Grandview Heights City Council is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on the board of zoning appeals.

Grandview Heights City Council is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on the board of zoning appeals.

Two seats will be vacant by June: one immediate vacancy with a term expiring in December and the other with a term expiring in December 2014.

Applicants must be residents of Grandview Heights and should possess special knowledge in construction, architecture, fine arts, engineering or landscape architecture.

The board of zoning appeals meets on the second Wednesday of each month to hear appeals of department-of-building-and-zoning decisions, consider requests for variances from the city's zoning and building codes and to consider requests for temporary uses of residential property.

Board members serve without compensation.

Applicants should send a cover letter and résumé to Grandview Heights City Council, 1016 Grandview Ave., Columbus, 43212.

The deadline to apply is April 27.