For example, zoning ordinances could be used to preserve an aesthetic for all the buildings in the area. If the municipality wishes to maintain a historic part of town, zoning ordinances could limit real estate there to buildings of comparable height and square footage as the historic buildings.What do I need to know about zoning?
Zoning laws, also known as zoning ordinances, define 1) what types of land use is allowed for a given area and 2) building regulations such as maximum building size or the need for fire escapes. If you’re starting a business, you need to be familiar with the zoning laws that cover your building and area.What is considered a zoning violation?
A zoning violation is when a property does not meet the regulations as governed in the Zoning Ordinance.