Sec. 14A-5-10. Appeals of cart impound.

A person who can demonstrate that he or she is the owner of an impounded cart may appeal the imposition of the nuisance abatement administrative fee and/or fine by presenting evidence that the cart removal and storage was not performed substantially in accordance with the provisions of this article. Appeals shall be made in writing to the city manager within ten calendar days of the receipt of a request for an appeal. The cart owner or authorized representative shall appear and be heard on the matter. If the city manager determines that the shopping cart was not removed and stored in substantial accordance with the provisions of this article, the nuisance abatement administrative fee and/or fine shall be refunded. The decision of the city manager shall be final. (Ord. No. 1435, § 3 (part).)