11-2-12 Purposes of comprehensive county plan.
Purposes of comprehensive county plan.
The comprehensive plan shall be for the
purpose of protecting and guiding the physical, social, economic, and environmental development
of the county; to protect the tax base; to encourage a distribution of population or mode of land
utilization that will facilitate the economical and adequate provisions of transportation, roads, water
supply, drainage, sanitation, education, recreation, or other public requirements; to lessen
governmental expenditure; and to conserve and develop natural resources.
Source: SL 1941, ch 216, § 3; SDC Supp 1960, § 12.20A03; SL 1967, ch 20, § 2; SL 1975, ch 113,