Appeals to the Board of Adjustment may be taken by any person, or entity claiming to be injuriously affected or aggrieved by an official action or decision of the Zoning Administrator, however, appeals for violation of the Official Zoning Code for which a citation has been issued and a civil penalty assessed pursuant to the Appendix A Fine Schedule shall be had with the Code Enforcement Board. Such appeal shall be taken within thirty (30) calendar days after the appellant or his agent receives notice of the action to be appealed from, by filing with said Zoning Administrator and with the Board, a notice of appeal specifying the grounds thereof, and giving notice of such appeal to any and all parties of record. Said Zoning Administrator shall forthwith transmit to the Board all papers constituting the record upon which the action appealed from was taken and shall be treated as and be the respondent in such further proceedings. At any hearing by the Board an interested person may appear and enter his appearance, and all shall be given an opportunity to be heard.  The Board of Adjustment shall fix a reasonable time for hearing the appeal and give public notice in accordance with KRS Chapter 424, as well as written notice to the appellant and the Zoning Administrator at least one (1) calendar week prior to the hearing, and shall decide on the appeal within sixty (60) consecutive calendar days. The affected party may appear at the hearing in person or by attorney.
(Am. Ord. O-2016-024, passed 12-12-16; Am. Ord. O-2019-006-A, passed 3-25-2019)