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Overview of the Zoning Process

This course gives you an overview of the zoning processes. The zoning ordinance is a legal document that requires a strong background in law and planning. This course details each step of the zoning process to make effective land use decisions.

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Course Info

  • Duration 12 video lessons (38 Mins)
  • Published Published
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    1. Introduction Chapter Duration 3 mins
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    2. Words To The Wise Chapter Duration 2 mins
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    3. The Big Picture Chapter Duration 3 mins
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    4. Creating An Ordinance Chapter Duration 3 mins
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    5. Adopting An Ordiannce Chapter Duration 1 min
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    6. Amending An Ordinance Chapter Duration 3 mins
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    7. Special Land Uses Chapter Duration 2 mins
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    8. Planned Unit Development Chapter Duration 3 mins
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    9. Appeals, Variances, and Interpretation Chapter Duration 6 mins
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    10. Zoning Ordinance Enforcement Chapter Duration 2 mins
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    11. Managing The Zoning Process Chapter Duration 1 min
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    12. Review Activity Chapter Duration 2 mins

Course Description

Learn these skills

  • Civic Engagement
  • Land Use
  • Law and Policy
  • Plan Making
  • Zoning Codes

Meet Your Instructor

Brad Neumann

Brad Neumann

Brad Neumann is a MSU Senior Extension Educator who serves as an educational resource for local and tribal governments across Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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