§ 2800  GENERAL.
   The regulations, restrictions, and boundaries set forth in this chapter may be amended by the Town Council; and any person, group of persons, or corporation may make application to the Town Council for an amendment. Any amendment may be adopted only after due notice and public hearing as prescribed by the Rhode Island General Laws. Prior to the enactment of any amendment, a public hearing shall be held by the Town Council in relation thereto, at which hearing all interested persons shall be given an opportunity to be heard. Following the public hearing, the Town Council may act upon the proposed amendment in such manner as it deems to be in the best interest of the Town. The Town Council may require the applicant to bear the cost of advertising and mailing relative to the public hearing.
(Ord. passed 10-30-06)