Back to All Events

New Opportunities in LR1 & RSL Zoning

‘Green zoning’ is putting more people where they can live a lower carbon lifestyle by incrementally adding households in neighborhoods that already exist, regardless of the existing density. It is not enough to build high performance green buildings if they are dispersed through an unsustainable land use pattern. Seattle has created a new land use zone that is a bridge between single family and low-rise, bringing back housing options we’re missing in our neighborhoods.