The Board of Zoning and Building Appeals shall have the power to hear and decide appeals as follows:
For exceptions to ordinances, resolutions, and regulations of the City pertaining to zoning, building, and landscaping in the City.
From the decisions, measures and orders of City officials, boards, commissions and agencies pertaining to zoning, building, and landscaping in the City.
The Board shall decide its cases to afford justice and avoid unreasonable hardship to citizens. Further, the Board's authority shall be exercised subject to such reasonable standards as shall be prescribed by Council. Further, the Board shall have such other powers as may be granted to it by Council.
The subject of appeal shall be suspended until action is taken or decision rendered by such Board of Zoning and Building Appeals.