This chapter is administered and enforced to achieve the following objectives within the corporate  limits of the city:
   (A)   To promote the orderly development of residential, commercial, industrial areas in the city;
   (B)   To conserve and enhance the taxable value of land and buildings by protecting residential, commercial, and industrial areas from harmfu1  encroachment by incompatible uses;
   (C)   To minimize the expenditure of public funds through selecting cost-effective alternatives for the expansion of public facilities and utilities; and
   (D)   To control the density of population and faci1itate traffic movement within the city.
(Ord. 19-1, passed 8-10-1998)