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Public Hearing: Sand and Gravel Mining

Post Date:06/24/2020 9:00 AM


THE BOARD OF APPEALS FOR CHARLES COUNTY, MARYLAND has been petitioned by Sustainable Land Use, LLC and Beethoven Place, LLC requesting a modification of Special Exception use approval from the Board of Appeals for Sand and Gravel Mining of more than 10 acres, Use 7.05.120, as provided in Article XIII, §297-212, Article XXV, §297-415 of the Charles County Zoning Ordinance. The subject property is located at 8520 Beethoven Place, Charlotte Hall, Maryland, and is designated as Parcel 4, within Grid 8, on Tax Map 58, in the Agricultural Conservation (AC) Zone.  

The Board of Appeals is hereby giving notice that a Public Hearing will be held on this matter Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.. The meeting will be held remotely via video teleconference. Persons with questions or wanting more information regarding this hearing may call 301-645-0632 for further information. The hearing is open to the public, and public testimony is encouraged.

 The submittal documents for Docket #1005, filed on September 4, 2019 and Staff Report will be available for inspection on or after June 29, 2020 in the Planning Division, Planning and Growth Management Department, Charles County Government Building, La Plata, Maryland or online at:

Due to COVID19, and in lieu of public appearance: Citizens can watch via CCGTV on cable access channels, Comcast: 95 and Verizon FIOS: 10, view online at, or use a call-in number to listen to the public hearing at 301-645-0500.

A call-in option is available to speak during the meeting. Each speaker will be allotted three (3) minutes. If you are not available to speak when you are called, we have the right to move on to the next caller. Instructions for registering to speak during the Public Hearing and other comment submission options are available at Please contact the Clerk to the Board of Appeals at with any questions regarding public participation. 



"Those citizens with special needs, please contact Ashleigh Goedeke at (301) 645-0632  or Maryland Relay Service TDD 1-800-735-2258." 

“All items scheduled to be discussed or heard at the meeting shall be rescheduled in the event that the notified meeting is canceled due to inclement weather or acts of nature beyond the control of the County.”

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