TransForm Baltimore Introduced in City Council


TransForm Baltimore UPDATE


A New Zoning Code for a Growing City

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Baltimore City Department of Planning

 We are very pleased to announce that City Council Bill 12-0152 -TransForm Baltimore, was introduced to the City Council on October 22, 2012. 

This bill includes both the text and maps of the new zoning code.  Electronic copies of the text and maps, and important background information, can be found at the TransForm Baltimore website here

We encourage you to review this bill and/or maps, and invite you to attend one of the following planning commission information sessions or hearings.

PLEASE NOTE, formal hearings will begin one hour after the start time listed below.  In the first hour, staff will be on hand to answer general or specific property based questions, regardless of whether or not you decide to give formal testimony Staff will also be available to answer questions throughout the hearing.


Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 5pm, War Memorial Building


Thursday, November 29, 2012, 5pm, War Memorial Building

Thursday, December 13, 2012, 5pm, BCCC-Liberty Campus

Saturday, January 5, 2013, 10am, Poly/Western High School

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 5pm, Southeast Regional Library

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 5pm, Morgan State University

Thursday, March 7, 2013, TBA, Planning Department

   * Hearings subject to change; please check website to confirm details.


Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 5pm, City Hall - 4th Floor

We will also be accepting written testimony at or by mail to 417 E. Fayette St. 8th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202.  If you have any questions or concerns prior to the hearings, please feel free to contact us at (410) 396-5173.

Please forward this email to friends, colleagues or neighbors and encourage them to sign-up to receive future information.  We will also be updating people on our new Facebook page.