9-1-2: PURPOSE:
The zoning regulations as herein prescribed have been made in accordance with the comprehensive plan 1 for the purpose of promoting the health, safety, morals and general welfare of the city. They have been made with reasonable consideration, among other things, for the character of the city and its peculiar suitability for particular uses and with a view of conserving the value of buildings and encouraging the most appropriate use of the land throughout the city. (Ord. 150, 7-7-1998)



1. See section 1-10-1 of this code.