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There exists a legal controversy when preexisting structures that do not comply with newly adopted regulations are allowed to remain in place for a set period.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 2, Fall 1991, p20-29, il
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4742
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Governor James B. Hunt's Million Acre initiative, which will protect a million acres over the next decade, was passed by the 2000 North Carolina General Assembly. Funding was provided for the land-preservation program which seeks to save valuable wildlife habitats and game lands from development. Provision for a Million Acre Advisory Panel to oversee the project was also included in the legislation.
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4941
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Smart growth includes improving mass transit, preserving open spaces, and redeveloping underused areas. Holm describes some of the programs North Carolina has enacted to deal with growth, including the Coastal Area Management Act of 1974, the Water Supply Watershed Protection Act of 1989, the Mountain Ridge Protection Act of 1983, and Brownfields Redevelopment.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 66 Issue 1, Fall 2000, p21-28, il, f
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11223
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According to Natural and Economic Resources Secretary James E. Harrington, three bills that originated in the 1973 North Carolina General Assembly \"will have more effect in more ways on more people than any single bill passed by the General Assembly in the last 50 years or more.\" He is referring to three land use planning bills...\" one dealing with coastal area management, another with mountain area management, and a third with all the state's land. Legislators feel the bills will pass the 1974 Legislature.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 11, Nov 1973, p81-82, 259-261, il
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11226
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The Land Conservancy Bill was introduced in the 1973 North Carolina General Assembly. The purpose is to level the playing field when the state is competing with private buyers to buy land for uses such as preservation or limited recreational development. The bill creates the North Carolina Land Conservancy Corporation, a nonprofit organization which would have the authority to acquire land for the state or to sell the state's land with approval of the General Assembly.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 11, Nov 1973, p89-90, 236, il
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11224
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This article presents reactions of local governments to the state's three new land use bills, - the Coastal Area Management Act, the Mountain Area Management Act, and the State Land Use Policy Act.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 11, Nov 1973, p83, 235--236, il
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11225
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Since 1969, Ronald F. Scott has worked for North Carolina as its state planning officer. Scott discusses land use planning and the effect of the three new land use bills.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 11, Nov 1973, p85-86, 239-240, il, por
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28713
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The United States Supreme Court case of First English Evangelical Lutheran Church of Glendale v. County of Los Angeles, California involved a flood-plain regulation that prevented rebuilding on a tract where a major flood had washed away buildings on the plaintiff’s campground. When a local government adopts an unconstitutional taking, it must pay the property owner compensation.
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Local Government Law Bulletin (NoCar KFN 7830 A15 L6), Vol. Issue 29, July 1987, p1-3, f
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31211
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Ducker surveys state legislation that impacts planning activities in North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, South Carolina and Georgia. Legislative topics range from, Housing, zoning and building codes to energy issues and radioactive waste disposal.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 7 Issue 2, Fall 1981, p22-28, il
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31711
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This article discusses land use in North Carolina, and the challenges of balancing economic development with environmental preservation. Three bills which are currently pending in the legislature in Raleigh include the State Land Use and Classification Bill, Mountain Area Management Bill, and Coastal Area Management Bill.
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