(A)   In case any applicant has been denied a license, or if his or her license has been revoked or suspended, the applicant or licensee, as the case may be, shall within three business days have the right to appeal to the City Council from the denial, revocation, or suspension.
   (B)   Notice of appeal shall be filed, in writing, with the City Clerk who shall fix the time and place for a hearing which shall be held not later than one week thereafter. The City Clerk shall notify the City Council of the time and place of the hearing not less than 24 hours in advance thereof.
   (C)   A majority of the City Council members shall constitute a quorum to hear the appeal. The appellant may appear and be heard in person or by counsel.
   (D)   If, after hearing, a majority of the members of the City Council present at the meeting declare in favor of the applicant, the license shall be issued or fully reinstated as the case may be; otherwise, the order appealed shall become final.
(2008 Code, § 5.04.080)