Asheville, North Carolina
RIVER ARTS DISTRICT FORM-BASED CODE
Challenge: Maintain the industrial and creative arts feel of the district by retaining an environment that supports working artists and their studios. Support the adaptive re-use of existing buildings. Enhance resiliency through improved flood damage prevention. Add predictability for residents, tenants and owners.
- Easy to read illustrations and graphics form-based code document.
- Form-based code that addresses housing affordability, while maintaining the character of the existing district.
Year adopted: 2017
Code Studio (Lead)
Third Coast Design Studio
Noell Consulting Group