Zoning is a term that refers to the physical layout of a city. It's a type of city planning that has a goal of keeping different types of properties that use land in an incompatible fashion separate from one another.
New York City is known worldwide for its buildings, and is a site of constant construction throughout every year. Construction project range from renovations of single family homes to the development of towering skyscrapers. Of course, with so many projects underway every day, there are often disputes which can require the services of attorneys who are experienced in construction litigation. Those disputes are often between the contractor who is working on the project and the owner of the property.