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A. Planning Commission As Board Of Zoning Appeals; Authority: The planning commission is constituted of the board of zoning appeals and shall determine, in harmony with the general purpose of this title and the comprehensive plan, by resolution, all appeals from any order, requirement, permit or decision made by the director of community development under this title, and from any interpretation of the text of this title, or any determination by the director of community development as to the location of the boundary of a zoning district as shown on the zoning map. (1971 Code § 28-11)
B. Filing Of Appeal: At any time within ten (10) working days after a decision of the director of community development under the provisions of this title, except in connection with prosecutions for violations thereof, the applicant or other person or officers of the city affected thereby may appeal to the planning commission by filing a written notice, stating the specific grounds upon which the appeal is made. (Ord. 746, 10-15-2003)
C. Board Hearing; Notice: The planning commission, as the board of appeals, may conduct such hearings as it may deem advisable and shall prescribe what notice, if any, shall be given of such hearing.
D. Council Hearing:
1. The council may review and revise any decision of the board of zoning appeals. In reviewing such decisions, the council shall set a date for hearing thereon, not earlier than seven (7) days after, nor more than thirty (30) days after the decision is made by the board of zoning appeals.
2. Notice of the hearing before the council shall be mailed to all appellants. In all cases involving determination of district boundary lines or interpretation of the text of this title, ten (10) days' published notice of hearing in the official newspaper shall be given. (1971 Code § 28-11)