A. The purpose of the Midtown Form-Based Code is to implement the Midtown Master Plan by amending the Hattiesburg Land Development Code.
B. Specifically, the Midtown Form-Based Code provides the means to guide implementation of the citizen-endorsed vision for property within Midtown.
C. The Midtown Form-Based Code fosters predictable results and a high-quality public realm by prescribing the physical form of buildings and other elements and addressing the relationship between building facades and the public realm, the form and mass of buildings in relation to one another and the scale and types of streets and blocks.