1260.02  PURPOSE.
   It is the purpose of this Zoning Code to promote the safety, health, morals, convenience and general welfare; to encourage the use of lands and natural resources in the Village in accordance with their character, adaptability and suitability for particular purposes; to enhance social and economic stability; to prevent excessive concentration of population; to reduce hazards due to flooding; to lessen congestion on the public streets and highways; to facilitate the adequate provision of streets and highways, sewerage and drainage, water supply and distribution, and the expenditure of funds for public facilities and services by establishing herein standards for physical development in accordance with the objectives and policies contained in the Master Plan for the Village of Dimondale; and to provide for the enforcement of such standards.
(Ord. 89.  Passed 4-10-72; Ord. 2009-7.  Passed 12-14-09.)