Arnold Jablon, Director
County Office Building
111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Suite 105
Towson, Maryland, 21204
Notice of Public Towing Hearing
Notice of hearing to consider testimony on whether changes should be made to the maximum allowable fees for Police-Initiated and Trespass Towing Services.
The public hearing will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2015, in Room 104 of the Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204.
With over 600 square miles and 807,000 people in Baltimore County, the Department of Permits, Approvals and Inspections oversees the development and use of land.
Building Plans Review
Building Plans Review assures public safety by examining building plans to ensure that the designs of proposed projects meet the requirements of the building code.
Code Enforcement inspects properties for compliance with the zoning regulations, livability code, investment property maintenance regulations, rental housing, rat program, and other laws relating to the use of existing property.
- Housing and Urban Development Inspections
Inclement weather procedure: We follow the Baltimore County Circuit Court schedule.
- If the Circuit Court is closed, all code enforcement hearings will be canceled and rescheduled.
- If courts have a one- or two-hour (or more) delayed opening, all code enforcement hearings are delayed in the same manner.
Development Management handles the coordination of county agencies' review of proposed residential and commercial subdivisions and other land development.
Development Plans Review
Development Plans Review checks the development plans from an engineering point-of-view, making sure the layout meets design standards for traffic control, storm drainage, and various public improvements, such as roads, sidewalks, streetlights, and curbing.
Inspections inspects building construction projects, plumbing and gas fitting work, and electrical work to assure safety through compliance of the code.
- Inspection Connection: Schedule, re-schedule, cancel, and inquire about building, plumbing, and electrical permits and inspections.
- Building Inspections
- Electrical Inspections
- Plumbing Inspections
- Sediment Control
Miscellaneous Permits and Licenses
Permit Processing accepts building, electrical, and plumbing permit applications and coordinates their review by various county agencies.
Real Estate Compliance
Real Estate Compliance handles right-of-ways, easements, and other related property matters for both private development and public use.
Rental Housing Registration
Rental Housing Registration registers and licenses buildings and landlords with six dwelling units or less.
Zoning Review processes all zoning petitions, reviews all residential, commercial, and industrial building permits, and answers all citizen inquiries regarding the interpretation and application of the zoning regulations.
The Director of Baltimore County Department of Permits, Approvals and Inspections will hold a public hearing in Towson, Maryland to consider testimony changes of the maximum allowable fees or charges for Police-Initiated Towing andTrespass Towing in accordance with Regulation 02.02.02.07, Code of Baltimore County Regulations regarding Police-Initiated Towing and Regulation 02.02.03.08, Code of Baltimore County regulations regarding Trespass Towing.
Regulations of Police-Initiated Towing and Trespass Towing are available for review online and in Room 105, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204.
The public hearing will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 in Room 104 of the Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204.
Written comments referencing the proposed regulations shall be mailed or delivered to Room 105, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Ave, Towson, Maryland 21204 in sufficient time for receipt by 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 8, 2015.
Revised November 5, 2015