Applications for appeal shall be filed with the Planning and Zoning Administrator and thereby with the Board within twenty (20) days after the date of any adverse order, requirement, decision, or determination.  The application for appeal shall include reference to the decision, the provision of this Zoning Code from which the appeal is sought, and reasons for the appeal. The Planning and Zoning Administrator shall transmit to the Board all the papers constituting the record upon which the action appealed from was taken.
   (a)   For the purposes of this Chapter, an applicant's request for a variance from the terms of this Zoning Code shall be considered as an appeal to the Board of Zoning Appeals, subject to the regulations set forth in the Chapter.
   (b)   A request for an appeal or a variance or other matters for which the Board has the power to authorize shall be submitted to the Board by the owner of the property involved or a person having an interest in such property and acting under written authority of the owner. 
      (Ord. 8-13. Passed 5-14-13.)