§ 156.002  INTERPRETATION.
   (A)   In interpreting and applying the provisions of this chapter, the provisions shall be held to be the minimum requirements for the promotion of the public health, safety, comfort, morals, convenience and general welfare.
   (B)   It is not intended by this chapter to interfere with, abrogate or annul any easements, covenants or other agreements between parties, nor to interfere with or abrogate or annul any chapters, rules, regulations or permits previously adopted or issued and not in conflict with any of the provisions of this chapter or which shall be adopted or issued pursuant to law, regarding the use of buildings or land; provided, where this chapter imposes a greater restriction upon the use of buildings or land, or upon the height of buildings, or requires larger open spaces or greater lot areas per family than are required by or imposed by such easements, covenants or agreements between parties, or by such chapters, rules, regulations or permits, the provisions of this chapter shall control.
(Ord. 70-2, passed 5-11-70)