The Zoning Hearing Board shall be responsible for hearing appeals on rulings by the Code Enforcement Officer.
The Zoning Hearing Board shall perform those duties prescribed by law, including the duties to:
Conduct hearings and to render decisions on appeals from the Code Enforcement Officer.
Hear challenges to the validity of any ordinance or map.
Hear requests for variances and to render decisions thereon, attaching such reasonable conditions and safeguards as it may deem necessary to implement the purposes of law, the Charter or ordinance.
Hear and decide upon requests for special exceptions pursuant to criteria and standards adopted by the Council.