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Zoning Stipulations

Critical Legal Thinking Should a city be given zoning authority over the aesthetics of an area? Why or why not?

Business Ethics Is it ethical for a property owner to build a structure that does not comport with the character of the area?

Contemporary Business Are businesses helped or harmed by zoning ordinances?

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I believe that a city should indeed be given the zoning authority over the aesthetics of an area. The aesthetics of an area can have a variety of impacts on the area, especially in an economic sense. If an area is in a business district, it is imperative that the properties within that zone or area are well-maintained, due to the fact that areas that are in decline, and or are filled with litter, would not be pleasing to ...