The legislature of the state has, in G.S. Ch. 143, Art. 21, Part 6, Ch. 160A, Art. 19, Parts 3, 5 and 8, and G.S. Ch. 160A, Art. 8, delegated to local governmental units the responsibility to adopt regulations designed to promote the public health, safety and general welfare.
(Ord. passed 8-19-2008)