Planning and Zoning Law Bulletin #30

2018 Survey Report: Adoption and Administration of Local Development Regulations, Conditional Zoning, and Subdivision Administration

Monday, December 21, 2020

In 2018, the School of Government completed a survey of cities and counties in North Carolina on the adoption and administration of local development regulations. This report provides a detailed summary of the survey results, noting trends in local governments' use of conditional zoning, special use permits, zoning variances, development moratoria, and form-based codes. It includes application levels and approval rates for various types of development approvals. It also incorporates more detailed information on both conditional zoning and subdivision plat reviews.

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