Except as provided in EC 9.7905, the city shall review an application, other than an application for a final plat for a middle housing land division, partition, or subdivision, and, within 30 days of its receipt, notify the applicant as to whether the application is complete. If the city determines that the application contains sufficient information for review, the city shall advise the applicant in writing that the application is deemed complete and begin the application review process. If the city determines that the application is incomplete, the city shall advise the applicant in writing of the necessary missing information. The city shall begin review of the application either:
(1) Upon receipt of all of the missing information requested by the city; or
(2) Upon receipt of some of the missing information and a written statement from the applicant indicating that none of the other missing information will be provided; or
(3) Upon receipt of a written statement from the applicant indicating that none of the missing information will be provided.