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File #: 20-0532    Version: 0 Name: Temporary Street Space for Pedestrians and Cyclists
Type: Ordinance Status: Before the Mayor
File created: 5/11/2020 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Temporary Street Space for Pedestrians and Cyclists For the purpose of requiring the Department of Transportation to provide additional street space to pedestrians and cyclists during the pendency of certain temporary spacing orders; requiring that the provision of additional street space be distributed equitably through the City; setting forth certain factors for the Department to consider when providing additional street space; providing for the expiration of additional street space requirements; requiring certain reports; defining certain terms; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: President Brandon M. Scott, Ryan Dorsey, Sharon Green Middleton, John T. Bullock, Mary Pat Clarke, Kristerfer Burnett, Bill Henry, Robert Stokes, Sr., Zeke Cohen, Eric T. Costello, Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer, Shannon Sneed
Indexes: Cyclists, Pedestrian, Street, Temporary
Attachments: 1. 20-0532~1st Reader, 2. Law 20-0532, 3. DOT 20-0532, 4. 20-0532~3rd Reader
DLR Draft I 07May20 DLR Draft I 07May20
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: President Scott


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
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Temporary Street Space for Pedestrians and Cyclists
For the purpose of requiring the Department of Transportation to provide additional street space to pedestrians and cyclists during the pendency of certain temporary spacing orders; requiring that the provision of additional street space be distributed equitably through the City; setting forth certain factors for the Department to consider when providing additional street space; providing for the expiration of additional street space requirements; requiring certain reports; defining certain terms; and providing for a special effective date.
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By adding
Article 31 - Transit and Traffic
Section(s) 2-6.2
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 31. Transit and Traffic

Subtitle 2. General Administration

§ 2-6.2. Temporary street space for pedestrians and cyclists.

(a) Definitions.

(1) In general.

In this section, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

(2) Centerline miles.

“Centerline miles” means the length of a street’s centerline, as measured by miles, regardless of the number of lanes.

(3) Shared street.

“Shared street” means a street d...

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