A. Should any applicant be dissatisfied with the decision of the chief of police or designee not to grant a permit or for the suspension or revocation of a permit, then the applicant may, no later than ten days after notice of such decision is deposited in the United States mail, addressed to the applicant or permittee at the address provided on the application, make written objection to the city manager or designee setting the grounds for dissatisfaction whereupon the city manager or designee shall hear the objections at a hearing within a reasonable time frame following the filing of the objection with the city clerk. The applicant shall be given written notice no less than three days prior to the hearing. The city manager or designee may, upon the hearing, sustain, suspend or overrule the decision of the chief of police or designee, which decision shall be final and conclusive.
B. Pending the hearing and final decision, the decision of the chief of police or designee shall remain in full force and effect and any reversal thereof by the city manager or designee shall not be retroactive but shall take effect as of the date of the decision on appeal.