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Zoning Code

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Zoning Code, from most recent to least.

A Move to Get More Homes and Performance Spaces in DC Alleys Takes a Step Forward

A Move to Get More Homes and Performance Spaces in DC Alleys Takes a Step Forward

Nena Perry-Brown | July 14th 2020

On Monday, the DC Zoning Commission voted to approve amendments that could enable more alley dwellings to be constructed in DC and more alley events... read »

How Missing Middle Housing Can be Inserted in DC’s Zones

How Missing Middle Housing Can be Inserted in DC’s Zones

Nena Perry-Brown | February 26th 2020

A local architecture firm is lending additional perspective into how missing middle housing can be infilled with the city's existing zoning. ... read »

A Bill in Montgomery County Aims to Power 50,000 Homes With Solar Energy

A Bill in Montgomery County Aims to Power 50,000 Homes With Solar Energy

Nena Perry-Brown | January 22nd 2020

Councilmember Hans Riemer and Council Vice President Tom Hucker introduced a bill to permit community solar farms on up to 2% of the 93,000 acres the... read »

Expanded Inclusionary Zoning Program Could Include Areas of Flexibility

Expanded Inclusionary Zoning Program Could Include Areas of Flexibility

Nena Perry-Brown | January 7th 2020

The Zoning Commission is expected to set down the proposed IZ expansion for a public hearing. ... read »

DC Agency May Restrict Construction in Areas That May Eventually Be Underwater

DC Agency May Restrict Construction in Areas That May Eventually Be Underwater

Nena Perry-Brown | January 6th 2020

The Department of Energy and Environment is considering changes to the floodplain regulations which would restrict construction in areas expected to... read »

Amid Comp Plan Conversation, DC Hosts Forum on History of Disparate Housing Distribution

Amid Comp Plan Conversation, DC Hosts Forum on History of Disparate Housing Distribution

Nena Perry-Brown | December 9th 2019

Held immediately after an open house on the Comprehensive Plan, the forum seems to be the city's first attempt to educate Ward 3 residents on the... read »

DC Zoning Commission Approves Short-Term Rental Definition on Emergency Basis

DC Zoning Commission Approves Short-Term Rental Definition on Emergency Basis

Nena Perry-Brown | October 25th 2019

The Commission opted to define short-term rentals in the zoning code based on the law passed last year. ... read »

DC Hearing on Short-Term Rentals Raises More Questions

DC Hearing on Short-Term Rentals Raises More Questions

Nena Perry-Brown | October 18th 2019

The Zoning Commission is expected to rule on short-term rentals next week. ... read »

DC’s Office of Planning Hints at Allowing Second Short-Term Rentals in DC

DC’s Office of Planning Hints at Allowing Second Short-Term Rentals in DC

Nena Perry-Brown | September 3rd 2019

The OP report states that "an allowance for one additional premise to be eligible as a short-term rental would not be unreasonably permissive." ... read »

DC Council Chair Applies for Short-Term Rental Zoning Amendment

DC Council Chair Applies for Short-Term Rental Zoning Amendment

Nena Perry-Brown | July 29th 2019

Two months before a short-term rental regulation bill is scheduled to be implemented in DC, the Council is nudging the Zoning Commission to permit... read »

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