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15.26.050 APPEAL.

Any person who contends that the Fire Chief or Chief of Police or their designated representative has erroneously determined that an alarm was a false alarm may, within ten (10) days of receipt of notification of the determination, file a written appeal with the department making that determination. The Chief involved will hold a hearing on the appeal within thirty (30) days of receipt of the appeal, and render a written decision on the appeal within ten (10) days of the hearing. The decision of the Chief on the appeal shall be final and conclusive.