Sec. 16.2-40. Plan approval.
(a) A maximum of thirty (30) calendar days from the receipt of an application will be allowed for preliminary review of the application for completeness. During this period, the application will be accepted for review, which will begin the thirty (30)-day review period, or rejected for incompleteness. The applicant will be informed in writing of the information necessary to complete the application.
(b) The thirty (30)-day review period begins on the day the complete stormwater management plan is accepted for review. At this time, an acknowledgment letter will be sent to the applicant. During the thirty (30)-day review period, the plan approving authority shall either approve or disapprove the plan and communicate the decision to the applicant in writing. Approval or denial shall be based on the plan's compliance with this chapter.
(c) A disapproval of a plan shall contain the reasons for disapproval.
(d) The applicant or any aggrieved party authorized by law may appeal the plan approving authority's decision of approval or disapproval of a stormwater management plan application within thirty (30) days after the rendering of such a decision, to the City of Lynchburg Circuit Court.
(e) Judicial review shall be on the record previously established and shall otherwise be in accordance with the provisions of the administrative process act (Sec. 9-6.14:1 et seq. of the Code of Virginia). (Ord. No. O-01-079, 4-24-01, eff. 5-1-01; Ord. No. O-07-047, 4-10-07)
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