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Minimum height in commercial and industrial districts

Carol Tobin

The Municipal Research & Services Center of Washington is looking for examples of zoning ordinances that require a minimum height in commercial or industrial zones. We are particularly interested in provisions that address minimum height to discourage big-box retail type development. We have seen some minimum height provisions, primarily in traditional neighborhood development ordinances.
Please send materials via E-mail to ctobin@mrsc.org, fax to 206-625-1220, or send to Carol Tobin, MRSC, 1200 Fifth Ave, Suite 1300, Seattle, WA 98101-1159.
Thanks in advance for your assistance.

Carol Tobin, Public Policy Consultant