In U.S. Landscape Ordinances, Buck Abbey furnishes landscape architects, planners, land-use attorneys, and students with a much-needed resource. This state-by-state presentation demystifies the complex planning laws and ordinances that determine landscape design parameters for more than 300 American cities. The author highlights sections of each ordinance that pertain to landscape architecture, boils the legalese down to plain English, explains the law's main purpose and regulatory function, and spells out the practical implications from a design perspective.Standards are given for maintenance. re source -efficient landscaping and plan preparation. Certain species of trees are to be excluded from the design. Planning staff in Sparks. Nevada have developed a checklist to assist with the reviewanbsp;...
|Title||:||U.S. Landscape Ordinances|
|Author||:||D. Gail Abbey|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 1998-09-07|