Auto Related Uses Zoning Update

Utica, NY

Applied Expertise

  • Zoning
  • Public Input
  • Economic Development
  • Urban Design


peter j. smith & company, inc. completed revisions to the existing Zoning Law for the City of Utica. Negative environmental and aesthetic impacts related to automotive related uses were identified within the City and we prepared zoning revisions that addressed and remedied the issues. A complete inventory of all automotive related uses within the City was completed, including inventory evaluation forms and photographic documentation. The result of the study was a strategically located automotive overlay zones placed over existing industrial and commercially zoned areas.