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The function of the shade tree and beautification board is advisory only, and the city council shall have the right to review all of its conduct, acts and decisions. Any person may appeal a ruling or order of the shade tree and beautification board or city forester to the city council. The city council will conduct a hearing, and make a final decision in writing. Appeals from decisions of the shade tree and beautification board, or the city forester, must be made in writing within five (5) days of the ruling or order in question. The party appealing shall be notified of the appeal hearing at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance to enable their attendance. Following such notice of intent to appeal, no action on the problem shall be taken by the city forester pending the outcome of the appeal. The city council shall hear all parties wishing to be heard on the matter during the appeal proceedings, and shall make a decision. The city council shall notify in writing all parties concerned of decisions, and shall order the city forester to take such actions as are necessary to execute the decision. (Ord. 2017-06-011, 6-15-2017)