10-1-2: PURPOSE:
This title is designed and enacted for the purpose of promoting the health, safety, morals, convenience, order, prosperity and welfare of the present and future inhabitants of the county, including among other things, the lessening of congestion in the streets and roads, securing safety from fire and other dangers, providing adequate light and air, classification of land uses and distribution of land development and utilization, protection of the tax base, securing economy in governmental expenditures, fostering the county's commercial and industrial growth, and the protection of both residential and nonresidential development. (Ord. 2001-815-O, 12-17-2001, eff. 12-17-2001)