Bill
No.
3-15
Concerning: Streets and Roads -
Obstruction Signage
Revised: Jan.
6. 2015
Draft No.
2
Introduced:
Januarv
20. 2015
Enacted:
March
31 2015
Executive:
April 8. 2015
Effective:
July
8. 2015
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Laws of Mont.
Co.
2015
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Councilmember Berliner, Navarro, Council Vice President Floreen, and Councilmembers
Eirich, Hucker, Rice, Riemer and
Katz
AN ACT
to:
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require signage concerning a permit to obstruct a right-of way; and
generally amend the law concerning a permit to obstruct any public right-of-way.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 49, Streets and Roads
Section 49-11
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The County Council for Montgomery County,· Maryland approves the following
Amendment:
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BILL NO. 3-15
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Sec. 1Section49-11
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amended as follows:
49-11. Permit to obstruct public rights-of-way.
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Before the Director issues a permit under this Section to close a
sidewalk, curb lane, or shared ilse path, the Director of Transportation
must approve a temporary traffic control plan.
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A professional engineer must certify for the applicant that the
plan minimizes inconvenience to the public, provides necessary
warnings,
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includes
safe
and reasonable
pedestrian
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alternatives in accordance with accepted engineering standards.
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The permit and the traffic control plan must require sigriage
during construction to [[, at least,)] inform pedestrians about the
duration of the obstruction, the permit number, and the [[permit
holder's)] County contact telephone number to call.
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George Leventhal, President, County Council
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Date
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This
is
a correct copy ofCouncil action.
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Linda M. Lauer, Clerk of the Council
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