Baltimore City Council
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Meeting Name: Judiciary Committee Agenda status: Draft
Meeting date/time: 8/4/2020 10:01 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Webex Hearing: Phone: 408-418-9388, Access code: 129 497 8251, Password: Public,
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Attachments: Minutes Addendum - Compliance Checklist
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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 conditionedRecommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Not available