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    May 19, 2022  
Courses of Study 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CRP 5530 - Land Use Planning Methods


     
Spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Working knowledge of GIS required.

J. Minner.

This course provides an introduction to land use planning methods, especially those that are used in comprehensive planning by local governments and regional framework plans. The course surveys analytical and participatory methods to shape land use and urban form and to guide infrastructure provision in order to achieve more sustainable urban systems. Land use planning concepts and methods are included at other scales as well, including statewide frameworks for Smart Growth and small area plans. Other skills include the application of planning support tools and geodesign methods, drafting and applying land use regulations such as zoning and Smart Codes; creation of natural resource inventories, conservation areas, and green infrastructure plans, and planning at the nexus of transportation and land use. Includes methods of participation in land use planning processes.



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