Pocomoke City, Maryland

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Notice of Public Hearing on October 18, 2021 at 6:30 pm

RESOLUTION NO. 545

A Resolution Amending Sections 3, 5, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 29, 35, 38, 43, 54, 57, 60, 69, 70, 72, 87 and 97 of the Pocomoke City Charter

Pocomoke City, Maryland

Fair Summary

Sections of the Pocomoke City Council has determined that the Pocomoke City Charter should be updated to remove inconsistencies and outdated language and to improve the ability of the City Council to govern the City. The purpose is to install gender-neutral terms, such as Councilmember instead of Councilmen and remove and replace other gender-specific terminology.

 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL  OF POCOMOKE CITY TO AMEND CERTAIN SECTIONS OF CHAPTER 230 “ZONING” OF THE POCOMOKE CITY AS RECOMMENDED BY THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION TO:

(1) AMEND ARTICLE IX, B-1 SHOPPING DISTRICT, § 230-63 Conditional Uses;

(2) ARTICLE X, B-2 GENERAL BUSINESS DISTRICT, §230-71 Conditional Uses; and

(3) ARTICLE XI, M-1 LIGHT INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT, § 230-79 Conditional Uses to permit communication towers as a conditional use subject to minimum requirements as authorized by the Board of Zoning Appeals.

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