Laserfiche WebLink
K-1 <br />1 <br />GENERAL PLAN <br /> <br />MANNER OF ADOPTION AND AMENDMENT <br /> <br />The General Plan or any part or element thereof, and any amendment to such plan or <br />any part or element thereof, shall be adopted in the following manner: <br /> <br />A. Public Hearing - Planning Commission. <br /> <br />The Planning Commission shall hold at least one public hearing before <br />approving a General Plan or any part or element thereof, or any amendment to <br />such plan or any part or element thereof. Advanced notice of the hearing and <br />the procedures for the conduct of the hearing shall be the same as those required <br />by the Zoning Code for a code amendment. <br /> <br />B. Approval by Planning Commission - Resolution. The approval by the Planning <br />Commission of the General Plan or any part or element thereof, or any <br />amendment to such plan or any part or element thereof, shall be by the adoption <br />of a resolution, endorsed by the chairman and Secretary of the Commission and <br />transmitted to the City Council. <br /> <br />C. Public Hearing - City Council. Before adopting the General Plan or any part or <br />element thereof, or any amendment to such plan or any part or element thereof, <br />the City Council shall hold at least one public hearing. . Advanced notice of the <br />hearing and the procedures for the conduct of the hearing shall be the same as <br />those required by the Zoning Code for a code amendment. <br /> <br />D. Referral of Proposed Changes Back to Planning Commission. In adopting a <br />General Plan or any part or element thereof, or any amendment to such plan or <br />any part or element thereof, which has been approved by the Planning <br />Commission, the City Council shall consider the recommendation of the <br />Planning Commission. If the City Council intends to make major changes and <br />take an action not considered by the Planning Commission, the changes shall be <br />referred back to the Planning Commission for its recommendation. Planning <br />Commission consideration of an alternative shall be construed liberally so as to <br />allow the City Council to act on any one of a range of alternatives generally <br />considered by the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission shall report <br />back to the City Council with their recommendation on the proposed changes <br />within 45 days. <br />