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The concurrency requirement of the Florida Growth Management Act provides for:
All building plans must include services such as roads to be in place before a building permit for building houses is issued.
A builder has a 100 acre plot of ground. He sets aside 20% for roads, drainage ditches and sidewalks; and 15% for a strip shopping area with parking. He plans to build three houses per acre. How many houses can be built on this property?
Mr. Jones bought a home from Mrs.Smith. The covenants and restrictions of the subdivision state that no vehicles can be parked on the grass; that the vehicle must be parked on a paved surface. Mr.jones buys an RV and wants to put it beside the garage on an unpaved part of the yard. He calls the city and finds that the city does not have any restrictions on this. Mr.White, his neighbor, objects to the RV being parked beside the garage. Can Mr.White do anything about this?
Yes. Mr.White can appeal to the court to enforce the subdivision restriction.
Commercial zoning is based on:
PUDs are different than condominiums in that:
PUDs are managed by homeowner's associations, often as a Master Association
Jack wants to build a business with a 42-foot sign on the top of his building. He believes that the sign will generate a lot of business. The city has an ordinance which limits the size of the sign to 30 feet and require that it be on a sign post, independent of other structures. Jacks's attorney tells jack he had better check with the city before he builds anything. What cam jack do about the sign issue?
Jack can apply to the zoning commission for a variance
The old tire factory has been manufacturing tires for 50 years. It has been grandfathered into the zoning since it was still producing jobs as well as tires. The current zoning is agricultural. The tire business shut down last January and the building burned to the ground last Saturday night. What can the owners of the property do?
The owners cannot rebuild the plant and they must sell the property as agricultural.
The purpose of zoning is:
To provide for the health and safety of the community
The members of a local planning board are:
Volunteers in the community who are untrained in zoning
The national flood insurance program is in place to:
Provide for losses against flooding
Thermal and moisture protection
A shopping mall located in a community where customers would be drawn from outside the community would be a
Development of regional impact
A salesperson finds out finds out the home he has listed was once used as a meth lab. In this circumstances, he should
CERcLA stands for
Comprehensive environmental response compensation and liability act
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