This course is intended to focus on and assist with efforts to revise the zoning ordinance in The City of Hartford. Students will spend a portion of the course studying zoning codes: their legal basis, key provisions, approaches, and recent innovations. They will briefly review principles of statutory interpretation. Students will also discuss and work through specific assignments relating to the zoning needs of the City of Hartford. Students' work will include some or all of the following: researching zoning provisions in other localities, liaising with City officials, giving presentations, drafting ordinance text, and working with peers in small or large groups. Property and Land Use are recommended.