(a)   The planning commission shall have all powers granted to zoning commissions and shall also be the zoning commission of the city.
   (b)   The planning commission may make reports and recommendations relating to the plan and development of the city to public officials and agencies, public utility companies, civic, educational, professional and other organizations, and citizens. It may recommend to the executive or legislative officials of the city programs for public improvements and the financing thereof. All public officials shall, upon request, furnish to the planning commission, within a reasonable time, available information as it may require for its work.
   (c)   The planning commission, its members and employees, in the performance of its functions, may enter upon any land, make examinations and surveys and place and maintain necessary monuments and marks thereon. In general, the planning commission shall have all powers as may be necessary to enable it to fulfill and perform its functions, promote city planning or carry out all the purposes of this chapter.
(1957 Rev. Ords., § 2.915; 1992 Code, § 32-29) (Ord. 1992, passed 8-3-1959)