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July 15, 2013 - Council District 5          

  1. EPS Variances
  2. Planning Board Meetings
  3. Baltimore County Historic Preservation – NACo Award
  4. Storm Drains: West Towson
  5. Sewer Rehab in the District
  6. Curb and Gutter for Dalesford
  7. Bird River Pumping Station
  8. Water Construction on York Road in Towson
  9. Administrative Variances
  10. Development Meetings
  11. Zoning Hearings

EPS Variances

The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability (EPS) publishes a list of the environmental administrative variance requests along with their status. The requests are listed by County Council District.

Information: EPS Variances for District 5

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Planning Board Meetings

The Baltimore County Planning Board Meetings will be held on Thursday, July 18, at 4 p.m. in Room 104 of the Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue in Towson.

Information: Curtis Murray at 410-887-3480 or by email at cjmurray@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Baltimore County Historic Preservation – NACo Award

The Preservation Services Division of the Department of Planning was granted a 2013 NACo Achievement Award in the category of Arts and Historic Preservation for their Historic Preservation Design Guidelines publication. The award recognizes innovative county programs that have yielded positive results for county residents. The Historic Preservation Design Guidelines were developed to be a resource for citizens who are interested in rehabilitating historic homes.

Information: Historic Preservation Design Guidelines

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Storm Drains: West Towson

Public Works is improving inlets and storm drains on Round Oak Avenue and Debaugh Avenue in July. The project, designed to mitigate local flooding, is expected to cost $12,000.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Sewer Rehab in the District

Public Works will begin relining 10,822 feet of sewer line in Rodgers Forge in June. The project, which is part of Baltimore County’s agreement with the EPA to eliminate sewer overflows, will cost $663,000.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Curb and Gutter for Dalesford

Portions of Dalesford Road, between Daytona Road and Orlando Road, are scheduled for new curbs and gutters this fall—not new sidewalks as erroneously reported in June.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Bird River Pumping Station

Baltimore County is investing $2.57 million to improve the Bird River Pumping Station. Construction began in October 2012 and should be completed on January 10, 2014—three months later than originally anticipated.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Water Construction on York Road in Towson

Baltimore County is replacing an old and troublesome water line that runs through York Road, between the Beltway and Washington Avenue. During construction, which began May 20, the old 10-inch line will be abandoned and replaced with new 20- and 24-inch diameter pipes. The project, costing $3.2 million, is expected to be completed in April 2014.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Administrative Variances

Administrative Variances Pending include requests for Administrative Variances pending before the Department of Permits, Approvals, and Inspections. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: Office of Administrative Law Judges at 410-887-3868 or Zoning Review at 410-887-3391

There are no Administrative Variances pending at the time of publication of this newsletter. Please visit the Administrative Variances calendar for any changes to District 5.

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Development Meetings

Development Meetings include Community Input, Concept Plan, County Review, Development Review Committee, and Hearing Officers Hearings. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: 410-887-3335

Development Review Committee Meeting - Cromwell Ridge
Date/Time: Tuesday, July 16, 2 to 3 p.m.
Meeting Location: Room 123, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: 1907 Rushley Road
DRC Number: 071613B
PAI Number: 09-0829
Tracking Number: DRC-2013-00117
Request: The request is for a development refinement.
Information: Colleen Kelly at CKelly@baltimorecountymd.gov or 410-887-3321

Development Review Committee Meeting - Philadelphia Road
Date/Time: Tuesday, July 16, 2 to 3 p.m.
Meeting Location: Room 123, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: 11623 Philadelphia Road
DRC Number: 071613A
Tracking Number: DRC-2013-00116
Request: The request is to construct a 5,454 square foot building for a Physician's Care Medical Office.
Information: Colleen Kelly at CKelly@baltimorecountymd.gov or 410-887-3321

Development Review Committee Meeting - Gough Park
Date/Time: Tuesday, July 23, 2 to 3 p.m.
Meeting Location: Room 123, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: 9201 Honeygo Boulevard
DRC Number: 072313D
Tracking Number: DRC-2013-00110
Request: The request is to construct athletic fields with three pavilions, and a concession stand for use by the County Recreation and Parks, and the Police Department.
Information:
Colleen Kelly at CKelly@baltimorecountymd.gov or 410-887-3321

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Zoning Hearings

Zoning Hearings include Special Exceptions, Variances, and other issues before the Office of the Administrative Hearings of Baltimore County. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: Office of Administrative Law Judges at 410-887-3868 or Zoning Review at 410-887-3391

Zoning Hearings - 2907 Hillcrest Avenue
Date/Time: Tuesday, July 16, 10 to 11 a.m.
Meeting Location: Room 205, Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: South side of Hillcrest Avenue, 169 feet +/- East of the centerline of Stepmore Street, 9th Election District
Case Number: 2013-0222-SPH
Legal Owner: 2907 Hillcrest Avenue LLC
Special Hearing to permit a two unit apartment that existed since 1981.
Information: Zoning 410-887-3391

Zoning Hearings - 801 York Road
Date/Time: Thursday, July 18, 10 to 11 a.m.
Meeting Location: Room 205, Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: Northeast side of York Road, 50 feet from centerline Bosley Avenue (i.e.: East corner of intersection), 9th Election District
Case Number:  2013-0276-A
Legal Owner: CARS-DB4, L.P., John M. Weaver, General Partner
Contract Purchaser: Lonnie L Swiger, V.P.
Variance: 1. To allow a total of five wall-mounted enterprise signs with no more than three such signs of a single façade of the building in lieu of the permitted three wall-mounted enterprise signs with no more than two on a single façade. 
2. To allow a freestanding enterprise sign with a sign area/face of 146 square feet and height of 26 feet in lieu of the permitted 50 square feet of sign area/face and height of 25 feet.
Information: Zoning 410-887-3391

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