Not In My Backyard — A Look At Exclusionary Zoning

by | Aug 16, 2021 | Housing and Land Use | 0 comments


Exclusionary zoning is definied as the zoning of an area in such a way as to exclude minorities and low-income people.

For example.  the requirement of minimum lot or house size might have a discriminatory effect, whether intentional or not, unless justified on grounds of protecting the general health,safety, and welfare of the community.

The video offers a good overview of the issue.


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