008-08-14 18:00:22

By FM WIGGINS PRINCE GEORGE -- The Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance Tuesday that amends cluster zoning in the county through overlay districts. The regulation governs where high-density housing can be built. Interim County Administrator John G. Kines Jr.

2008-07-22 15:00:51

By Richard C Dujardin NORTH PROVIDENCE -- The owners of the former Cher's restaurant and lounge at 83 Waterman Ave. have won permission from the Zoning Board of Review to demolish the nightspot and build a 12-unit condominium project.

2008-07-06 18:00:23

By Allyson Bond, High Point Enterprise, N.C. Jul. 6--ARCHDALE -- Though liquor-by-the-drink sales in Archdale passed by a considerable margin in May, some businesses in the city have been slow to apply for the permit allowing such sales.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.