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Fighting Exclusion

Zoning ...primarily hurts [the]Orthodox.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/fighting_exclusion_20010413

In a Philadelphia suburb, a Reform congregation has fought for more than a year to create a synagogue on a parcel of land that for many years had been the site of a Roman Catholic novitiate. An Orthodox congregation in Los Angeles has been in court for years over their use of a private house, even though their neighbors thoroughly approve of the shul. And in New Rochelle, N.Y., a modern Orthodox congregation has been stymied in what seemed like a routine move -- across the street.

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