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Development Regulations

This is Subtitle 3 of the Baltimore City Code, titled “Development Regulations.” It is part of Article 07, titled “Natural Resources.” It contains 32 laws.

Editor's Note: Ordinance 00-005 repealed former Subtitle 40 in its entirety and substituted the following new subtitle, effective April 30, 2000. Part I. Definitions; General Provisions
§ 3-1
Scope of subtitle.
§ 3-2
In general.
§ 3-3
Conformance to programs and plans.
§ 3-5
Nonresidential structures.
§ 3-6
Less than substantial improvement.
§ 3-7
Impacts on habitat.
§ 3-8
Design, anchoring, and materials.
§ 3-9
Landscape design.
§ 3-10
Electric and plumbing systems.
§ 3-11
Storage.
§ 3-12
Fill.
§ 3-13
Accessory or appurtenant structures.
§ 3-14
Enclosures below lowest floor or flood-protection elevation.
§ 3-15
Watercourses.
§ 3-16
Flood protection setback.
§ 3-17
Utilities and facilities.
§ 3-18
Variances.
§ 3-19
AE Zones without designated floodways.
§ 3-20
Recreational vehicles.
§ 3-21
In general.
§ 3-22
Private development prohibited.
§ 3-23
Public development requires offset.
§ 3-24
Engineering report.
§ 3-25
Compliance with Districtwide regulations.
§ 3-26
Map revision.
§ 3-27
Alternative analysis.
§ 3-28
Changes to existing structures.
§ 3-29
Prohibited structures.
§ 3-30
{Reserved}
§ 3-31
Approximate Floodplain (Zone A).
§ 3-32
Coastal Floodplain.
§ 3-33
Coastal High Hazard Area (Zone V).