“Accessory dwelling units have been part of Asheville’s history for at least the last 70 years,” said City Urban Planner Vaidila Satvika. “The current proposal will give property owners more flexibility while also capping their maximum size. We’ve heard some concerns about the current and proposed maximum ADU height, and we plan to address these concerns before the wording amendment goes to the City Council.”

June 9, 2015 – http://coablog.ashevillenc.gov/2015/06/proposed-change-to-accessory-dwelling-units-designed-to-promote-affordable-housing/