Chapter 25 ZONING ORDINANCE.
Article 31. Zoning Administrator.
Sec. 25-31-20. General authority and duties of the zoning administrator.
(a) To approve such permits and variances and authorize such modifications
as are set forth in this chapter.
(b) To provide such notice as is required
by the state planning law or this chapter prior to issuing any such permit or
variance or granting such modification.
(c) To conduct public hearings and
convene and preside over meetings which are authorized or required by state
planning law, this chapter, or other federal, state, or city laws or
regulations, or when public hearings are appropriate, in the discretion of the
zoning administrator, due to public interest in a project or when the decision
on a project involves policy considerations which should be reviewed by the
planning commission, the zoning administrator may elect to refer the
application, with or without a recommendation, to the planning commission for
(d) To adopt rules and procedures necessary or convenient for the
transaction of the business, scheduling of meetings, conduct of meetings, and
related matters of the zoning administrator. The zoning administrator shall
report all projects considered and decisions made, on a regular basis, to the
planning commission. (Amended during the March 2009 supplement.)