Action Item 1.1.2.1: Review zoning in light of plan goals and buildout potential

Carefully review all current zoning and its build-out potential to insure that zoning supports the goals articulated in the master plan. Aim to simplify the zoning code to insure clarity of intent and to support the regulatory review process.
Priority: 
Highest
Timing: 
Short-Term (complete by 2015)
Staffing?: 
Yes
Regulatory?: 
Yes
Primary Inventory Element: 
Land Use
Lead Owner: 
Planning Department<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Acton Community Housing Corporation
Design Review Board
Economic Development Committee
Economic Development Officer
Engineering Department
Health Department
Planning Board
Tree Warden
Zoning Board of Appeals

Comments

FromACES: Zoning needs to take water quality impacts into consideration; e.g., ensuring riparian protection areas, and limiting density and types of use near water resources.