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Environmental Administrative Variances

County Council District 6

The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability (EPS) publishes lists of requests for environmental administrative variances and their status for all County Council Districts. These are the requests for County Council District 6 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 David Lykens, Director, Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Main Office, Room 305, Towson, Maryland 21204. Please include the EPS Tracking Number in all correspondence.

Requests

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3390
Project Name: 8620 Ellen Court
Project Address or Location: 8620 Ellen Court
Application Date: January 25, 2021
Decision Date: February 9, 2021
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 1,926 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3380
Project Name: JMD Campbell Property
Project Address or Location: Parcels 423 and 123 on Campbell Boulevard, 400 feet South of White Marsh Boulevard, 21220
Application Date: January 25, 2021
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 Code was received to remove four specimen trees to develop the property with office and warehouse space and auto service.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3381
Project Name: Point Breeze Credit Union
Project Address or Location: 2 and 5 Philadelphia Court, Baltimore
Application Date: January 21, 2021
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 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Code was received to impact 13,312 square feet of forest buffer for the continued use of existing impervious surfaces and maintained lawn and landscaping to redevelop the site.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3366
Project Name: Conrad Property
Project Address or Location: 3838 Goose Harbor Road, Baltimore
Application Date: December 17, 2020
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 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was requested to construct a pole barn, parking and crab pot storage area in nontidal wetlands.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3404
Project Name: Holman Property
Project Address or Location: 1200 Middle River Road
Application Date: December 7, 2020
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 21,108 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3372
Project Name: United House of Prayer
Project Address or Location: 6316 Kenwood Avenue, Rosedale
Application Date: December 3, 2020
Decision Date: January 11, 2021
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 400 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-21-3376
Project Name: Baltimore Gas and Electric Overlea Phase One
Project Address or Location: Rosedale
Application Date: November 18, 2020
Decision Date: January 15, 2021
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 77,260 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: 06-20-3359
Project Name: White Marsh East Sewershed Sewer Rehabilitation
Project Address or Location: White Marsh
Application Date: November 16, 2020
Decision Date: December 18, 2020
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 263,862 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: 06-20-3334
Project Name: Red House Run Elementary School Replacement
Project Address or Location: 1717 Weyburn Road, Rosedale
Application Date: October 23, 2020
Decision Date: October 30,2020
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 526,205 square feet of land area. The purpose of the variance is to consider the project as a redevelopment project, rather than new development to expedite school construction.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3357
Project Name: Echols Property
Project Address or Location: 9707 Pulaski Highway
Application Date: October 14, 2020
Decision Date: January 19, 2021
Status: Partial Approval (PDF)
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a variance in accordance with Section 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was requested to replace an existing retaining wall, add an eight-foot wide handicap ramp, and add stairs in the 100-foot buffer.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3335
Project Name: Lockheed Martin Middle River Complex Block E Soil Remediation
Project Address or Location: 2323 Eastern Boulevard, Middle River
Application Date: September 28, 2020
Decision Date: November 4, 2020
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 851,034 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: 06-20-3298
Project Name: Holman Property
Project Address or Location: 1200 Middle River Road, Middle River
Application Date: August 17, 2020
Decision Date: October 22, 2020
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 Code was received to remove one specimen tree for the purpose of constructing an outdoor storage lot.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3318
Project Name: Aiden Estates
Project Address or Location: 8917 Lennings Lane, Rosedale
Application Date: August 26, 2020
Decision Date: September 25, 2020
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 7,977 square feet of impervious area, with treatment provided by nonstructural practices. Although the stormwater management environmental site design volume provided falls short of the total treatment requirement, all impervious surfaces have been addressed to the maximum extent practicable.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3301
Project Name: 9707 Pulaski Highway
Project Address or Location: 9707 Pulaski Highway
Application Date: August 19, 2020
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 Code was received to remove three specimen trees to redevelop the property with a restaurant and retail building.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3299
Project Name: Spiegel Property
Project Address or Location: 9925 Bird River Road, Baltimore
Application Date: August 17, 2020
Revision Date: November 13, 2020
Decision Date: November 17, 2020
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 Code was received to impact 26,339 square feet of forest buffer to develop an 89-lot residential subdivision.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3293
Project Name: 402 Bowleys Quarters Road
Project Address or Location: 402 Bowleys Quarters Road
Application Date: August 13, 2020
Decision Date: August 18, 2020
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 5,880 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3308
Project Name: Loraditch Property
Project Address or Location: 3641 and 3645 Bay Drive
Application Date: August 5, 2020
Decision Date: August 28,202
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 4,814 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3286
Project Name: Spiegel Property
Project Address or Location: 9925 Bird River Road, Baltimore
Application Date: August 3, 2020
Revision Date: November 13, 2020
Decision Date: November 17, 2020
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 Code was received to remove two specimen trees to develop an 89-lot residential subdivision.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3275
Project Name: Ravenhurst Trail, Neighborspace Property
Project Address or Location: Wooded area between Ravenhurst Road and Macintosh Court
Application Date: July 8, 2020
Decision Date: July 20, 2020
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 13,685 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: 06-20-3273
Project Name: Singh’s Auto Body
Project Address or Location: 1202 Middle River Road
Application Date: June 26, 2020
Decision Date: July 20, 2020
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 1,126 square feet of impervious area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3241
Project Name: Taylor Avenue Gas Main Replacement
Project Address or Location: Along Taylor Avenue, From Hillendale Road to Westmoreland Avenue
Application Date: May 8, 2020
Decision Date: May 15, 2020
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 6,869 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: 06-20-3239
Project Name: Greenleigh West
Project Address or Location: Maryland Route 43 and Campbell Boulevard, Middle River
Application Date: April 23, 2020
Decision Date: May 15, 2020
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 Code was received to remove ten specimen trees for the grading and construction of three industrial buildings and associated infrastructure.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3213
Project Name: Chick-fil-A Martin Plaza
Project Address or Location: 1202 Martin Boulevard, Middle River
Application Date: April 6, 2020
Decision Date: April 21, 2020
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 17,860 square feet of land area with a payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3210
Project Name: Baltimore Gas and Electric to Baltimore County Line Conductor Replacement
Project Address or Location: Raphael Road
Application Date: March 31, 2020
Decision Date: April 20, 2020
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 207,240 square feet of land. Although the disturbed area is in excess of 5,000 square feet, there will be no net increase in impervious area.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3194
Project Name: Victory Villa Elementary School, Trash Rack Installation
Project Address or Location: 500 Compass Road, Middle River
Application Date: March 25, 2020
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 9,612 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: 06-20-3193
Project Name: Loreley Beach Community Building
Project Address or Location: 11305 Beach Road, White Marsh
Application Date: March 9, 2020
Decision Date:  March 25, 2020
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 5,585 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: 06-20-3188
Project Name: Bird River Road 9874
Project Address or Location: 9874 Bird River Road, Baltimore
Application Date: March 3, 2020
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 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Code was received to impact 8,925 square feet of Forest Buffer for the continued residential use of a house, driveway, and lawn.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3204
Project Name: Village of Pawnee
Project Address or Location: 418 Wampler Road
Application Date: February 13, 2020
Decision Date: April 21, 2020
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 29,000 square feet of land with payment to the Stormwater Management Fund.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3172
Project Name: Lockheed Martin Middle River Complex
Project Address or Location: Chesapeake Park Plaza, Middle River
Application Date: February 12, 2020
Decision Date: February 19, 2020
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 113,000 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: 06-20-3195
Project Name: Baltimore Gas and Electric Northeast To Raphael Road
Project Address or Location: Raphael Road
Application Date: January 31, 2020
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 378,738 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: 06-20-3163
Project Name: Bird River Grove LLC
Project Address or Location: 11319 Bird River Grove Road
Application Date: January 17, 2020
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 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was received to construct a 365-square-foot porch 12 feet from the water on a proposed single-family dwelling. 

EPS Tracking Number: 06-20-3134
Project Name: Bird River Grove LLC
Project Address or Location: 11319 Bird River Grove Road
Application Date: January 2, 2020
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 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was received to impact 365 square feet of the 25-foot Modified Buffer Area for the construction of a porch on a new single-family dwelling.  

EPS Tracking Number: 06-19-3119
Project Name: 310 Greyhound Road Property
Project Address or Location: 310 Greyhound Road, Baltimore
Application Date: December 6, 2019
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 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was requested to build a deck and shed within the 100-foot Non-Modified Buffer Area of the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area. 

EPS Tracking Number: 06-19-3099
Project Name: Baltimore Gas and Electric Northeast Substation Extension
Project Address or Location: White Marsh Boulevard and Pulaski Highway
Application Date: August 9, 2019
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 88,684 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: 06-19-3026
Project Name: United House of Prayer
Project Address or Location: 6314 Kenwood Avenue, Rosedale
Application Date: June 17, 2019
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 33-3-106 of the Baltimore County Code was received to impact a portion of the Forest Buffer for the purpose of constructing a church and associated parking.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-19-2979
Project Name: Long Beach Marina
Project Address or Location: 800 Chester Road, Baltimore
Application Date: April 11, 2019
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 33-2-205 of the Baltimore County Code was received to place a 2,976-square-foot trellis within seven feet of the water in the Critical Area Buffer.

EPS Tracking Number: 06-19-2951
Project Name: Bird River and Bengies Sewersheds Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
Project Address or Location: White Marsh and Middle River Area
Application Date: March 7, 2019
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 18,260 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: 06-17-2434
Project Name: Water’s Landing
Project Address or Location: Weber Avenue, Essex
Application Date: March 9, 2017
Decision Date:
Status: Pending
Nature of Variance Request: The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability hereby gives notice that a request for a variance in accordance with Section 33-6-116 of the Baltimore County Code was received to remove two specimen trees for the purpose of constructing townhouses and associated grading.

 
Revised March 2, 2021         

 

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