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17.33.110 Actions before the City Code Hearings Officer.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 185694, 186902 and 189750, effective November 29, 2019.)

A.  Code Compliance Hearings.  Any property owner who fails to comply with this Chapter or the Mandatory Sewer Connection or the Nonconforming Sewer Conversion Programs administrative rules (ENB-4.18 and ENB-4.27, respectively) may be summoned to code compliance hearing before the City Code Hearings Officer per Title 22.  The Code Hearings Officer is authorized to order compliance with City sewer connection regulations, including site entry to physically connect sewer systems.

B.  Property Owner-Initiated Appeals.  A property owner may initiate an appeal to the Code Hearings Officer after exhausting administrative review of any BES decision related to this Chapter that is subject to administrative review. Availability of administrative review by BES and appeal to the Code Hearing Officer may be limited by administrative rule.