Quick Answer: How Do I Find Out How My Property Is Zoned?

Consult Your Local Zoning Office

A simple way to get this zoning information is to go to the local zoning office, city hall, or some other local planning board, and ask for a copy of your local ordinance.

The zoning ordinance is public record, so any property owner may get a copy by request.

What is a zoning map?

Zoning map means a map which shows the various zoning districts in the state. Generally a zoning map is created by a zoning ordinance and is always kept current. Zoning map will show the number of districts, into which the locality is divided, and the status and usage of each district.

What is a zoning letter?

A municipal zoning letter is a legally recognized document which informs commercial property owners, lenders and prospective buyers of zoning laws related to the particular property based on the municipalities current zoning codes and even includes past history of the site.

What is a zoning lot?

Lot or Zoning Lot. A lot or zoning lot is a tract of land comprising a single tax lot or two or more adjacent tax lots within a block. An apartment building on a single zoning lot, for example, may contain separate condominium units, each occupying its own tax lot.

What are the 6 types of land use?

Those types include recreational, transport, agricultural, residential, and commercial.

What is Residential Zone A?

The Neighbourhood Residential Zone is applied to land that has been identified as having specific neighbourhood, heritage, environmental or landscape character values that distinguish the land from other parts of the municipality or surrounding area.