City of Hagerstown, MD
Washington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the City of Hagerstown 10-28-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-36.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 60.
Land management — See Ch. 140.
Loitering — See Ch. 142.
Vendors, peddlers and transient dealers — See. Ch. 176.
Public utility licenses — See Ch. 189.
Railroads — See Ch. 194.
Snow emergencies — See Ch. 207.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 213.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 216, Streets and Sidewalks, consisting of the following: Part 1, Miscellaneous Regulations, adopted 5-18-1982, as amended; Part 2, Utility Work Zones and Street Cutting Standards, adopted 10-9-1984 by Ord. No. 1984-49, as amended; and Part 3, Public Ways Construction, adopted 8-19-1986 by Res. No. 1986-21, as amended.
Article I General Regulations

§ 216-1 Statutory authority.

§ 216-2 Administration; purpose.

§ 216-3 Definitions.

§ 216-4 Prevention of loads leaking from vehicles (24 hours).

§ 216-5 Covers required on certain vehicles (24 hours).

§ 216-6 Removal of material deposited onto streets (24 hours).

§ 216-7 Removal of mud from tires of vehicles (24 hours).

§ 216-8 Tampering with barricades and signs in public right-of-way (24 hours).

§ 216-9 Maintenance of vegetation and structures adjacent to public right-of-way (10 days).

§ 216-10 Trees.

§ 216-11 Underground utility to be installed or upgraded prior to street improvements.

§ 216-12 Address numbers (10 days).

§ 216-13 Cellar doors (30 days).

§ 216-14 Materials stockpiled in public right-of-way (24 hours).

§ 216-15 Interference with City employees or agents.

§ 216-16 Discharge of water onto streets (10 days).

§ 216-17 Private signs and banners.

§ 216-18 Placement of leaves or grass clippings on streets (24 hours).

§ 216-19 Unimproved rights-of-way.

Article II Sidewalks and Curbs

§ 216-20 General sidewalk and curb regulations.

§ 216-21 South Prospect Street Historic District regulations.

§ 216-22 Sidewalk construction permit and fees.

§ 216-23 Entrance permits and fees.

§ 216-24 Responsibility for construction and repair of sidewalks and curbs and abatement of nuisance.

§ 216-25 Violation and penalties for permit violation.

Article III Snow and Ice Removal

§ 216-26 Removal from sidewalks.

§ 216-27 Removal from streets.

Article IV Work Zones and Street Cutting Standards

§ 216-28 Purpose.

§ 216-29 Statutory authority.

§ 216-30 Permits.

§ 216-31 Performance surety.

§ 216-32 Period of validity of permits.

§ 216-33 General regulation for street openings.

§ 216-34 Traffic control in utility work areas.

§ 216-35 Violations and penalties.

§ 216-36 Enforcement and abatement.

Article V General Street Construction Permits

§ 216-37 Purpose and general regulations.

§ 216-38 Issuance of general permit; fees.

§ 216-39 Other required permits.

§ 216-40 Insurance and bonds.

§ 216-41 Supervision and control.

§ 216-42 Approval of work.

§ 216-43 Violations and penalties.

Article VI Street Design Criteria

§ 216-44 Street classification system.

§ 216-45 Design elements.

§ 216-46 Street pavement.

§ 216-47 Alley pavement.

§ 216-48 Driveways and entrances.

§ 216-49 Violations and penalties.

Article VII Storm Drainage Design Criteria

§ 216-50 General criteria.

§ 216-51 Estimation of runoff.

§ 216-52 Return frequencies.

§ 216-53 Design of pipe and culvert size.

§ 216-54 Storm drain system design.

§ 216-55 Design of open channels.

§ 216-56 Structural considerations.

§ 216-57 Storm drain connection permits.

§ 216-58 Stormwater management.

§ 216-59 Violations and penalties.

§ 216-60 Appeals.

Article VIII Private Use of Public Sidewalks

§ 216-61 Purpose.

§ 216-62 Sidewalk business license in City Center.

§ 216-63 Sidewalk cafe license.

§ 216-64 Sidewalk yard sales.

§ 216-65 License for right-of-way encroachments.