Update on Council/Planning & Zoning Design Standards Workshop
November 14, 2023
As previously reported in the League’s Observer Reports, on September 21st the County Council and Planning & Zoning Commission held a workshop on improvements to the County Code on development and subdivision standards. The County Administrator subsequently set forth a lists of action items to be studies.
The Council has now ranked the action items in the order of their priority:
- Perimeter buffers and open space;
- Forest preservation;
- Superior design; and
- Remaining issues.
In addition, Council staff will be working on ordinances on workforce housing and solar array regulations.
For more information, see the Cape Gazette article from November 12, here: https://www.capegazette.com/article/perimeter-buffers-are-first-be-addressed/267166