The Adjacency Principle:

An Initial Screen for Locating New Development Zones in the UT

Proposed policy changes:

UPDATE! Written comments on the proposed adjacency and subdivision rule revisions submitted between December 19, 2018, and February 1, 2019 are now available for download and review.

Natural Resource

Respond to a changing economy by planning for certain
resource-based businesses near the resource.

Commercial Development

Keep zones for new development near services
and existing communities.

Residential Subdivision

Prevent development from leapfrogging into remote
areas and onto undeveloped lakes and ponds.

Why change the policy?

Improve predictability of where rezoning may be pursued.

Full summary of the proposal

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How do I participate?

Adjacency Particpation


Adjacency Resources

Adjacency Rules

Adjacency Rules

Subdivision Rules

LUPC Subdivision Rules


Adjacency FAQ's