(a)   Establishment.  The Board of Appeals is hereby established. The official title of the Board shall be the "Board of Appeals of the Village of Moreland Hills" and such body shall be known as the "Board."  The Board shall have all powers as are conferred by the general laws of Ohio and by ordinance of Council.
   (b)   Powers and Duties.  For the purposes of this Planning and Zoning Code, the Board of Appeals shall have the following powers and duties:
      (1)   To hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there is an error in any order, requirement, decision, interpretation, or determination made by the Building Inspector or another administrative official in the administration or enforcement of this Planning and Zoning Code, unless otherwise provided for in this Planning and Zoning Code;
      (2)   To authorize such variances from the terms of this Planning and Zoning Code as will not be contrary to the public interest where, owing to special conditions, a literal enforcement of this Planning and Zoning Code will result in practical difficulty, and so that the spirit of the Planning and Zoning Code shall be observed and substantial justice done;
      (3)   To resolve any disputes with respect to the precise location of a zoning district boundary, using, where applicable, the standards and criteria of Chapter 1149, Establishment of Districts and Maps;
      (4)   To perform such other functions as are referred or delegated to it by the Village Council or the Mayor;
      (5)   To review non-conforming uses in conformance with the provisions of this Planning and Zoning Code; and,
      (6)   To hear and decide on all matters referred to and upon which it is required to pass by this Planning and Zoning Code.
         (Ord. 2012-21.  Passed 7-11-12.)