Effective today, the City of Brotherly Love will have a new set of zoning regulations. They are supposed to be easier to read and understand, more lenient with regard to construction and other improvements, and right up to date. Here's a link to a building industry website. Over the next several weeks, I may take some sections from the new Philly code, and compare and contrast that with our zoning regulations here in Nashville.
Here's a link to the city zoning commission web site with more details.