This Commission reviews, accepts or rejects changes in zoning matters, new constructions and demolitions. In other matters, the Commission may give suggestions to City Council for their acceptance or rejection of an issue.
This Commission hears petitions for various matters (i.e., rezoning, lot combinations, abandonment's, etc.). Petitions regarding rezoning and annexation are forwarded to this Commission by Council. This Commission then holds a public hearing on the petition and forwards the same, along with its comments and recommendations, back to Council for their further handling. Petitions concerning lot combinations/subdivisions are considered and ruled on by this Commission.