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(A) Establishment of Board. There shall be a Board of Zoning Appeals consisting of five (5) members, each of whom shall be a resident and qualified elector of the City. Each member shall be appointed by the Mayor, subject to approval by Council: one (1) for a term of one (1) year, one (1) for a term of two (2) years, one (1) for a term of three (3) years, one (1) for a term of four (4) years, and one (1) for a term of five (5) years. Each year thereafter, the Mayor shall appoint one (1) person, as successor of the member whose term expires, to serve a term of five (5) years, subject to approval by Council. Any vacancy shall be filled for the unexpired term. The Mayor, at any time, may remove any member from office for misconduct, neglect of duty, malfeasance in office, or other cause, subject to approval by Council. One (1) member, but only one (1), shall be a member of the Planning Commission.
(B) Duties. The Board of Zoning Appeals shall have those powers and perform those duties as Council may provide by ordinance or resolution.