Sara C. Bronin

University of Connecticut - School of Law

65 Elizabeth Street

Hartford, CT 06105

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Exclusion, Control, and Consequence in 2,622 Zoning Districts

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 25 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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zoning, districts, local government, housing, single-family, empirical, parking, accessory dwelling

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Curbing Energy Sprawl with Microgrids

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 2, December 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 418 (84,207)

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sustainability, land use, sprawl, microgrids, renewable energy, green building, economic development

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Solar Rights

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 89, p. 1217, 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2013
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Solar, Land Use, Property, Covenants, Easements, Zoning, Permits, Natural Resources

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The Quiet Revolution Revived: Sustainable Design, Land Use Regulation, and the States

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 93, p. 231, 2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 386 (92,315)

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Green Building, Zoning, Land Use, Sustainable, Design Controls, Aesthetic Regulation, Historic Preservation

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Community-Scale Renewable Energy

San Diego Journal of Climate & Energy Law, Issue 4, 2013, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 642
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Apr 2013
Hannah Jacobs Wiseman and Sara C. Bronin
Penn State Law – University Park and University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 264 (139,587)

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Energy Law, Utilities Law, Wind, Solar, Environmental Law, Land Use, Property, State and Local Government Law, Cooperatives, Energy Districts

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Beyond Worship: The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 and Religious Institutions' Auxiliary Uses

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 24, pp. 205-237, 2006
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 255 (144,501)

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land use, megachurch, religious institution, RLUIPA, religion, property, auxiliary use, substantial relation

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Wrestling with Muds to Pin Down the Truth about Special Districts

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 75, p, 3041, 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 May 2007
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 253 (145,641)

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Local government, municipal utility district, special district, special purpose district, Texas.

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Gone Too Far: Measure 37 and the Perils of Over-Regulating Land Use

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 23, pp. 587-600
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 223 (164,599)

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Measure 37, Oregon, Land Use, Takings, Regulatory Takings

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Rules of the Road: The Struggle for Safety and the Unmet Promise of Federalism

Iowa Law Review, 2021
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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federalism, road, road safety, street, law, legal culture, urban planning, sovereign immunity, preemption, emissions, vehicles, racial justice

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What the Pandemic Can Teach Climate Attorneys

Stanford Law Review Online, Vol. 72 (May 2020).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 168 (212,464)

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COVID-19, coronavirus, climate, vector, migration, climate change

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Modern Lights

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 101, 2009
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 06 May 2010
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 162 (219,123)

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Solar, Property, Land Use, Liability, Natural Resources, Water

12.

Historic Preservation Law

Historic Preservation Law, Foundation Press (2012)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Sara C. Bronin and J. Peter Byrne
University of Connecticut - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 159 (222,655)

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Historic Preservation Law, Historic Tax Credits, Rehabilitation, Conservation Restrictions, Section 106, National Environmental Policy Act, Section 4(f), Local Regulation, Local Historic Districts, Cultural Property, Native American Resources

13.

Integrity as a Legal Concept

Sara C. Bronin, Integrity as a Legal Concept, provisional acceptance to Change Over Time issue 10.2 (2021, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 144 (242,925)

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Historic Preservation, Integrity, Cultural Heritage, Tax Credits, Conservation Restrictions, Preservation Restrictions, Preservation Easements, Designation, National Register

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Rehabilitating Rehab Through State Building Codes

Yale Law Journal, No. 115, p. 1744, 2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 May 2006
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 140 (247,097)

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rehabilitation code, smart code, building code, New Jersey Subcode, rehabilitation, historic preservation

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Rethinking Parking Minimums

Planning Magazine, 2018
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 18 Jul 2019
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 123 (274,495)

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planning, zoning, parking, urban, cities, policy, law

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The Promise and Perils of Renewable Energy on Tribal Lands

TRIBES, LAND, AND THE ENVIRONMENT, Ezra Rosser & Sarah Krakoff, eds., Ashgate Press, 2012, reprinted in Tulane Environment Law Journal vol. 26 (2013).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 123 (272,826)

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Native American, ITEDSA, renewable energy, tribal law, energy sprawl, alternative energy, energy law, land use law

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Historic Preservation Law in a Nutshell (Table of Contents)

Historic Preservation Law in a Nutshell, Foundation Press, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2018
Sara C. Bronin and Ryan Rowberry
University of Connecticut - School of Law and Georgia State University - College of Law
Downloads 118 (281,180)

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Historic Preservation Law, Historic Tax Credits, Rehabilitation, Conservation Restrictions, Section 106, National Environmental Policy Act, Section 4(f), Local Regulation, Local Historic Districts, Cultural Property, Native American Resources, Archaeology

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Land Use Regulation (Third Edition)

Foundation Press (2020); ISBN: 978-1-68467-248-6
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Cornell University - Law School and University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 115 (286,357)

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land use, zoning, regulation, local government, constitutional law, practice-based learning, real estate, urban, environment, sustainability, law, planning

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Comprehensive Rezonings

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2019, 725
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 108 (299,215)

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zoning, planning, land use, property, Hartford, post-industrial, land use law, zoning law

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Building-Related Renewable Energy and the Case of 360 State Street

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Nov 2012
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 100 (315,224)

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Green Building, Renewable Energy, Real Estate, Urban Development, 360 State Street, Property, Sustainability, Land Use

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Energy in the Ecopolis

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 45, 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 98 (319,323)

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Ecopolis, regenerative, renewable energy, distributed generation, sustainable, urban, city, ecosystem

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Adapting National Preservation Standards to Climate Change

"Adapting National Preservation Standards to Climate Change," in Toward Sustainability and Equity: Envisioning Preservation Policy Reform, Columbia University Press Erica Avrami, ed. (2021 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 93 (330,243)
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historic, historic preservation, climate, climate change, Secretary of the Interior, property, solar, wind, law, regulation, federal regulation, energy policy, heritage, cultural heritage, archaeology

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Solar Rights in the United States

Delivering Energy Policy in the EU and US: A Multi-Disciplinary Reader, (Raphael Heffron & Gavin Little, eds.), Edinburgh University Press, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 May 2015
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 89 (339,430)

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Solar, solar rights, property, land use, renewable energy, zoning, nuisance

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Law's Disaster: Heritage at Risk

Bronin, Sara C., "Law's Disaster: Heritage at Risk," 46 Columbia Journal of Environmental Law (2021).
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 May 2020 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 71 (387,140)

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historic preservation, heritage, resilience, climate change, disaster, natural disaster, hurricane, earthquake, flood, flooding, state government, FEMA, emergency management, public policy

25.

Zoning for Families

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Feb 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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land use, zoning, local government law, family law, families, planning

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Solar Rights for Texas Property Owners

Texas Law Review See Also, Vol. 89, p. 79, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2013
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Using Urban Agriculture to Grow Southern New England

Connecticut Planning, SNEAPA 2015
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Sep 2015
Vermont Law School, University of Connecticut - School of Law, Boston Redevelopment Authority and Robinson & Cole, LLP
Downloads 64 (408,936)

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Zoning, land use, urban agriculture, planning, New England

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Aligning Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency: Legal Reforms to Support the 'Greenest Buildings'

Sara C. Bronin, 'Aligning Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency: Legal Reforms to Support the 'Greenest Buildings',' draft for University of Pennsylvania Kleinman Center Energy Policy Digest, 2021, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2021
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 46 (475,264)

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historic preservation, energy efficiency, designation, energy conservation, conservation code, building code, Secretary's Standards, Secretary of the Interior, building, construction, rehabilitation, National Park Service

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Amicus Brief of Historic Preservation Organizations and Law Scholars in Support of the City of Houston, No. 19-0689 (Tex.)

Bronin, Sara C. Amicus Brief of Historic Preservation Organizations and Law Scholars in Powell v. City of Houston, No. 19-0689 (Aug. 6, 2020) (Tex.)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Sep 2020
University of Connecticut - School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Texas A&M University School of Law, Fordham University School of Law, Georgetown University, Northern Illinois University - College of Law, Georgia State University - College of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 39 (506,198)

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Zoning, Land Use, Historic Preservation, Houston, Planning, Property Rights, Referendum

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Rezoning the Post-Industrial City: Hartford

Probate & Property, May/June 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 35 (525,397)

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Zoning, Hartford, Land use, Local Administrative Law, Local Government, Local Government Law, Food Security, Sustainability, Connecticut, Urban planning, Environment, Community, Urban

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Rathkopf's the Law of Zoning and Planning (Table of Contents)

Rathkopf's the Law of Zoning and Planning, West 2020.
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 07 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Sara C. Bronin and Dwight H. Merriam
University of Connecticut - School of Law and Robinson & Cole, LLP
Downloads 33 (535,721)

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zoning, planning, land use, property, real estate, environmental law, procedural due process, subdivision, historic preservation, aesthetic regulation

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Who Owns Lebanon's Town Green?

Connecticut Explored, Summer 2019
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Sara C. Bronin
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 18 (628,391)

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Historic preservation, land use, property law, quiet title, Connecticut, National Register, Lebanon

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Amici Curiae Brief of the International Municipal Lawyers Association and Legal Scholars in Support of Defendants-Appellees in Portland Pipeline Operators, et al. v. City of South Portland, et al. (State of Maine Supreme Judicial Court) (July 7, 2020)

Albany Law School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
Northern Illinois University - College of Law, University of Connecticut - School of Law, Fordham University School of Law, Albany Law School, Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law, UC Hastings Law, University of Illinois College of Law, Vermont Law School and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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Zoning, Land Use, Air Quality, Maine, Preemption, Home Rule, Environmental Law