PUD signifies the several techniques for providing for flexible development on large parcels or, less typically, for several owners of medium sized lots to consolidate.Usually, underlying zoning stays in place.
- Administrative Tools
- Can provide incentives.
- Can encourage consolidation.
Provide flexibility in design and land-uses for large lot development.
Similar issues to Floating Zone. Specifications for eligible sites need to be specific; impacts need to be anticipated.
Provides flexibility in design and use mix (add retail to a residential development or vice versa). Can include provisions for services, open space, community facilities, designs.
Guide to Planned Unit Development