Chapter 17.66
APPEALS

Sections:

17.66.010    Standing to appeal.

17.66.020    Time limits.

17.66.030    Course of appeals.

17.66.040    Content of appeals.

17.66.050    Hearings and notice.

17.66.010 Standing to appeal.

Any person may appeal a decision of any official body, except that administrative decisions requiring no discretionary judgment, as provided in Chapter 1.20, may not be appealed. (Ord. 941 § 1 (part), 1982: prior code § 9204.8(A))

17.66.020 Time limits.

Appeals must be filed within ten calendar days of the rendering of a decision which is being appealed. If the tenth day is a Saturday, Sunday or holiday, the appeal period shall extend to the next business day. (Ord. 941 § 1 (part), 1982: prior code § 9204.8(B))

17.66.030 Course of appeals.

A. Decisions of the director shall be appealed to the planning commission. Such appeals shall be filed with the director.

B. Decisions of the planning commission shall be appealed to the council. Such appeals shall be filed with the city clerk. (Ord. 941 § 1 (part), 1982: prior code § 9204.8(C))

17.66.040 Content of appeals.

The appeal shall concern a specific action and shall state the grounds for appeal. (Ord. 941 § 1 (part), 1982: prior code § 9204.8(D))

17.66.050 Hearings and notice.

A. Action on appeals shall be considered at the same type of hearing and after the same notice that is required for the original decision.

B. Once an appeal has been filed, it shall be scheduled for the earliest available meeting, considering public notice requirements, unless the appellant agrees to a later date. (Ord. 941 § 1 (part), 1982: prior code § 9204.8(E))