The provisions of the are established to protect and promote the general health, safety, and welfare of all present and future residents of Tucson and more specifically:
•   To implement the ;
•   To guide new growth and redevelopment of the community in accordance with the policies of the ;
•   To encourage the most efficient use of land through sensitive design;
•   To reduce potential hazards to the public that may result from incompatible or from the of environmentally hazardous or sensitive lands;
•   To protect and enhance the ’s natural, cultural, historical, and scenic resources; and,
•   To promote the economic stability of the community.