(a)   For each proposed amendment to this Zoning Code, the City Council, by resolution, shall direct the Planning Commission to conduct at least one public hearing and to forward its recommendations for approval or denial to the City Council. For each proposed amendment for which the Planning Commission has forwarded its recommendation, the City Council shall conduct at least one public hearing.
   (b)   Each public hearing shall be announced not less than fifteen days prior to the date of the hearing by publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the community and by registered mail to all public utilities and railroads operating within the corporate limits of the City. Each public hearing notice shall state the date, time, and place of the public hearing.
(Ord. 52. Passed 6-16-97.)