Bill No.
4-14
Concerning: Street and Roads - County
Street Lights
Draft No. 2
Revised:
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Introduced:
January 28, 2014
Enacted:
April 22, 2014
Executive:
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COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Councilmembers Berliner,
Floree~
and Riemer, Council Vice President Leventhal, and
Councilmembers EIrich, Andrews, and Navarro
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ACT to:
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require any contract that the County enters into for the maintenance ofstreet lights to
be with a company that [[specializes in]] commits to installing LED lights; and
generally amend County law regarding streets and roads and environmental
sustainability.
By adding
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 49, Streets and Roads
Section 49-19A
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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BILL No. 4-14
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Sec. 1. Section 49-19A is added as follows:
49-19A. Energy-efficient street lillhts.
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Definitions.
In
this Section, the following words have the meanings
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Director
means the Director of the Department of Transportation.
Light-emitting diode light
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LED light
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semiconductor device
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that produces visible
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when an electrical current is passed through
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When any contract to maintain street lights owned
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the County
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effect on January 21, 2014, expires, any later maintenance contract
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company that [[specializes
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install[[J] LED lights or another energy-efficient technology that the
Director finds is equivalent or superior to LED lights.
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Approved:
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Isiah Leggett, County Executive
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This is a correct copy o/Council action.
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Linda M. Lauer, Clerk of the Council
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