20.04.020   Declaration of purpose.
   It is the purpose of the provisions of this chapter to protect and promote the public health, safety, peace, comfort, or general welfare and specifically to provide for the systematic execution of the circulation element of the general plan for the city of Palo Alto, by designating the precise location of planned rights-of-way and limiting the location of buildings and other improvements with respect to planned rights-of-way, and to provide an authentic source of information as to the development of the city of Palo Alto. This chapter is adopted pursuant to Sections 65600 to 65659, inclusive of the Government Code of California and shall be cited and referred to as the official plan line regulations of the city of Palo Alto.
(Ord. 2214 (part), 1964: prior code § 36.402)