Urban growth boundary

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Urban growth boundary

A boundary that identifies the urban lands needed during a specified planning period to support urban development densities and separate these lands from rural lands.
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Part of the program's goal is to determine where urban-growth boundaries should be expanded to accommodate growth.
In Southern California, Ventura County citizens voted to create urban-growth boundaries that require county officials to receive voter approval to rezone agricultural and rural land outside development boundaries.