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New York’s Second Land Use System: A Description of New York City Land Use Law

Zoning    Land Use Planning    Local Boards   
New York
City Of New York   
Urban | Suburban |
Kathryn M. Ryan’s paper describes New York City's complex zoning regulations. Its purpose is to condense and explain the most important features of that code in a digestible format. It relies heavily on materials to be found on a variety of the City’s web pages, including that of the Department of City Planning, some of which is presented here verbatim.