1.2 Purpose

In accordance with CGS Section 8-2, as amended, these Regulations are adopted to:

  • Promote the orderly development of the City in accordance with the Plan of Conservation and Development;
  • Lessen congestion in the streets;
  • Secure safety from fire, panic, flood and other dangers;
  • Promote health and the general welfare;
  • Provide adequate light and air;
  • Prevent the overcrowding of land;
  • Avoid undue concentration of population; and
  • Facilitate the adequate provision for transportation, water, sewerage, schools, parks and other public requirements.