Section 20-41 Powers and duties--Generally.
Prior to the adoption of 16773 on 02/05/2001, Section 20-41 read as follows.
The commission shall have the authority and duty to:
(1) Prepare, adopt, and submit to
the council for its approval a comprehensive plan for the
physical development of the city, including the general location, character and extent of streets,
bridges, parks, waterways and other public ways, grounds, and spaces, together with the general
location of public buildings and other public property, public utilities, and the extent and location
of any public housing or slum clearance projects.
(2) Make recommendations in connection
with the execution and detailed interpretation of
the comprehensive plan, and make such changes and adjustments in the plan as may be deemed
desirable from time to time.
(3) Act as a zoning commission, in
accordance with the provisions of present or future state
zoning enabling acts.
(4) Prepare and recommend to the council
rules controlling the subdivision of land.
(5) Make recommendations regarding
the approval or disapproval of plats for land
subdivision. Such plats shall be referred to the commission before the council takes any action.
Failure of the commission to act within sixty (60) days shall be deemed an approval.
(6) Recommend from time to time legislation
which may be desirable to further the purposes
of city planning.
(7) Assume any other powers or duties
as are provided for by the charter of the city.
(Code 1964, § 19.010; Ord. No. 9958, § 1, 10-3-83)