§ 152.120  PURPOSE.
   (A)   The purpose of this chapter to regulate and restrict uses, structures, lots, site characteristics, and signs that were established legally prior to the adoption or amendment of this code but do not conform to the requirements of this code. All such situations are collectively referred to in this chapter as "nonconformities."
   (B)   It is the intent of this section to encourage the continuing improvement of the city by limiting the extent to which nonconforming structures and uses may continue to be used, expanded, or replaced, while allowing for improvements in their appearance.
(Ord. 648-18, passed 11-28-2018)