zone off

zone something off

to create a special regulatory zone in an area. The council zoned part of the land off for a park. They zoned off land for a park.
See also: off, zone

zone off

v.
To restrict or reserve a section of some area or territory: The city zoned off these blocks for commercial use. The police zoned the town hall off from vehicular traffic.
See also: off, zone
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The ceasefire deal stipulated that Israel would immediately ease the blockade imposed on the strip and expand the fishing zone off Gaza's coast, allowing fishermen to sail as far as six nautical miles from shore, and would continue to expand the area gradually.
SEOUL, Safar 03, 1437, November 15, 2015, SPA -- North Korea has declared a no-sail zone off its east coast in a sign it could be preparing a missile launch, Yonhap news agency reported on Sunday, according to Reuters.
The event is to be held on October 7 - 8 on Kish Island, a visa-free economic zone off Iran.
In a similar attack, Israeli Navy Forces attacked Palestinian fishing boats while sailing within the Israeli-imposed six-nautical-miles fishing zone off Gaza City on Monday morning.
The ceasefire deal specified that Israel would immediately ease the blockade imposed on the strip and enlargen the fishing zone off Gaza's coast, allowing fishermen to sail up to 6 nautical miles from shore, and would continue to expand this area gradually.
Under the terms of the ceasefire, Israel would immediately ease the blockade imposed on the strip and expand the fishing zone off Gaza's coast, allowing fishermen to sail as far as six nautical miles from shore, and would continue to expand the area gradually, WAFA reported.
Huddersfield Town Community Trust, which is based at The Zone off Leeds Road, is hosting the Female Football Development programme (FFD).
The Bulgarian government announced on Wednesday it would start tenders for drilling and exploration at the Silistar and Teres in the country's exclusive economic zone off its coast.
Last month, Nicosia said a Turkish survey vessel had encroached on Cyprus's exclusive economic zone off its south coast.
Scheduled to be constructed 90km west of Sylt Island within the exclusive economic zone off the German North Sea coast, the Sandbank offshore wind farm will feature 72x4MW turbines in water depths between 25m and 37m.
Police in Cardiff are appealing for information following a theft from the Bargain Zone off licence store
Menter Mon has been awarded rights for a tidal stream demonstration zone off West Anglesey and Minesto has been given rights for a tidal stream project off Holyhead Deep.
The Turkish Naval Forces (TDK) directed a warship to intervene in a seismic exploration being carried out by a Norwegian ship that had entered a Turkish maritime zone off the southern part of Cyprus on Saturday.
It adds that the findings may help scientists understand the destructive potential in similar areas, like the Cascadia fault zone off the northwestern U.