PAWTUCKET – For a second straight year, the City Council has unanimously approved a resolution opposing bills prohibiting single-family zoning in communities of 20,000 residents or more.

And council members on April 20 again expressed surprise and frustration that members of Pawtucket’s General Assembly delegation never came to them to talk about the bills and why they’re being proposed.

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Pass it with a sunset clause. Most land in the United States is zoned for single family ONLY. It's given us suburbanization, sprawl and unwalkable communities. I love my car but we could weight the scales on the other end for a while.

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