Pursuant to SCC 14.06.040,
the Director of Planning and Development Services or other Administrative
Official may issue an Administrative Official Interpretation (AOI)
of the meaning, application, or intent of any provision of Title 14, or
for questions regarding a map boundary or an alleged scriveners
mapping error that does not involve reconsideration or rebalancing of
The Department publishes
a Notice of Decision upon issuance of an AOI. Aggrieved parties may appeal
Administrative Interpretations within 14 days by following the process
in SCC 14.06.110(7) through 14.06.110(14).
and statements of policy do not require issuance of a formal AOI. A decision
by the Administrative Official that the interpretation request does not
require an AOI is final, does not require a Notice of Decision, and is
not subject to appeal.