(A)   This ordinance is enacted pursuant to Indiana home rule and planning enabling legislation (I.C. 36-1-3-4 and the 36-7-4-700 series, as amended) authorizes the City Plan Commission to review and approve or disapprove plats for subdivision throughout the city and its jurisdictional areas, which show lots, blocks, or sites with or without new streets and highways.  This authority extends to the development or resubdivision of undeveloped portions of already recorded plats.
   (B)   No building permit or certificate of occupancy shall be issued for any parcel or plat of land which was created by subdivision after the effective date of, and not in conformity with, the provisions of these subdivision regulations, and no construction of any public or private improvements shall take place or be commenced except in conformity with the regulations contained herein with construction standards adopted by the city.
   (C)   No plat or replat of land located within the jurisdiction of the Commission shall be filed with the County Auditor and recorded by the County Recorder unless it has first been granted secondary approval by the City Plan Commission, and such approval shall have been signed and certified on the plat by the President or Vice President and Secretary of the Commission.
(1980 Code, Ch. 154, § 1.04)  (Ord. 2001-4, passed 3-27-2001)