Form-Based Coding for Results: What's Working, What's Not


Now that form-based codes are gaining acceptance within the planning field, it's time to critically examine what is being written and adopted. This session will look at common problems with implementing a FBC, including the work done (or not) prior to the code, the approval process, who is writing the code, standards within the code and implementation post-adoption. Importantly, what do we need to re-examine with our codes in a quickly changing economy?


  • Kevin Klinkenberg, Principal, 180 Degrees Design Studio
  • Scott Polikov, Principal, Gateway Planning Group

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