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File #: 200002    Version: 0 Name: Zoning - General Advertising Signs
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 12/9/1999 In control: City Council
On agenda: 4/4/2000 Final action: 3/27/2000
Enactment #: 00-1
Title: FOR the purpose of establishing a general prohibition on the issuance of permits and the construction of general advertising signs; providing standards for changes for nonconforming general advertising signs; providing that certain applications for new general advertising signs may not be granted; providing for the severability of this Ordinance; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation of general advertising signs.
Sponsors: President Dixon, Lois Garey, John L. Cain, Nicholas C. D'Adamo
Indexes: General Advertising Signs, Zoning
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
7/17/20140 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/17/20140 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/17/20140 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/17/20140 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/17/20140 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/17/20140 City Council Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/19/20110 City Council Referred for a Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/30/20090 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/26/20070 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/27/20000 Mayor Signed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/13/20000 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/6/20000 City Council Advanced to 3rd Rdr., Adopted Comm. Report  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/3/20000 Land Use and Planning Committee Reported Favorable  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/11/20000 Land Use and Planning Committee Advertising  Action details Meeting details Not available
INTRODUCTORY*

CITY OF BALTIMORE
COUNCIL BILL

Introduced by: Sheila Dixon, President, and Councilmembers Garey, Handy, Cain


A BILL ENTITLED

AN ORDINANCE concerning

Zoning - General Advertising Signs
title
FOR the purpose of establishing a general prohibition on the issuance of permits and the construction of general advertising signs; providing standards for changes for nonconforming general advertising signs; providing that certain applications for new general advertising signs may not be granted; providing for the severability of this Ordinance; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation of general advertising signs.
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BY repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 30 - Zoning
Section(s) 10.0-1b
Baltimore City Code
(1983 Replacement Volume and Supplements)

BY repealing
Article 30 - Zoning
Section(s) 10.0-3c-1
Baltimore City Code
(1983 Replacement Volume and Supplements)

BY adding
Article 30 - Zoning
Section(s) 10.0-4f
Baltimore City Code
(1983 Replacement Volume and Supplements)

BY repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article - Zoning
Section(s) 11-206, 11-423
Baltimore City Revised Code
(As enacted by Ordinance 99-547)

BY adding
Article - Zoning
Section(s) 11-506
Baltimore City Revised Code
(As enacted by Ordinance 99-547)


Recitals

General advertising signs constitute a separate and distinct use of the land on which they are placed and affect the use of adjacent streets, sidewalks, and other public places and adjacent private places open to the public.

The unregulated construction, placement, and display of signs consti...

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