§ 153.348  APPROVAL; PROCEDURES AND APPROVAL AUTHORITY.
   (A)   Except as otherwise provided in this section, an application for site specific development plan approval shall be processed in accordance with the procedures established by ordinance and shall be considered by the City Council for the specific type of zoning or land use permit or approval for which application is made.
   (B)   Notwithstanding the provisions of division (A) above, the applicant must request in writing at the time of application that the application be considered and acted on by the City Council following notice and a public hearing as provided in G.S. § 160A-364.
   (C)   In order for a zoning vested right to be established upon approval of a site specific development plan, the applicant must indicate at the time of application, on a form to be provided by the city, that a zoning vested right is being sought.
   (D)   Each map, plat, site plan or other document evidencing a site specific development plan shall contain the following notation:
      Approval of this plan establishes a zoning vested right under § G.S. 160A-385.1. Unless terminated at an earlier date, the zoning vested right shall be valid until (date).
   (E)   Following approval or conditional approval of a site specific development plan, nothing in this subchapter shall exempt the plan from subsequent reviews and approvals to ensure compliance with the terms and conditions of the original approval, provided that the reviews and approvals are not inconsistent with the original approval.
   (F)   Nothing in this part shall prohibit the revocation of the original approval or other remedies for failure to comply with applicable terms and conditions of the approval or the zoning ordinance.
(Prior UDO, § 22.4)