Within the limitations provided by state law, the board shall have the following powers and duties:
   (A)   Reasons for meetings - To meet from time-to-time to the discharge the board's duties as set forth in this chapter.
   (B)   Powers - To collect evidence and information to implement this chapter, initiate investigations, schedule and conduct, hearings or appeals, and issue written findings and decisions regarding the implementation of this chapter.
   (C)   Annual report - To prepare, at least annually, a comprehensive written report to the city council concerning board activities, decisions, findings, and actions, and all other matters governed by this chapter.
   (D)   Administrative rules - Within the limitations provided by law or by rules adopted by the city council, and after a public hearing, with due notice to owners and residents and/or their representatives, associations and councils, to adopt, amend and rescind administrative rules to effectuate the purposes and policies of this chapter.
(`64 Code, Sec. 17.1-6) (Ord. No. 2475)