Land-use Bills Cause Controversy in Utah

Warburton, Nicole
April 2006
Planning;Apr2006, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p50
Trade Publication
The article discusses the disapproval of a bill on municipal legislative land-use decisions introduced by Utah State Senator Al Mansell. The bill aims to make significant change and would have established zoning decisions time frames strictly. However, Mansell backed away from the said bill. Developers say that the bill was misunderstood and that municipalities in the state failed to support land-use changes. Two replacements were made for the said bill and both were endorsed by the Utah League of Cities and Towns.


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