December 16, 2013 Legal Notice |

Charles County, Maryland

December 16, 2013 Legal Notice

Monday, December 16, 2013


Notice is hereby given that the Charles County Planning Commission will hold a Public Meeting on proposed Zoning Text Amendment, ZTA #13-129 on December 16, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the County Commissioner’s Meeting Room located in the Charles County Government Building, La Plata, Maryland.

Zoning Text Amendment #13-129

The proposed amendments to the Zoning Ordinance are to add Solar Energy Systems, Small (7.07.100), Solar Energy Systems, Large (7.07.200), Wind Energy Systems, Small (7.07.300) and Wind Energy Systems, Large (7.07.400) to Article III, § 49(E) Definitions, Article IV, Figure IV-1 Table of Permissible Uses, Article IX, § 128 Definitions of terms applicable to Critical Area Zone, Article IX, § 131 Critical Area Buffer Regulations, Article XIII, § 211 Alphabetical listing and Article XIII, § 212 Uses corresponding with Table of Permissible Uses in  the Charles County Zoning Ordinance (June, 2006 Edition).  The proposed changes establish the permitted uses and requirements for the use of solar and wind energy systems; and also allow for non-water dependent uses, including small energy systems, on piers.  Copies of the proposed Zoning Text Amendment #13-129 will be available on December 2, 2013.

Citizens wishing to make verbal or written comments are encouraged to attend the hearing.  The file is available for review in the Department of Planning and Growth Management in the County Government Building, La Plata, Maryland.  For further information, contact Kirby R. Blass or Aimee Dailey with the Department of Planning and Growth Management at (301) 645-0540.


Stephen Bunker, Chairperson

Those citizens with special needs please contact Theresa Pickeral at voice phone number (301) 638-2409 or 870-3896 or Maryland Relay Service TDD 1-800-735-2258.

In the event that the notified meeting is canceled due to inclement weather or acts of nature beyond the control of the County, all items scheduled to be discussed or heard at the meeting shall be rescheduled to January 6, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the County Commissioners Meeting Room.