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A. Any decision of a building official’s designee, including that of an inspector, may be appealed in writing to the appointed building official for a final decision. The building official may confirm or reverse the inspector. The final decision of the building official shall be in writing.
B. An appeal from the final written decision of the building official upon any matter affecting any of the codes adopted in this title or any other provision in this title may be taken to the board of appeals, which has powers and duties as provided in subsection 2-6-3D of this code, as well as the powers and duties of an appeals board in any of the codes adopted in this title.
C. Any appeal to the board of appeals must be in writing and delivered to the director of community development within thirty (30) calendar days of the building official's final decision. The board shall hear and render a decision on the appeal within thirty (30) days of filing, unless by agreement of the department and the appellant the time is extended.
D. An appeal from the decision of the board of appeals may be taken to the commission, by filing a written notice of appeal upon the clerk, within thirty (30) days after the decision of the board of appeals. The commission has the power to review the decision of the board of appeals, hear evidence relative thereto, and to revise, amend or alter the order of the board of appeals. (Ord. 3151, 4-23-2012; amd. Ord. 3280, 2-24-2020)