The Plan Commission, together with its other statutory duties, shall make reports and recommendations relating to the plan and development of the City to the Common Council, other public officials and other interested organizations and citizens. It’s functions are primarily mandatory to the Common Council pursuant to guidelines set forth in the Zoning Ordinance.
The function of the Plan Commission is to review all development proposals in the city. These actions are based on the master plan, which has a general purpose of guiding and accomplishing a coordinated, adjusted, and harmonious development of the municipality. This will aid in prosperity and general welfare, as well as efficiency and economy in the process of development.