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Grades, Grading, and Paving

This is Subtitle 18 of the Baltimore City Code, titled “Grades, Grading, and Paving.” It is part of Article 26, titled “Surveys, Streets, and Highways.” It contains 11 laws.

Editor's Note: Ordinance 06-245 repealed former Subtitle 15 {“Cuts in Pavements”}, Subtitle 21 {“Permits for Digging Up Streets – Unpaved Streets”}, and Subtitle 22 {“Permits for Digging Up Streets – Paved Streets”} and enacted this new Subtitle 15 {“Street Cuts”} in their stead.
§ 18-1
Fixing grade line - on application.
§ 18-2
Fixing grade line - Director’s initiative.
§ 18-3
Fixing grade line - notice.
§ 18-4
Fixing grade line - grade profiles.
§ 18-5
{Reserved}
§ 18-6
Cobblestones prohibited.
§ 18-7
How work done.
§ 18-8
Macadamizing permitted.
§ 18-9
Paving without curbs permitted.
§ 18-10
Center gutters.
§ 18-11
“Bike-safe” grates required.