The Planning Commission shall have the power and duties:
   (A)   To cause to be prepared and recommend for adoption a comprehensive long term general plan for the physical development of the city, and of any land outside its boundaries, as provided for by the conservation and planning laws of the state. Such plan shall be known as the general plan of the city, and may comprise any, all or any combination of the plans specified in Cal. Gov't Code §§ 65300 et seq.
   (B)   To cause to be prepared plans based on the general plan and drafts of such regulations, programs, and legislation as may, in its judgment, be required for the systematic execution of the general plan and to recommend such plans and measures to the City Council for adoption.
   (C)   To act as the advisory agency for the city in connection with the administration of the Subdivision and Map Act of the state.
   (D)   To investigate and recommend to the City Council plans for the improvement and beautification of the city, such as the opening, straightening, widening, closing or parking of public streets; the location and improvement of public buildings and public works.
   (E)   To perform the duties of Planning Commission required under Cal. Gov't Code §§ 65000 et seq. and the Riverbank municipal code.
   (F)   To perform such other duties as may be imposed upon it by the City Council by ordinance or resolution.
(Ord. 2017-009, passed 9-26-17)