Adopting and Amending Zoning

Course Overview

An examination of the origins of zoning and the purposes for adopting regulations; the role of the municipal comprehensive plan; specific steps a municipality must take to prepare their first set of zoning regulations; procedures for the adoption and amendment of zoning laws and ordinances, including referral to the county planning board, public hearings, and filing requirements.

Course Length

This course is 1 ½ hours in length. 

To schedule on-site training, please call the Local Government Training program at 518-473-3355.