• Change is third involving new R-1C classification
BROOKINGS – A third Brookings neighborhood has posted a “families only” sign at its entrance, the homeowners in the Circle Drive area winning the right to rezone from an R-1 district to R-1C. The Brookings City Council approved the zoning change on a 6-1 vote.
The council’s action means the area of single-family, owner-occupied homes will remain essentially the way it is, generally free from further intrusion by multi-family homes.
The area involved is west of the South Dakota State University campus, extending from Sixth Avenue to Main Avenue and 11th Street, including several homes on the south side of Harvey Dunn Street.
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