Article I: Preamble

In pursuance of authority conferred by N.H. Revised Statutes Annotated 31:60-89. as now amended (see RSA 674:16 et seq.), and for the purpose of promoting the health, safety, morals, prosperity, convenience and general welfare, as well as efficiency and economy in the process of development of the Lighting Precinct by securing from fire, panic and other dangers, providing adequate areas between buildings and various rights-of-way, by preserving the rural charm, aesthetics and natural beauty now associated with our village, by controlling the density of housing and the impact of traffic, by promoting good civil design and arrangements, wise and efficient expenditure of public funds, and the adequate provision of public utilities and other public requirements, and by other means, now therefore this ordinance has been hereby enacted by the Local Legislative Body of the Lighting Precinct, Kearsarge, New Hampshire, in official meeting convened.