For the purposes of this Planning and Zoning Code, the Village Council shall have the following powers and duties:
   (a)   To hold public hearings and vote upon proposed amendments to this Planning and Zoning Code, including text amendments and amendments to the Official Zoning Map;
   (b)   To investigate and propose on its own initiative such amendments to the Planning and Zoning Code as it may deem consistent with the purposes of this Planning and Zoning Code and which further the public, health, safety, and general welfare of the Village of Moreland Hills;
   (c)   To hear and decide on applications for conditional use certificates and use variances as provided for in this Code; and,
   (d)   To hear and decide all other matters referred to and upon which it is required to pass by this Code or the Village's Charter.
      (Ord. 2012-21.  Passed 7-11-12.)