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  • "The Cottage Company, which builds compact neighbourhoods in the suburbs of Seattle, is another great example of what might be called zonesmithing. The builders have convinced a handful of suburban governments to adopt the 'Cottage Code'. This flexible zoning allows small (eg, 1,200 to 1,500 square feet), well-built homes to be arranged around a commons at densities twice as high as normal."

    - D. Chiras & D. Wan, 'Superbia!'.

    November 4, 2008

  • No. This is a hideous coinage. I object!

    November 4, 2008

  • I second your objection!

    November 4, 2008

  • Appalling.

    November 5, 2008