Office of the County Attorney

2015 Ordinances

  • ORD-2015-01
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 1.20.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Map for Washington County, Maryland (RZ-14-005) (Adopted January 20, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-02
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 1.20.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Underpass Way @ Railway Lane Intersection Improvements Project: Property acquisition – Part of 1710 Underpass Way (Map 48, Parcel 758, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted January 20, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-03
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 4.21.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (Re: Weaver RLP Conservation Easement) (Adopted April 21, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-04
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 4.21.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) (Re: Cogan CREP Easement) (Adopted April 21, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-05
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 4.21.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Eastern Boulevard Road Widening Project: 1090 Jefferson Boulevard and part of 1140 Jefferson Boulevard (Adopted April 21, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-06
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 4.28.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of an Easement Interest in Real Property (Leiters Mill Road Bridge Project: Easement acquisitions – part of 21347 and 21365 Leiters Mill Road, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted April 28, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-07
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 5.19.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Property Acquisition – 330 West Main Street, and Map 76, Parcel 114 (vacant lot), Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted May 19, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-08
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 5.19.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Mt. Aetna Road Culvert Replacement Project: Property acquisition – Part of 21834 Mt. Aetna Road, Part of 21841 Mt. Aetna Road, and Part of Map 59, Parcel 162, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted May 19, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-09
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 6.9.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (Re: Bonnard J. & Peggy R. Morgan RLP (2015) Conservation Easement) (Adopted June 9, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-10
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 6.9.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (Re: Bonnard J. Morgan, Jr., et al. RLP Conservation Easement) (Adopted June 9, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-11
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 7.14.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Declare Certain Real Property as Surplus Property and to Approve the Conveyance of Said Real Property (19327 Longmeadow Road) (Adopted July 14, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-12
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.4.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Amend the “Building Excise Tax Ordinance for Washington County, Maryland” (Adopted and effective August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-13
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.4.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (WD Farms, LLC RLP Conservation Easement) (Adopted August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-14
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.14.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (Hirrlinger RLP Conservation Easement) (Adopted August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-15
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.4.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement Under the Maryland Rural Legacy Program (Cogan RLP Conservation Easement) (Adopted August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-16
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.4.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Underpass Way @ Railway Lane Intersection Improvements Project: Property acquisition – Railway Lane (Part of Map 48, Parcel 860), Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-17
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.4.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Underpass Way @ Railway Lane Intersection Improvements Project: Property acquisition – Railway Lane (Part of Map 48, Parcel 860), Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted August 4, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-18
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.18.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Amend Certain Provisions of the Zoning Ordinance for Washington County, Maryland and to Reenact said Ordinance with Changes Relating to its Text (RZ-15-003) (Adopted and effective August 18, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-19
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 8.25.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Southern Boulevard Project: Property Acquisition – part of 1231 Frederick Street, part of 1225-1227 Frederick Street, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland) (Adopted August 25, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-20
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.1.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Amend Certain Provisions of the Zoning Ordinance for Washington County, Maryland and to Reenact Said Ordinance with Changes Relating to its Text (RZ-14-002) (Adopted and effective September 1, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-21
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.1.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Adopt a Comprehensive Zoning Map for the Rural Business Districts of Washington County, Maryland (RZ-14-002) (Adopted and effective September 1, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-22
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.29.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Eastern Boulevard Road Widening Project: part of 272 Eastern Boulevard) (Adopted September 29, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-23
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.29.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of an Easement Interest in Real Property (Eastern Boulevard Road Widening Project: Easement acquisition-part of 1260 Security Road) (Adopted September 29, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-24
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.29.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of Real Property (Southern Boulevard Project: Property acquisition – part of 1251 Frederick Street, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland (Adopted September 29, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-25
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 9.29.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve and Accept the Dedication of Real Property (Underpass Way @ Railway Lane Intersection Improvements Project: Property dedication – 241 Railway Lane (Part of Map 48, Parcel 781), Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland (Adopted September 29, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-26
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 10.6.15
  • Description: An Ordinance to Approve the Purchase of a Conservation Easement under the Maryland Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) (Adopted October 6, 2015)
  • ORD-2015-27
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Adopt the 2015 Maryland Building Performance Standards as adopted by the State of Maryland (COMAR 05.02.07), with Modifications, and Subject to Local Amendments for Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-28
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Adopt and Enact the 2015 International Existing Building Code, as promulgated by the International Code Council, with local amendments for Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-29
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Repeal the 2012 International Plumbing Code, as Promulgated by the International Code County, with Local Amendments Adopted by the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Maryland as the Plumbing Code of Washington County, Maryland on June 19, 2012, effective July 1, 2012, and to Enact the International Plumbing Code, 20-15 Edition, as Promulgated by the International Code Council, with Local Amendments for Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-30
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Repeal the International Mechanical Code, 2012 Edition, as Promulgated by the International Code Council, with Local Amendments, and to Enact the International Mechanical Code, 2015 Edition, as Promulgated by the International Code Council, with local amendments for Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-31
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Repeal the 2012 International Fuel Gas Code, as Promulgated by the International Code Council, with Local Amendments adopted by the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Maryland, and to Enact the International Fuel Gas Code, 2015 Edition, as Promulgated by the International Code Council, with Local Amendments for Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-32
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Repeal the 2011 National Electrical Code with Local Amendments adopted by the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Maryland, on June 19, 2012, Effective July 1, 2012, and to Enact the 2014 Edition of the National Electrical Code, with Local Amendments for Washington County (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-33
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Amend an Ordinance Entitled “An Ordinance to Adopt the 2006 ICC Electrical Code – Administrative Provisions, First Printing, with Local Amendments for Washington County, Maryland” and to Repeal Ordinance No. 2012-20 (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)
  • ORD-2015-34
  • Adopted/Effective Date(s): 12.15.15/03.01.16
  • Description: An Ordinance to Adopt Fee Schedules Providing for the Collection of Fees for all Building/Trade Work Performed in Washington County, Maryland (Adopted December 15, 2015, effective March 1, 2016)