Form-Based Codes Institute at Smart Growth America

Dialing-In Your Zoning To Fit Your Community

Originally published August, 2013 in Better! Cities & Towns

Unlike conventional zoning, a form-based code may be finely tuned for each community, according to its unique physical structure. This article describes the “fine-tuning” possibilities of FBCs.

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About the Author

Tony Perez, AICP is Director of Form-Based Coding for Opticos Design, Inc. in Berkeley, CA