Inclusionary Zoning

The City Council adopted ordinance changes in October 2015 that require that all new housing developments of 10 units or more meet a 10% workforce housing requirement. Linked below are the Implementation Regulations that detail how the City's inclusionary zoning requirements may be satisfied:

A1 - Inclusionary Zoning Background and Definitions

A2 - Inclusionary Zoning Implementation Regulations for Developers of Homeownership Housing

A3 - Inclusionary Zoning Implementation Regulations for Developers of Rental Housing

A4 - Inclusionary Zoning Implementation Regulations for Owners and Tenants of Workforce Rental Units

A5 - Inclusionary Zoning Regulations for Owners of Workforce Homeownership Units

Current Area Median Income Levels (April 2016)

Conditional Use for Ensuring Workforce Housing
 
For any questions about Portland's Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance please contact Jeff Levine at 207-874-8430 or jlevine@portlandmaine.gov.