The reviewing authority for the R-1 design review required by this article shall be as follows:
   A.   Track 1; Character Based Guide: Unless otherwise specified, the reviewing authority for a track 1 review shall be the director or his or her designee. If, in the opinion of the director, an application merits review by the design review commission, the director may refer such application to the design review commission and the design review commission shall serve as the reviewing authority and shall conduct a noticed hearing regarding the request for track 1 R-1 design review approval in accordance with the provisions of this article.
   B.   Track 2; All Other Review: The reviewing authority for track 2 review shall be the design review commission. (Ord. 04-O-2444, eff. 5-21-2004; amd. Ord. 05-O-2472, eff. 6-17-2005)