Raising Chickens Glossary: Z
zoning variance: A formal agreement with the governing body of an area to allow one individual or entity to deviate from the restrictions of a zoning area.
zoning; zoning area: 1. (noun) An area or district with specific restrictions or rules about the types of buildings and activities that can take place there. 2. (adjective) Of or about the restrictions required due to the zoning area.