10-1-7: APPEALS:
Any person aggrieved of any officer, department, board, or agency of the town or affected by any decision or interpretation of the building director/code officer in connection with the interpretation of any of the provisions of this chapter may appeal to the town board of adjustment 1 ; provided, that:
   A.   Notice Of Appeal; Fee: Such appeal shall be taken within ten (10) days from the date of decision by filing with the building director/code officer and the town clerk a written notice of appeal specifying the grounds thereof and by paying a filing fee of twenty dollars ($20.00) at the office of the town clerk at the time the notice is filed.
   B.   Information To Board Of Adjustment: The town clerk, upon receipt of the notice of appeal, shall transmit to the board of adjustment the papers and information constituting the record upon which the action appealed from was taken.
   C.   Notice Of Hearing: The board of adjustment shall fix a time for hearing of the appeal. The board shall give written notice to the parties in interest at least ten (10) days before the date set for the hearing. Such notice shall contain the date, the hour and the place for the hearing. The board of adjustment will also post notice of the date, time and place of the hearing in ten (10) public places within the town. Upon the hearing, parties in interest may appear in person or by agent or attorney. (Ord. 1997-3-1, 3-10-1997)
   D.   Decision:
      1.   The board of adjustment shall render a decision within a reasonable time from the date on which the appeal is filed. (Ord. 1997-3-1, 3-10-1997; amd. 2006 Code)
      2.   Upon hearing an appeal, the board shall affirm or, if it finds erroneous action, shall reverse, set aside, or modify the order under appeal. (Ord. 1997-3-1, 3-10-1997)

 

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1. See title 12, chapter 3 of this code.