Texas Local Government Code § 211.004. Compliance with Comprehensive Plan

(a) Zoning regulations must be adopted in accordance with a comprehensive plan and must be designed to:

(1) lessen congestion in the streets;

(2) secure safety from fire, panic, and other dangers;

(3) promote health and the general welfare;

(4) provide adequate light and air;

(5) prevent the overcrowding of land;

(6) avoid undue concentration of population;  or

(7) facilitate the adequate provision of transportation, water, sewers, schools, parks, and other public requirements.


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