10-1-3: PURPOSE:
This title is designed and enacted to provide for the health, safety, and welfare, and promote the prosperity, improve the morals, peace and good order, comfort, convenience, and aesthetics of the city and its present and future inhabitants and businesses, to protect the tax base, secure economy in governmental expenditures, foster the city's agricultural and other industries, protect both urban and nonurban development, and to protect property values. To accomplish the purposes set forth herein, the city is specifically authorized to enter into development agreements that it considers necessary or appropriate for the use and development of land, unless expressly prohibited by law. (Ord. 2005-15, 7-21-2005)