(A)   Notice of the Community Development Director's intended decision shall be given by personal delivery or first class mail to the applicant, and to any person filing a written request with the Director for notice of all permit approvals under this chapter.
   (B)   (1)   Any person aggrieved or affected by the Director's intended decision, or any member of the City Council, may appeal the intended decision to the Planning Commission, by filing a written notice of appeal with the City Clerk within five days, excluding weekends and holidays, after the delivery or mailing of the notice.
      (2)   Any such notice of appeal shall be accompanied by an appeal fee in the amount specified by the City Council.
   (C)   (1)   If no appeal is filed within such time, the Director shall promptly implement the intended decision by denying or issuing the permit, with or without conditions.
      (2)   An appeal automatically stays execution of the implementation of the intended decision until the appeal has been considered and decided by the Planning Commission.
   (D)   (1)   The Secretary of the Planning Commission shall place all such appeals on the agenda of the next regular Council meeting, and shall give notice to the applicant and/or appellant.
      (2)   The Planning Commission shall consider and decide all issues raised in the appeal.
   (E)   (1)   The decision of the Planning Commission may be appealed to the City Council in accordance with established city procedures.
      (2)   The decision of the City Council shall be final.
(Ord. 2006-009, passed 5-8-06)