This zoning law features density averaging elements. Ithaca’s zoning code sets a minimum lot size of one acre and a maximum lot size of two acres for non-farm lots in its agricultural zone. In addition, the town planning board has the authority to require clustering of the non-farm lots as a condition of subdivision approval.
Ithaca, NY: Agricultural Zoning Ordinances
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Local Laws and Resolutions
Agricultural Protection Zoning, Conservation Subdivision, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Right to Farm, Subdivision
Ithaca, N.Y., Zoning Code §§ 601-614 (2004).