(A)   The Commission may contract with city planners, engineers, architects and other consultants for such specialized services as it may require. In addition, the services of regular city employees may be obtained as found necessary for its work. The Commission shall not expend any funds or enter into any contracts or agreements for expenditures in excess of amounts appropriated for the purpose by the Council, which may appropriate such funds for city planning as it may deem advisable. 
(`73 Code, 14.005, § 5.205)
   (B)   The Commission may receive gifts for purposes of carrying out its objectives and may expend any funds in the form of a gift in such manner as it may deem proper.  (`73 Code, 14.007, § 5.207)