288.01   ESTABLISHMENT; POWERS RE OHIO RESIDENTIAL CODE AND UNIFIED FIRE CODE; APPOINTMENTS; JURISDICTION.
   (a)   There is hereby established in and for the City a Residential Board of Appeals, hereinafter referred to as the Board.  The Board shall be established and administrated by the County.  The Board shall have power to adopt and promulgate rules and regulations interpreting the provisions of the Ohio Residential Code, as adopted in Section 1422.01 of the Building and Housing Code, for all one, two or three- family dwellings, and the Unified Fire Code, as adopted in Section 1611.01 of the Fire Prevention Code, and implementing the administration and intent of such Codes. 
(Adopting Ordinance)
   (b)    The Board shall consist of five members.  Each member shall be appointed for a term of five years, or until his or her successor is appointed, except that appointments to fill vacancies arising in mid-term shall be only for the unexpired portion of such terms.  Original appointments shall be for terms of one, two, three, four and five years.
   (c)   The Board shall have jurisdiction within the geographical boundaries of the City.  (Ord. 5-91.  Passed 4-15-91.)