The planning commission may prepare and recommend to the city council for adoption rules and regulations governing the subdivision of land within the corporate limits for the city. All plans, plats or replats of land laid out in lots, plots, blocks, streets, alleys or other ways intended to be dedicated to public or private use within the corporate limits of the city may first be submitted by the city council to the planning commission for its recommendations. (1992 Code § 12-107; amd. 2006 Code)