Sidebar Subdivision Regulations

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Department of Planning, Conservation, and Development.


The Planning and Zoning Commission or its staff may require the submission of additional evidence to establish to the satisfaction of the Commission that the land to be subdivided is of such character that it can be used for building purposes without danger to health or public safety; that proper provision will be made for water drainage and sewerage; that proper provision will be made for protective flood control measures in areas contiguous to brooks, rivers, or other bodies of water subject to flooding; that open spaces for parks and playgrounds will be established in places deemed proper by the Commission; that significant and historic resources are protected; that existing ad proposed streets can adequately accommodate the increase in traffic volume; and that any proposed street shown on the subdivision plan is in harmony with existing or proposed thoroughfares shown on the Plan of Development, especially in regard to safe intersections with such thoroughfares.

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