Specific Plan, the blogs newest feature, will showcase maps that illustrate how various communities are zoned. Zoning is a very important tool for planning cities. Zoning consist of two parts 1) MAP 2) TEXT. Zoning not only dictates what uses can be on a specific parcel, but it can also dictate building height, setbacks, etc.
Be sure to checkout how your neighborhood is zoned and see if whats on the map lives up to reality. For those of you who are more inquisitive, here is a link to the TEXT for the specific plan. Enjoy!