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/# Residential Density Range Overlay Zone
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The residential density range overlay zone is intended to narrow the density range normally allowed in the base zone or special area zone to achieve one or more of the following:

(1) Increase the efficiency of public services and facilities.

(2) Ensure higher densities in appropriate locations, such as transit corridors or nodes.

(3) Ensure lower densities in areas with significant natural resources or environmental site constraints such as steep slopes or natural hazards.

(4) Promote preservation of existing neighborhood character distinguished by significant architectural or historic resources.

(Section 9.4050, see chart at front of Chapter 9 for legislative history from 2/26/01 through 6/1/02.)