(a)   Causes for removal of Board members (including alternates) from the Board by the City Council shall include malfeasance, misfeasance, nonfeasance generally and in particular:
      (1)   Failure to maintain reasonable familiarity with State statutes and local Code provisions and any other ordinances and rules affecting the Board or failure to be governed thereby;
      (2)   Failure to disclose conflicts of interest for the purposes of disqualification when a member has a personal or monetary interest in the matter involved, or will be directly affected by a decision of the Board; and
      (3)   Failure to attend three consecutive regular meetings or more than one-half of the last 12 regular meetings may require a hearing by the Board at its next regular meeting following receipt of an attendance report from the Zoning Administrator. The Board shall determine at that hearing if the circumstances warrant removal or continuation of the member(s) in the appointment and shall transmit only a recommendation of removal to the City Council.
   (b)   The City Council may remove the member from the Board upon Board recommendation.
(Ord. 3094, passed 3-13-1989; Ord. 3697, passed 12-10-2007)