As well intentioned as he may be, the editorial writer for the Columbia Tribune does not know the difference of up from down when it comes to zoning and re-zoning requests. A property is up-zoned when the density of the property is allowed to increase. It is down-zoned when the density of the property is decreased. When he talks of an increase in density as a down-zoning, he is creating his own definition.
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