downzone definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To reduce (thickness of housing or allowed development of construction) in a designated neighbor hood: suggested to downzone residential places near the shore.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To reduce the permitted thickness of housing and/or amount of recommended new building in a designated neighbor hood: the city's complex want to downzone.
  • verb:
    • to improve an area or residential property to a less restrictive zoning

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