Sec. 11-151. Decisions.
(a) Every decision of the board of building code appeals shall be final, subject, however, to such remedy as any aggrieved party might have at law or in equity. It shall be in writing and shall indicate the vote upon the decision. Every decision shall be promptly filed in the office of the building commissioner or the office of the fire code official, and shall be open to public inspection; a certified copy shall be sent by mail or otherwise to the appellant and a copy shall be kept publicly posted in the office of the building official or the office of the fire code official for two (2) weeks after filing.
(b) The board of building code appeals shall, in every case, reach a decision without unreasonable or unnecessary delay.
(c) If a decision of the board of building code appeals reverses or modifies a refusal, order or disallowance of the building commissioner or the fire code official, or varies the application of any provision of the building code, the building official or the fire code official shall immediately take action in accordance with such decision.
(d) The board of building code appeals shall recommend to council, through the city manager, from time to time, such amendments to the building code and the fire prevention code as in their opinion and from their experience are necessary and advisable. (Ord. of 10-28-03, O-03-177, eff. 10-1-03; Ord. No. O-04-122, 9-14-04)
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