zone for

zone something for something

to specify what can be built or what can be done within a particular legally defined area within a governmental area. Did the council zone this area for business? They zoned this area for residences.
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zone for

v.
To restrict some section of an area or territory to some specific use: That area used to be farmland until the city zoned it for industrial use. That entire block is zoned for residences, so you can't open a business there.
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A qualified employee is one whose principal residence was in the GO Zone on August 28, 2005, and who worked in the GO Zone for a qualified employer that furnished lodging.
She's been mapping the Gulf of Mexico's dead zone for roughly 20 years.
Lancaster officials say their aim in seeking the trade zone designation is not to compete with Palmdale, which has had a trade zone for five years.
The AudioReQuest system is easily scalable to accommodate any size installation by adding an additional 1 RU (rack unit) ARQ Zone for each person or room in the house without limit.
Lancaster officials want to create a foreign trade zone for their city either by expanding Palmdale's foreign trade zone or by seeking their own.
Best Overall Marketing Campaign: Yuba-Sutter Enterprise Zone for their multifaceted You Are Now In the Zone campaign which includes brochures, billboards, postcards, personal sales calls and radio public service announcements.
Best Collateral Marketing Piece (other media): Balloting in this first-time category resulted in a tie between conference host, the Antelope Valley (Lancaster/Palmdale) Enterprise Zone, for its high-impact web site which provides employers with quick access to EZ incentive information, and the Coachella Valley (Palm Springs Area) Enterprise Zone for a seven minute "infommercial" designed to entice business owners with vacation homes in the area to move their businesses there as well.
Deep augering has traced the gold zone for a total of 750 m and anomalous soil samples are continuous over a 1.
The importance of the gold values on BL-239 is that it extends the gold mineralization of the East Extension Zone for another 50 feet to the west and, if the gold values prove to be associated with this major structure, it would open up a new structural target for gold exploration in this area.