U.S. Planning Institutions and Law

URP 502

This course provides a general overview of the legal aspects of urban and regional planning, including institutional structures, sources of and limits on legal authority, and traditional and evolving approaches to land use and development control.  The principle focus of the course will be on the relationships between planning as a public policy-making process and the laws that authorize, implement, and constrain planning initiatives.

School(s)/College(s): 
Arch. and U.P. (Taubman) » Urban and Regional Planning
Semesters: 
Winter 2018
Winter 2017
Fall 2015