Indiana Public Media: “Monroe County Wants To Restart Zombie Developments” by Dan Goldblatt:
Zombie subdivisions describe plots of land that a developer has built some infrastructure around, but aren’t complete because lots have not sold.
quoting Monroe County official
“Zombie subdivisions, subdivisions that were built, and have not been able to sell lots off,” explains Monroe County Planning Director Larry Wilson
and with academic affiliation:
The county planning department is partnering with Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs to collect more data on zombie developments and attempt to encourage development.