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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/21/2020 5:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Virtual Webex Meeting: Phone: +1-408-418-9388, Access Code: 173 273 4234, Password: Baltimore, https://bmore.webex.com/bmore/onstage/g.php?MTID=e366e1e67893ef811eff022af2d4ac399
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Journal 9-21-20 Journal 9-21-20  
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20-0507 0 Rezoning - 1720 Frederick AvenueOrdinanceRezoning - 1720 Frederick Avenue For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 1720 Frederick Avenue (Block 0209, Lot 026), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the C-1 Zoning District to the C-2 Zoning District.   Action details Not available
20-0529 0 Property Tax - In Rem Foreclosure and Sale - Vacant and Abandoned PropertyOrdinanceProperty Tax - In Rem Foreclosure and Sale - Vacant and Abandoned Property For the purpose of requiring the Director of Finance to withhold from tax sale certain real property designated by the Board of Estimates for foreclosure and sale under a certain process; authorizing the Mayor and City Council acting by and through the Department of Housing and Community Development to initiate an in rem foreclosure and sale of certain real property for delinquent taxes; authorizing the Mayor and City Council to enact certain laws authorizing in rem foreclosure and sale of certain real property; authorizing the Mayor and City Council acting by and through the Department of Housing and Community Development to commence an in rem foreclosure action; prohibiting commencing an in rem foreclosure action until tax on real property has been delinquent for a certain period and the right to appeal a certain notice has tolled; requiring certain taxes to be included in the foreclosure action; requiring any foreclosure action under this subtitle be filed in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City and that n   Action details Not available
20-0536 0 Minority and Women’s Business Program - Interim ExtensionOrdinanceMinority and Women’s Business Program - Interim Extension For the purpose of postponing, for an interim period, the automatic termination of the Minority and Women’s Business Program; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to City procurement requirements.   Action details Not available
20-0538 0 City Streets - Closing - 2 Portions of East Cromwell StreetOrdinanceCity Streets - Closing - 2 Portions of East Cromwell Street For the purpose of condemning and closing 2 portions of East Cromwell Street between the south side of East McComas Street and the east side of West Peninsula Drive, as shown on Plat 347-A-77 in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.   Action details Not available
EA20-0279 0 Tyler SalleyExecutive NominationTyler Salley Member - Civilian Review Board - District 1Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0596 0 Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Department of General Services - $2,500,000OrdinanceSupplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Department of General Services - $2,500,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $2,500,000 to the Department of General Services - Service 726 (Administration - General Services), to provide funding to balance the budget for Fiscal Year 2020, due to unanticipated expenditures because of the COVID-19 pandemic; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0597 0 Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Fire Department - $11,000,000OrdinanceSupplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Fire Department - $11,000,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $11,000,000 to the Fire Department - Service 609 (Emergency Medical Services), to provide funding for additional operating expenses resulting from overtime and the COVID-19 pandemic; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0598 0 Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Health Department - $5,500,000OrdinanceSupplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Health Department - $5,500,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $5,500,000 to the Health Department - Service 315 (Emergency Services - Health), to provide funding for unanticipated additional expenditures resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0599 0 Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Department of Housing and Community Development - $6,000,000OrdinanceSupplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Department of Housing and Community Development - $6,000,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $6,000,000 to the Department of Housing and Community Development - Service 809 (Retention, Expansion, and Attraction of Businesses), to provide funding for additional expenditures resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0600 0 General Fund Operating Appropriation Transfer - Department of Transportation (Service 690) to Police Department (Service 622) - $2,000,000OrdinanceGeneral Fund Operating Appropriation Transfer - Department of Transportation (Service 690) to Police Department (Service 622) - $2,000,000 For the purpose of transferring a General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $2,000,000 from the Department of Transportation (Service 690: Sustainable Transportation) to the Police Department (Service 622: Police Patrol); and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0601 0 Zoning Code - ModificationsOrdinanceZoning Code - Modifications For the purpose of making needed changes to certain provisions that, during the course of actively operating under the new Zoning Code, were discovered to be functionally impractical or otherwise in need of modification to abate previously unanticipated consequences; allowing electronic signs in residential districts, making them a conditional use by the Board of Municipal and Zoning Appeals, specifying the zoning district requirements, and generally relating to conditional signs; correcting, clarifying, and conforming certain provisions; and generally relating to the zoning and development laws of the City of Baltimore.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0602 0 Sale of Property - 4701 Greenspring Avenue aka Former Dr. Roland Patterson School # 082OrdinanceSale of Property - 4701 Greenspring Avenue aka Former Dr. Roland Patterson School # 082 For the purpose of authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to sell, at either public or private sale, all its interest in certain property located at 4701 Greenspring Avenue aka former Dr. Roland Patterson School # 082 (Block 4760, Lot 001) and no longer needed for public use; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0603 0 Retirement Savings Plan - ClarificationsOrdinanceRetirement Savings Plan - Clarifications For the purpose of clarifying the definition of “earnable compensation” for the members of the Retirement Savings Plan; clarifying that any employee of the Enoch Pratt Free Library System, who is not eligible to participate in the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System, is considered able to be a member of the Retirement Savings Plan; clarifying that any employee of the Baltimore Museum of Art or the Walters Art Gallery is not considered to be an employee for purposes of the Retirement Savings Plan; eliminating the time period limit for when an employer contribution made by mistake may be returned to the participating employer after payment of the mistaken contribution; modifying the composition of the Board of Trustees of the Retirement Savings Plan; modifying the qualifications needed by certain Trustees appointed to the Board; clarifying the term of office for appointed Trustees; clarifying that the Board is responsible for any other assets assigned to the Board by the City; clarifying certain provisions and language regarding the seAssigned  Action details Not available
20-0604 0 Retirement Systems - Minor Child - ClarificationOrdinanceRetirement Systems - Minor Child - Clarification For the purpose of modifying and conforming the definition of minor child, in the Employees’ Retirement System law, the Elected Officials’ Retirement System law, and the Fire and Police Employees’ Retirement System law.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0605 0 Minority and Women’s Business Utilization - EmergenciesOrdinanceMinority and Women’s Business Utilization - Emergencies For the purpose of clarifying and expanding the conditions for a City agency to obtain a waiver from the City’s minority business and women’s business contract utilization requirements; requiring that, if an agency receives a waiver for an emergency, the agency submit a report to the Board of Estimates and the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office; defining certain terms; and generally relating to greater transparency and utilization of minority and women’s business in City emergency contracting.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0606 0 Banning Face Surveillance Technology in BaltimoreOrdinanceBanning Face Surveillance Technology in Baltimore For the purpose of prohibiting Baltimore City government from purchasing or obtaining certain face surveillance technology; prohibiting Baltimore City government from contracting or subcontracting with another for the purpose of face surveillance technology; prohibiting any person in Baltimore City from obtaining, retaining, accessing, or using certain face surveillance technology or any information obtained from certain face surveillance technology; providing for certain penalties; and defining certain terms.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0607 0 City Streets - Naming an Unnamed Alley, Located in the Rear of 216 East Biddle Street, Mura AlleyOrdinanceCity Streets - Naming an Unnamed Alley, Located in the Rear of 216 East Biddle Street, Mura Alley For the purpose of naming an unnamed alley, located in the rear of 216 East Biddle Street, between Hunter Street and Guilford Avenue, Mura Alley.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0608 0 Indigenous Peoples’ DayOrdinanceIndigenous Peoples’ Day For the purpose of designating Indigenous Peoples’ Day, observed on the second Monday in October, as a legal holiday for the City of Baltimore; and generally relating to the observance of certain holidays by the City.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0609 0 Rezoning - 4207-4209 Menlo DriveOrdinanceRezoning - 4207-4209 Menlo Drive For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 4207-4209 Menlo Drive, as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the OIC Zoning District.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0610 0 Repeal - Reisterstown Plaza Transit Station Urban Renewal Area and PlanOrdinanceRepeal - Reisterstown Plaza Transit Station Urban Renewal Area and Plan For the purpose of repealing Ordinance 09-219, which established the Reisterstown Plaza Transit Station Urban Renewal Area and Plan; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0611 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 810 Argonne DriveOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 810 Argonne Drive For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-7 Zoning District on the property known as 810 Argonne Drive (Block 3913C, Lot 021), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; providing for a special effective date; and granting variances from certain bulk regulations (lot area size), gross floor area per unit type, and off-street parking requirements.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0612 0 Explosive Material - ReportingOrdinanceExplosive Material - Reporting For the purpose of requiring persons to report certain explosives to the Baltimore City Office of Emergency Management; defining certain terms; and providing for certain penalties.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0613 0 Employee Health Care Services Providers - Contraceptive CoverageOrdinanceEmployee Health Care Services Providers - Contraceptive Coverage For the purpose of requiring that certain carriers wishing to do business with the City of Baltimore in order to provide health insurance to City employee certify, in advance of any bid submissions, that they will provide certain contraceptive coverage; requiring certain standards from carriers providing health services to City employees; defining certain terms; and conforming and correcting related provisions.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0614 0 Rezoning - 4015 Foster Avenue, 4000 Hudson Street, and 801 South Haven StreetOrdinanceRezoning - 4015 Foster Avenue, 4000 Hudson Street, and 801 South Haven Street For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 4015 Foster Avenue (Block 6447 Lot 021) and 4000 Hudson Street (Block 6457, Lot 018), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the IMU-2 Zoning District; and changing the zoning for the property known as 801 South Haven Street (Block 6458, Lot 003), from the I-2 Zoning District to the IMU-2 Zoning District, as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0615 0 The Ban the Burn at Every Turn ActOrdinanceThe Ban the Burn at Every Turn Act For the purpose of prohibiting Baltimore City from entering into contracts that would authorize the use of incinerators or waste-to-fuel facilities; and providing for a special effective date.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0616 0 Comptroller - Clerk of Board of EstimatesOrdinanceComptroller - Clerk of Board of Estimates For the purpose of designating the Comptroller or the Comptroller’s designee to be the clerk of the Board of Estimates; and making certain modernizing corrections and clarifications.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0617 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 1801 Hollins StreetOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - Variances - 1801 Hollins Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 1801 Hollins Street (Block 0225, Lot 001), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk (lot area size) and off-street parking requirements.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0618 0 Rezoning - 1220-1222 West North AvenueOrdinanceRezoning - 1220-1222 West North Avenue For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 1220-1222 West North Avenue (Block 3415, Lot 011), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the OR-1 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0619 0 Rezoning - 1900, 1904, 1910, and 1916 Light StreetOrdinanceRezoning - 1900, 1904, 1910, and 1916 Light Street For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 1900, 1904, 1910, and 1916 Light Street (Block 1037, Lots 001, 003, 006, and 009), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0620 0 Planned Unit Development - Amendment - Greenmount West Arts and Entertainment DistrictOrdinancePlanned Unit Development - Amendment - Greenmount West Arts and Entertainment District For the purpose of approving certain amendments to the Development Plan of the Greenmount West Arts and Entertainment District Planned Unit Development.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0621 0 Rezoning - 2 East Wells StreetOrdinanceRezoning - 2 East Wells Street For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 2 East Wells Street (Block 1030, Lot 082), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-2 Zoning District.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0622 0 Rezoning - 1312, 1314, 1316, and 1318 East Fort AvenueOrdinanceRezoning - 1312, 1314, 1316, and 1318 East Fort Avenue For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 1312, 1314, and 1316 East Fort Avenue (Block 2018A, Lots 023, 024, and 025), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District; and by changing the zoning for the property known as 1318 East Fort Avenue (Block 2018A, Lot 026), as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0623 0 Zoning - Signs - Conversion of Existing Non-Digital BillboardsOrdinanceZoning - Signs - Conversion of Existing Non-Digital Billboards For the purpose of amending the provisions concerning the conversion of non-digital billboards.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0246R 0 Approval of Application for CDBG-CV2 Funding from the State of Maryland for Eviction PreventionCity Council ResolutionApproval of Application for CDBG-CV2 Funding from the State of Maryland for Eviction Prevention For the purpose of expressing the City Council’s approval of the submittal of an application for Community Development Block Grant funds in the amount of $2,000,000 for the Eviction Prevention program to be administered by the Mayor's Office of Children and Family Success through the Baltimore City Community Action Partnership.Adopted  Action details Not available
20-0247R 0 Approval for the Exchange of a Class B-D-7 License to a Class A-7 License - 1220 W. North AvenueCity Council ResolutionApproval for the Exchange of a Class B-D-7 License to a Class A-7 License - 1220 W. North Avenue For the purpose of providing the required approval under Md. Code Ann., Alc. Bev. § 12-902.1(d)(1) to allow the license holder holding a valid Class B-D-7 Beer, Wine, and Liquor License issued for use at 1220 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21217 to apply to the Board of Liquor License Commissioners for Baltimore City to exchange their Class B-D-7 Beer, Wine, and Liquor License for a Class A-7 Beer, Wine, and Liquor License.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0248R 0 In Recognition of the Life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgCity Council ResolutionIn Recognition of the Life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg For the purpose of recognizing the extraordinary life of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.Adopted  Action details Not available
20-0249R 0 Let the People Have a SayCity Council ResolutionLet the People Have a Say For the purpose of calling on the United States Senate to not a consider any Supreme Court nominations until after the American people have decided who the next President of the United States shall be on November 3.Adopted  Action details Not available
20-0250R 0 Paying DPW Workers What They DeserveCity Council ResolutionPaying DPW Workers What They Deserve For the purpose of calling on the Mayor to provide temporary Department of Public Works employees who work on the back of garbage trucks with an immediate $4 per hour raise, at a minimum; and calling the Mayor and union officials to re-negotiate the contracts of those permanent Department of Public Works employees to include a $4 per hour raise, at a minimum.Assigned  Action details Not available
20-0495 0 Pesticide Control and RegulationOrdinancePesticide Control and Regulation For the purpose of regulating the use and application of pesticides in Baltimore City; defining certain terms; requiring certain notices at the time of pesticide purchase; requiring certain notices prior to and after pesticide application; requiring marker placement after certain pesticide applications; prohibiting the use of certain pesticides in specified areas; prohibiting the use and application of glyphosate and chlorpyrifos; prohibiting neonicotinoid pesticide use on City-owned property; establishing certain penalties; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0199R 0 Investigative Hearing - Well-being of the Transgender Community in BaltimoreCity Council ResolutionInvestigative Hearing - Well-being of the Transgender Community in Baltimore For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Mayor's Office, the Health Department, Baltimore Police Department, Baltimore City Public Schools, the Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services, the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, the Baltimore City Office of Equity and Civil Rights, the Baltimore City State's Attorney's Office, the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, the Maryland State Health Department and Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore to update the Council on services provided to and the general well-being of the transgender community in Baltimore.Adopted  Action details Not available
20-0217R 1 Informational Hearing -- Sanitization of Buildings under the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program and HUD Regulatory AuthorityCity Council ResolutionInformational Hearing -- Sanitization of Buildings under the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program and HUD Regulatory Authority For the purpose of inviting the Housing Authority of Baltimore City and firms that co-own affordable housing with the Authority, under the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program, as well as the managers of multi-family housing units regulated by HUD, to report to the City Council regarding how common areas of the buildings in these programs are sanitized during the COVID-19 pandemic.Adopted  Action details Not available
20-0220R 2 Department of General Services Update on Sanitizing City-Owned BuildingsCity Council ResolutionDepartment of General Services Update on Sanitizing City-Owned Buildings For the purpose of requesting that the Department of General Services provide the City Council with an update on how employees of DGS have been keeping City-owned buildings clean during the COVID-19 pandemic and post information about cleaning schedules in these buildings.Adopted  Action details Not available
19-0433 0 City Streets - Opening - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North BroadwayOrdinanceCity Streets - Opening - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North Broadway For the purpose of condemning and opening the air rights area over a portion of the public right of way of the 200 block of North Broadway, as shown on Plat 306-A-23 in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
19-0434 0 City Streets - Closing - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North BroadwayOrdinanceCity Streets - Closing - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North Broadway For the purpose of condemning and closing the air rights area over a portion of the public right of way of the 200 block of North Broadway, as shown on Plat 306-A-23A in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0498 0 City Streets - Opening - Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue and Mulberry StreetOrdinanceCity Streets - Opening - Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue and Mulberry Street For the purpose of condemning and opening two three-foot alleys, bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry Street, as shown on Plat 303-A-18 in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0499 0 City Streets - Closing - Inloes Alley and Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry StreetOrdinanceCity Streets - Closing - Inloes Alley and Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry Street For the purpose of condemning and closing Inloes Alley and two three-foot alleys bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry Street, as shown on Plat 303-A-18A in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0549 0 City Property - Renaming the Columbus Obelisk Monument to the Police Violence Victims MonumentOrdinanceCity Property - Renaming the Columbus Obelisk Monument to the Police Violence Victims Monument For the purpose of changing the name of the Columbus Obelisk Monument, located in Heinz Park (Block 4197 Lot 002), to the Police Violence Victims Monument.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0557 0 Baltimore City Administrative Procedure Act - RegulationsOrdinanceBaltimore City Administrative Procedure Act - Regulations For the purpose of establishing a uniform procedure for the notice, publication, and adoption of regulations in Baltimore City government; establishing the Code of Baltimore Regulations Annotated (COBRA) and providing for its contents; defining certain terms; requiring that a proposed regulation cite the statutory authority under which it is being proposed and embrace only a single subject; requiring that proposed regulation be approved for form and legal sufficiency by the City Solicitor prior to its publication; requiring that agencies publish notice of the proposed regulation and allow for public comments to be submitted for a certain period of time; setting forth the modes of publication of a proposed regulation; establishing the contents of the notice of proposed regulation; allowing for any Councilmember to refer a proposed regulation for review by the Committee on Legislative Investigations and providing for the procedures for that review; requiring that, after the notice and comment period, an agency re-submit the pro3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0584 0 Commission on Sustainability - OfficersOrdinanceCommission on Sustainability - Officers For the purpose of allowing the appointment of co-chairs for the Commission on Sustainability.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0543 0 COVID-19 Employee RetentionOrdinanceCOVID-19 Employee Retention For the purpose of requiring certain successor business employers taking control over certain businesses from incumbent business employers to retain certain employees; requiring the incumbent business employer to provide the successor business employer with a list of certain employees; permitting a successor business employer from not retaining certain employees under certain circumstances; requiring the posting of notice when certain business undergo a change in control; prohibiting retaliation against employees for seeking assistance from, or cooperating with, the Wage Commission; empowering the Wage Commission to issue subpoenas and administer oaths; establishing certain procedures for the administration of complaints by the Wage Commission; requiring certain reports; defining certain terms; establishing certain penalties; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0544 0 COVID-19 Laid-Off Employees Right of RecallOrdinanceCOVID-19 Laid-Off Employees Right of Recall For the purpose of requiring certain employers to recall certain employees who have been laid off after the imposition of the COVID-19 state of emergency; specifying the procedures by which the recall would operate; prohibiting retaliation against employees for seeking assistance from, or cooperating with, the Wage Commission; empowering the Wage Commission to issue subpoenas and administer oaths; establishing certain procedures for the administration of complaints by the Wage Commission; requiring certain reports; defining certain terms; establishing certain penalties; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0562 0 Baltimore City Police Officials - Residency RequirementsOrdinanceBaltimore City Police Officials - Residency Requirements For the purpose of establishing residency requirements for certain Baltimore Police Department command staff; providing exceptions to these residency requirements; defining certain terms; providing for the prospective application of this Ordinance; generally relating to residency requirements, as limited by State law, for certain Baltimore Police Department employees; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0539 0 Rezoning - 555 Dundalk Avenue and Block 6694, Lot 142OrdinanceRezoning - 555 Dundalk Avenue and Block 6694, Lot 142 For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 555 Dundalk Avenue (Block 6694, Lot 141) and Block 6694, Lot 142, as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the IMU-2 Zoning District; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0541 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - 1711 Guilford AvenueOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 2 Dwelling Units in the R-8 Zoning District - 1711 Guilford Avenue For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 1711 Guilford Avenue (Block 1103, Lot 006), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0560 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 4 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 2437 Madison AvenueOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 4 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 2437 Madison Avenue For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 4 dwelling units in the R-7 Zoning District on the property known as 2437 Madison Avenue (Block 3421, Lot 037), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk regulations (lot area size) and gross floor area per unit type requirements.Advanced to 3rd Reader on same day  Action details Not available
20-0590 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Parking Lot - 1301-1325 Etting Street, 505, 507, 509, and 511 West Lafayette Avenue, and the Alley Adjacent to 1325 Etting StreetOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Parking Lot - 1301-1325 Etting Street, 505, 507, 509, and 511 West Lafayette Avenue, and the Alley Adjacent to 1325 Etting Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the establishment, maintenance, and operation of a parking lot on the properties known as 1301-1325 Etting Street (Block 0396, Lots 051, 052, 053, 054, 055, 056, 057, 058, 059, 060, 061, 062, and 063), 505, 507, 509, and 511 West Lafayette Avenue (Block 0396, Lots 019, 020, 021, and 022), and the alley adjacent to 1325 Etting Street, as outlined in red on the accompanying plat.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
19-0435 0 Sale of Property - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North BroadwayOrdinanceSale of Property - Air Rights over a Portion of the Public Right of Way of the 200 Block of North Broadway For the purpose of authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to sell, at either public or private sale, all its interest in the air rights area over a portion of the public right of way of the 200 block of North Broadway and no longer needed for public use; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0500 0 Sale of Property - Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry StreetOrdinanceSale of Property - Two Three-Foot Alleys Bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry Street For the purpose of authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to sell, at either public or private sale, all its interest in certain parcels of land known as the former beds of two three-foot alleys bounded by Tyson Street, Wilson Alley, Park Avenue, and Mulberry Street and no longer needed for public use; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0552 0 Tax Credits - Historical PropertiesOrdinanceTax Credits - Historical Properties For the purpose of extending the period within which applications may be accepted for an historic improvement tax credit; granting the Director of Planning certain administrative powers; and providing for a special effective date.3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Not available
20-0560 0 Zoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 4 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 2437 Madison AvenueOrdinanceZoning - Conditional Use Conversion of a Single-Family Dwelling Unit to 4 Dwelling Units in the R-7 Zoning District - Variances - 2437 Madison Avenue For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 4 dwelling units in the R-7 Zoning District on the property known as 2437 Madison Avenue (Block 3421, Lot 037), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk regulations (lot area size) and gross floor area per unit type requirements.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
18-0202 0 Repeal of Madison - Park North Urban Renewal Area and PlanOrdinanceRepeal of Madison - Park North Urban Renewal Area and Plan For the purpose of repealing Ordinance 63-1594, as amended by Ordinances 67-962, 67-1042, 70-800, and 75-1061 and by minor amendments approved by the Board of Estimates on October 19, 1966, January 17, 1973, and February 28, 1973, which established the Madison - Park North Urban Renewal Area and Plan; and providing for a special effective date.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
19-0427 0 Rezoning - 1020 West Pratt StreetOrdinanceRezoning - 1020 West Pratt Street For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 1020 West Pratt Street (Block 0251, Lot 032), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the IMU-1 Zoning District.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
19-0429 0 Vacant Structures - Posting Owner InformationOrdinanceVacant Structures - Posting Owner Information For the purpose of requiring that owners of certain vacant structures to conspicuously post on the exterior of the structure certain information regarding the ownership of the structure; requiring that the sign meet certain specifications; specifying when signs must be posted; dedicating a certain portion of the fine proceeds to the Affordable Housing Trust Fund; conforming related provisions; and providing for a special effective date.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
19-0452 0 Employee-Owned Businesses - ReportingOrdinanceEmployee-Owned Businesses - Reporting For the purpose of requiring the Director of Finance to provide annual reports to the Mayor and the City Council regarding certain Baltimore City employee-owned businesses; defining certain terms; and specifying the contents of the required reports.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
20-0540 0 Corrective - City Streets - Renaming Violet Hill White Way to Violet Hill Whyte WayOrdinanceCorrective - City Streets - Renaming Violet Hill White Way to Violet Hill Whyte Way For the purpose of changing the name of Violet Hill White Way, which is located between the 700 blocks of West Lexington Street and West Fayette Street and before Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, to Violet Hill Whyte Way.Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available
20-0546 0 Natural Resources - Forest and Tree ConservationOrdinanceNatural Resources - Forest and Tree Conservation For the purpose of amending the Forest and Tree Conservation provisions of Article 7 of the Baltimore City Code to comply with new State requirements, to coordinate with other City environmental requirements, and to align the Code with existing policy; correcting certain references; allowing for mitigation to be provided through forest mitigation banks located within the City; updating the requirements for mitigation fee usage; aligning the allowed uses of forest conservation funds with the definitions allowed by the State; adding annual reporting and biennial review requirements, as required by the State; reducing the amount of required land that triggers a review to conform with the amount of required land for grading or building permits; requiring that a Forest Stand Delineation be an element of other reviews, including Site Plan Review, subdivision, grading, and erosion and sediment control; requiring that all grading and building permits, and sediment, and erosion control, subdivision, or development plan approvals be conditionedApproved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Not available