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Environmental Administrative Variances

County Council District 1

The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability publishes lists of requests for environmental administrative variances and their status for all County Council Districts. These are the requests for County Council District 1 and are listed below in chronological order.

Anyone interested in submitting written comments may do so by email to deprmvariances@baltimorecountymd.gov or by correspondence to Vincent J. Gardina, Director, Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Main Office, Room 319, Towson, Maryland 21204. Please include the EPS Tracking Number in all correspondence.

Requests:

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2437
Project Name: 6326 Security Boulevard
Project Address or Location: 6326 Security Boulevard
Application Date: March 7, 2017
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to construct approximately 5,455 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2436
Project Name: 6023 Foxhall Farm Road
Project Address or Location: 6023 Foxhall Farm Road
Application Date: March 1, 2017
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 9,100 square feet of land area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2433
Project Name: Woodlawn High School
Project Address or Location: 1801 Woodlawn Drive
Application Date: March 3, 2017
Decision Date: March 8, 2017
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Code was received to base afforestation requirements on the 0.5-acre limit of disturbance rather than the entire property for the purpose of renovating a high school.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2418
Project Name: Granite View Apartments
Project Address or Location: 7726 Johnnycake Road
Application Date: January 6, 2017
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to remove two specimen trees to develop a 57.3-acre site as residential apartments.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2405
Project Name: Gun Road and Park Entrance Road Proposed Twelve-Inch Water Main
Project Address or Location: Vicinity of Interstate 95 and the Baltimore and Howard County Boundaries
Application Date: January 6, 2017
Decision Date: January 18, 2017
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 79,493 square feet of impervious area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2403
Project Name: West Low Level Branch, Phase Two for Catonsville
Project Address or Location: Edmondson Avenue and the Baltimore City Boundary
Application Date: January 10, 2017
Decision Date: January 18, 2017
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 7,000 square feet of impervious area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2401
Project Name:  Embry Property, Formerly Known As Hedden Property
Project Address or Location: 504 Patleigh Road in Catonsville
Application Date: January 9, 2017
Decision Date: January 18, 2017
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law was requested to remove one specimen tree to develop a three-acre site as a two-lot subdivision.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-17-2389
Project Name:  IHOP Restaurant
Project Address or Location: 5525-A Baltimore National Pike
Application Date: December 22, 2016
Decision Date: January 4, 2017
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 19,893 square feet of land area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2380
Project Name: BGE Westgate Phase Two
Project Address or Location: Malbrook Road and Westowne Road
Application Date: December 14, 2016
Decision Date: December 19, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 6,417 square feet of impervious area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2374
Project Name: Patapsco Sewage Pumping Station 60” Replacement Force Main
Project Address or Location: Annapolis Road To West Patapsco Avenue
Application Date: November 23, 2016
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to critically impact ten specimen trees to construct a replacement force main sewer under Federal Consent Decree.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2360
Project Name: Rosebank Force Main Replacement
Project Address or Location: Rosebank Avenue
Application Date: November 11, 2016
Decision Date: November 30, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 5,584 square feet of impervious area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2352
Project Name: Cedar Branch at Inwood Stream Restoration
Project Address or Location: Inwood Avenue
Application Date: November 1, 2016
Decision Date: November 15, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 79,096 square feet of land area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2347
Project Name: 17 Maple Avenue
Project Address or Location: 17 Maple Avenue
Application Date: November 7, 2016
Decision Date: November 9, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to construct approximately 1,184 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Storm Water Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2345
Project Name: Powder Mill Interceptor Relief Sewer
Project Address or Location: Southern Cross Drive to Gwynn Oak Avenue
Application Date: November 2, 2016
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to remove six specimen trees to construct a relief sewer under a Federal Consent Decree.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2336
Project Name: Ellicott Mills Homeowner Association Trench Improvement Project
Project Address or Location: Upper Mill Circle, Catonsville
Application Date: October 20, 2016
Decision Date: October 26, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 7,275 square feet of land area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2326
Project Name: Cooper Branch at Oella Avenue Stream Restoration
Project Address or Location: Oella Avenue in Catonsville
Application Date: September 22, 2016
Decision Date: October 7, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 182,671 square feet of land area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2312
Project Name: Patapsco Sewershed Basin Ten
Project Address or Location: Catonsville Park to Frederick Road
Application Date: September 9, 2016
Decision Date: September 26, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law was requested to remove three specimen trees to rehabilitate an existing sewer under Federal Consent Decree.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2300
Project Name: Lansdowne Elementary School
Project Address or Location: 2301 Alma Avenue in Lansdowne
Application Date: August 15, 2016
Decision Date: September 26, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law was requested to remove nine specimen trees to construct a replacement elementary school complex on a 17.5-acre site.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2294
Project Name: Hedden Property
Project Address or Location: Patleigh Road, Catonsville
Application Date: July 20, 2016
Decision Date: August 9, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to construct approximately 12,920 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2292
Project Name: Spring Grove Turf Fields
Project Address or Location: 55 Wade Avenue, Catonsville
Application Date: July 22, 2016
Decision Date: August 5, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Forest Buffer Code was requested to impact approximately 4,700 square feet of historically developed forest buffer area to redevelop the state hospital site as athletic fields.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2287
Project Name: Saint Charles Villa
Project Address or Location: 603 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville
Application Date: July 18, 2016
Decision Date: July 26, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request:  The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to remove Three specimen trees to construct a new parking area on a 1.7-acre site.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2277
Project Name: Whalen Property, Formerly Known As Norris Property
Project Address or Location: 1121 South Rolling Road
Application Date: July 12, 2016
Decision Date: July 20, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request:  The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to remove fifteen of twenty specimen trees to develop a 12-lot major subdivision on a 7.25-acre site.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2253
Project Name: Al-Ramah Mosque and School
Project Address or Location: 6631 Johnnycake Road
Application Date: June 8, 2016
Decision Date: January 12, 2017
Revision Dates: October 13, 2016 and December 18, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Forest Buffer Code was requested to allow the continued use of 3.11 acres of forest buffer area for a Mosque, school structures and open common area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2252
Project Name: Hufnagel Property
Project Address or Location: 17 Maple Avenue Catonsville
Application Date: June 8, 2016
Decision Date: June 15, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law of the Baltimore County Code was requested to critically impact one specimen tree to develop a three-lot minor subdivision on a 1.9-acre site.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2227
Project Name: Alliance Partners HSP, LLC Property
Project Address or Location: 2209 Sulphur Spring Road
Application Date: May 10, 2016
Decision Date: June 2, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Forest Conservation Law was received to base the forest conservation worksheet on the 0.3-acre limit of disturbance rather than the entire 20.1-acre site in order to improve truck access and construct four new loading docks onto an existing commercial building.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2226
Project Name: Coudon Property, Also Known As 714 South Hilton
Project Address or Location: 714 South Hilton
Application Date: May 3, 2016
Decision Date: May 12, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 15,200 square feet of land area. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2202
Project Name: 17 Maple Avenue
Project Address or Location: 17 Maple Avenue
Application Date: April 7, 2016
Decision Date: April 15, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability gives notice that a variance request in accordance with Section 33-4-113 of the Baltimore County Code was received to disturb approximately 1,224 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2183
Project Name: Dream House, L.L.C. Property
Project Address or Location: 1 Wayman Street, Catonsville, 21228
Application Date: March 30, 2016
Decision Date: April 12, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance was requested in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Forest Conservation Law to remove two specimen trees for the purpose of constructing two single family detached dwellings.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2181
Project Name: Redeemed Christian Church of God
Project Address or Location: 1590 Sulphur Spring Road
Application Date: March 28, 2016
Decision Date: April 21, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Forest Buffer Law was received disturb approximately 10,942 square feet of forested area that would otherwise be Forest Buffer Easement to construct a church parking lot and associated storm water management facilities.

EPS Tracking Number: 01-16-2180
Project Name: Redeemed Christian Church of God
Project Address or Location: 1590 Sulphur Spring Road
Application Date: March 28, 2016
Decision Date: April 21, 2016
Status: Approved (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request:The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance was requested in accordance with Section 33-6-116 to remove one specimen tree for the purpose of constructing a church and associated parking and utilities.

 
Revised March 27, 2017         

 

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