Sec. 13-5-18. Appeals.

(a) Any applicant or permit holder aggrieved by the decision of the police chief in denying, suspending, or revoking an alarm system permit may appeal such decision to the city manager.
(1) Notice of appeal shall be in writing and shall state the reasons for the appeal. The appeal shall be filed with the city clerk not later than fifteen days after the imposition of denial, suspension, or revocation, or notice thereof, whichever is earliest.
(2) The city manager shall conduct a hearing on the appeal within thirty days of the filing of said appeal. The decision rendered shall be final.
(b) Any applicant or permit holder aggrieved by the decision of the city manager in denying, suspending, or revoking an alarm system permit may appeal such decision to the city council. The appeal process shall be the same as outlined in the appellant's initial appeal to the city manager. The hearing date shall be set by the city clerk on a regular meeting of the city council, where an opening exists for such an agenda item to be heard. (Ord. No. 1188, § 2 (part).)