Bill No.
4-14
Concerning: Streets and Roads ­
County Street Lights
Revised:
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Draft No. 2
Introduced:
January 28. 2014
Enacted:
April 22. 2014
Executive:
May 1. 2014
Effective:
July 31. 2014
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Ch. _7_, Laws of Mont. Co.
2014
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Councilmembers Berliner, Floreen, 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 of street 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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Sec. 1. Section 49-19A is added as follows:
49-19A. Energy-efficient street lights.
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Definitions.
In this Section, the following words have the meanings
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means the Director of the Department of Transportation.
Light-emitting diode light
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LED light
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semiconductor device
that produces visible light when an electrical current is passed through
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When any contract to maintain street lights owned
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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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This is a correct copy ofCouncil action.
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Lin
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