§ 20.15. Status of board of adjustment action; judicial review.  

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    In exercising its powers, the board may, in conformity with the provisions of V.T.C.A., Local Government Code § 211.001 et seq., as amended, revise or reform, wholly or partly, or may modify the order, requirement, decisions, or determination as ought to be made and shall have all the powers of the officer from whom the appeal is taken including the power to impose reasonable conditions to be complied with by the applicant.


    The concurring vote of four members of the board shall be necessary to revise any order, requirement, decision or determination of any such building inspector, or to decide in favor of the applicant on any matter upon which it is required to pass under this ordinance or to affect any variance in said ordinance.


    Any person or persons, jointly or severally, aggrieved by any decision of the board of adjustment or any taxpayer or any officer, department, or board of the municipality may present to a court of record a petition, duly verified, setting forth that such decision is illegal, in whole or part, specifying the grounds of the illegality. Such petition shall be presented to the court within ten days after the filing of the decision in the office of the board and not thereafter.