|#e.24668||Thursday 9:00AM to 12:00PM
September 26, 2013
CM | 3.00
Placemaking: Form-Based Codes and Community Revitalization
APA Illinois Chapter
As communities work to improve their downtowns or other areas through placemaking, many find that existing zoning codes hinder growth that fits into the context of an already established community. This program will discuss how form-based coding (FBC) is used as a tool in placemaking to encourage sustainable, business-friendly development, while preserving and enhancing the character and economic vitality of established communities.