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Recommended Zoning Code Revisions – Community Food Production

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Recommended Zoning Code Revisions – Community Food Production

Status

Year

2011

Jurisdiction

Municipal

State

Minnesota

POLICY AREA

Community Gardens

Farmers’ Markets and Produce Stands

Food Production on Public Land

Urban Agriculture

SUB-TOPIC

LOCALE

Minneapolis

SYNOPSIS

A lead recommendation within Minneapolis urban agriculture plan is to amend the zoning code to better accommodate urban agriculture uses. Supporting recommendations, which can be used to facilitate code amendments, focus on defining key terms, allowances and performance standards for market gardens, rooftop gardens, amending accessory use standards, urban farms, and start up incentives.

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SOURCE DOCUMENT INSTRUCTIONS

See Chapter 5 (Recommendations)