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Q: Looking for precedent of liquor stores banned by city in unzoned areas that are clearly residential.
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Oct 25, 2016

Is this for Dillingham? It may be that the city banned liquor stores under another power than its planning and zoning power. Or one would have to look at the zoning code and see what the code says about "unzoned" areas (or perhaps called an "unrestricted use zone").... Read more »

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Q: What are the legal requirements to prospect for gold on state-owned land in alaska?
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Aug 21, 2015

Since this is an Land Use and Zoning question, I will answer that part of the question first. If the land is in the unorganized borough, there are no zoning-related requirements, because the UOB has no zoning. If, however, it is an organized borough, the requirements would depend on the borough... Read more »

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