Ovando residents discuss zoning possibilities with Powell County
August 5, 2021
OVANDO - Ovando residents came together in the Ovando School gym Thursday, July 30 to discuss whether the community should decrease the minimum developmental acreage from one to ½ acre in order to allow for more potential housing. Powell County Planning Director Scott Hazelton led the presentation and facilitated the discussion. Overall the community did not support the idea of smaller lot size but was interested in adding other zoning parameters.
Hazelton said Powell County's motivation behind the proposed change is to provide housing opportunities for new potential residents to m...