Land Use

Land Use

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We support intentional and collaborative growth management in the three-county area (Anderson, Oconee, Pickens) of South Carolina.

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Monitor and take action on land use, with particular emphasis on its development for housing of all types, in collaboration with LWVW committees on County Government and Environment, the Pace Land Use Law Center and local Leagues.

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1. the premise that land is a finite resource and that land ownership, whether public or private, carries responsibility for stewardship; 2. land use planning and zoning that reflects conservation and wise management of resources; 3. identification and protection of areas of critical concern, including wetlands, shore lands, and unique scenic, historical and cultural sites; 4. acquisition of land for public use; 5. review of environmental, social, and economic impacts of major public and private developments including the Keweenaw National Historical Park, local historic districts, proposed parks and the U.S. 41 corridor; and 6. citizen access to the land use planning process.
Event Date: 
Jan 21 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Knoxville Public Works Complex

Gerald Green, executive director of Knoxville-Knox County Planning, will review the user’s manual for Knoxville’s new zoning code, and he’ll also explain the process for updating the Knox County General Plan.  The General Plan, wh

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The League of Women Voters of Irving supports the following measures to improve floodplain control in Irving.

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The League of Women Voters of Irving, recognizing the urgent need for adequate open space in this urban area, supports the following principles.

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The League supports the preservation of wild and scenic rivers with Mississippi.

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The League supports planning for land use in Mississippi.

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The LWVCA supports the protection of the Little Miami River in the State System of Scenic Rivers and in the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Systems.

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The LWVCA supports comprehensive planning at the municipal, county, and regional levels.

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