Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Ass'n v. DeKalb County

Brian E. Daughdrill

Practice Area:Land Use / Zoning

Outcome:Affirmed Trial Court's Grant of Summary Judgment

Description:Action challenged the constitutionality of imposing a tree ordinance in DeKalb County. Trial Court granted summary judgment and the Supreme Court affirmed holding that in a facial challenge to the constitutionality of the tree ordinance, the ordinance did not effect a per-se taking.