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Combining commercial and residential developments

Combining commercial and residential developments

| 08/10/2017 | 3 Comments
Is it true that the zoning laws in George Town prohibit mixed use (residential above retail/commercial)? Seems like it would be a good fit to revive GT. Auntie’s answer: The zoning laws do allow for mixed-use developments but, not surprisingly, under specific conditions. A Department of Planning o [...]

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Complaining about illegal construction

Complaining about illegal construction

| 23/07/2017 | 3 Comments
Recently a friend contacted the Department of Planning about some significant construction at a residence in Webster’s Estates in South Sound. They were told there was no planning permission but that they had only one enforcement officer so couldn’t attend. This seems a little surprising given t [...]

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