11-1-1: PURPOSES:
The purposes of this title are to:
   A.   Protect and provide for the public health, safety, and general welfare of Green River City.
   B.   Guide the future growth and development of Green River City, in accordance with the general plan.
   C.   Encourage the orderly and beneficial development of land within the municipality.
   D.   Protect the integrity of buildings, land and improvements, and to minimize the conflicts among the uses of land and buildings.
   E.   Provide a beneficial relationship between the uses of land, buildings, traffic circulation and the proper location and width of streets and building setbacks.
   F.   Establish reasonable standards of design and procedures for subdivisions, condominium plats, plat amendments, and lot line adjustments, in order to further the orderly layout and use of land; and to ensure proper legal descriptions and recordation of subdivided land.
   G.   Ensure that public facilities are available and will have a sufficient capacity to serve the proposed subdivision.
   H.   Encourage the wise use and management of natural resources in order to preserve the integrity, stability and aesthetics of the community.
   I.   Continue the rural development and variety of structural design within residential zones.
   J.   Provide for open spaces through the most efficient design and layout of the land, while preserving the density of land as established in the Green River City land use code. (Ord. 2014-02, 4-8-2014)