The City Code is a codification of ordinances passed by the Zeeland City Council which is generally provided also for making copies of the codification available for public inspection and for distribution to the public. The Code requires enactment as the law of the City. Compilation and codification should be considered as successive phases of the process of organizing the City's laws. Compilation makes the City's laws more accessible, codification makes them more understandable. The compilation of ordinances is a vital and necessary tool in the office of the City Clerk.