Learn the procedures for incorporating, consolidating, and dissolving cities and the related procedures of annexation and concurrently detaching from one…
Learn the framework of municipal subdivision regulation, a basic building block in city land use and development plans.
Find out about the most significant environmental regulations to help protect and improve your city’s natural resources.
Learn the framework of municipal zoning and basics of other land use controls available to cities to complement zoning controls.
Learn about land use ordinances to establish zoning and subdivision regulations, and basics of city land acquisition.
Learn ways the city may create, change or discontinue a city planning commission.
Design a sign ordinance for your city that meets First Amendment requirements for protecting various forms of speech.
Find and fix common land use mistakes in your city's ordinances.
Explore how to create a written explanation of a land use decision to make defensible decisions.
Learn the basics of why and how cities engage in land use planning and regulation.