Chapter 4 - Land Use Control & Regs

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Chapter 4 - Land Use Control & Regs
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  1. Granted to owners along river or stream
    Riparian Rights
  2. Granted to owners along Ocean or large lake
    Littoral Rights
  3. Right to use water is controlled by state rather than adjacent landowner
          *                                                   
    Must show beneficial use (crop irrigation) in order to secure rights
    Prior Appropriation
  4. Approval allowing to deviate from zoning requirement
    Variance
  5. Grandfathered in
    Non-conforming use
  6. Gov’t takes & pays for private property
    Condemnation
  7. Allows non conforming use if for a good cause
    Conditional Use Permit
  8. Residential & Commercial rezoned for conservation only
    Downzoning
  9. Land area that separates one land use from another (park separating residential & commercial)
    Buffer Zone
  10. Reclassification of small area not conforming to the rest
    Spot Zoning
  11. Planned mix of land use
    • (PUD)
    • Planned Unit Development
  12. Restrict max # of house in an area
    Density Zoning
  13. Standards for construction, maintenance, demolition
    Building Codes
  14. Master plan to guide physical development of community
    City Plan Specifications
  15. Restrictions by owner
    Private Land Use Controls
  16. includes taxes levied on real estate by various
    governmental units & municipalities
    Ad Valorem Tax
  17. Appraisal of value for tax purposes
    Assessment
  18. Correct general inequalities in tax assessments
    Equalization Factor
  19. Land near running bodies of water (Gov’t controls prevent building in a flood plain)
    Floodplain
  20. Ground water at surface for a period each year producing Swamps, floodplains for marshes (Used for Conservation)
    Wetlands
  21. Zoning laws reflecting environmental & health & safety conditions (tree-cutting
    & waste disposal)
    Shoreline Regulation
  22. Requires flood insurance for homes in a flood zone
    FEMA
  23. Health hazard that can occur when asbestos age, disintegrates & becomes airborne
    Friable
  24. Voltage Regulators, paints, caulking materials
    PCB's
  25. Oversees federal environmental issues
    EPA
  26. Overall for hazardous waste
    RCRA
  27. 1980, Superfund Cleanup
    CERCLA
  28. Responsible to injured party
    Strict Liability
  29. 1984, Govern underground storage tanks
    LUST
  30. Stronger Cleanup standards, innocent landowner immunity
    SARA

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