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File #: 19-0480    Version: 0 Name: Zoning - Use Standards - Neighborhood Commercial Establishments
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 12/16/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 5/18/2020
Enactment #: 20-360
Title: Zoning - Use Standards - Neighborhood Commercial Establishments For the purpose of allowing the limited expansion of a non-residential use into a newly constructed addition to the principal building; and conforming and clarifying related provisions.
Sponsors: Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer, Bill Henry
Indexes: Commercial Establishments, Neighborhood, Zoning
Attachments: 1. 19-0480~1st Reader, 2. Planning 19-0480, 3. HCD 19-0480, 4. Law 19-0480, 5. BMZA 19-0480, 6. DOT 19-0480, 7. 2nd Reader Committee Amendments 19-0480, 8. 19-0480~3rd Reader, 9. Signed Ordinance 19-0480
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/15/20200 Mayor Signed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/6/20200 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/9/20200 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/9/20200 Land Use Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/4/20200 Land Use Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/14/20200 Land Use Committee Advertising  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/10/20200 Land Use Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 The City Council Refer to Board of Municipal and Zoning Appeals  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 The City Council Refer to Planning Commission  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Transportation  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 The City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Schleifer

A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
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Zoning - Use Standards - Neighborhood Commercial Establishments
For the purpose of allowing the limited expansion of a non-residential use into a newly constructed addition to the principal building; and conforming and clarifying related provisions.
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By repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 32 - Zoning
Sections 14-328, 18-302, and 18-403
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 32. Zoning

Title 14. Use Standards

Subtitle 3. Use Standards

ยง 14-328. Neighborhood commercial establishments.

(a) Minimum lot area requirements.

Because neighborhood commercial establishment uses apply only to certain already-existing [structures] buildings, those uses are not subject to the minimum lot area required for non-residential uses in Residential or Office-Residential Zoning Districts.

(b) Non-residential uses allowed.

A neighborhood commercial establishment may contain the following non-residential uses:


(1) Art galleries - no live entertainment or dancing.

(2) Arts studios.

(3) Day care centers: adult or child.

(4) Offices.

(5) Personal services establishments.

(6) Restaurants - no live entertainment or dancing.

(7) Retail goods establishments - no...

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