Town of Denton, MD
Caroline County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Denton 8-2-2012 by Ord. No. 644.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 38.
Erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 49.
Land subdivision — See Ch. 73.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 106.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 58, Floodplain Zones, adopted 5-4-1992 by Ord. No. 293.
Article I General Provisions

§ 58-1 Findings.

§ 58-2 Statutory authorization.

§ 58-3 Statement of purpose.

§ 58-4 Applicability.

§ 58-5 Basis for establishing special flood hazard areas and BFEs.

§ 58-6 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 58-7 Interpretation.

§ 58-8 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 58-9 Severability.

Article II Definitions

§ 58-10 Definitions.

Article III Administration

§ 58-11 Designation of the Floodplain Administrator.

§ 58-12 Duties and responsibilities of the Floodplain Administrator.

§ 58-13 Use and interpretation of FIRMs.

§ 58-14 Permits required; expiration.

§ 58-15 Application required.

§ 58-16 Review of application.

§ 58-17 Inspections.

§ 58-18 Submissions required prior to final inspection.

Article IV Requirements in All Flood Hazard Areas

§ 58-19 Application of requirements.

§ 58-20 Subdivision proposals and development proposals.

§ 58-21 Protection of water supply and sanitary sewage systems.

§ 58-22 Buildings and structures.

§ 58-23 Placement of fill.

§ 58-24 Historic structures.

§ 58-25 Manufactured homes.

§ 58-26 Recreational vehicles.

§ 58-27 Critical and essential facilities.

§ 58-28 Temporary structures and temporary storage.

§ 58-29 Gas or liquid storage tanks.

§ 58-30 Functionally dependent uses.

Article V Requirements in Special Flood Hazard Areas (A Zones)

§ 58-31 General requirements.

§ 58-32 Flood protection setbacks.

§ 58-33 Development that affects flood-carrying capacity of nontidal waters of state.

§ 58-34 Residential structures and residential portions of mixed-use structures.

§ 58-35 Nonresidential structures and nonresidential portions of mixed-use structures.

§ 58-36 Horizontal additions.

§ 58-37 Accessory structures.

Article VI Variances

§ 58-38 General provisions.

§ 58-39 Application for variance.

§ 58-40 Considerations for variances.

§ 58-41 Limitations for granting variances.

Article VII Enforcement

§ 58-42 Compliance required.

§ 58-43 Notice of violation; stop-work order.

§ 58-44 Violations and penalties.

§ 58-45 Right of abatement; unpaid costs to become lien.

§ 58-46 Unpaid fines and expenses to become lien.

Article VIII Subsequent Amendments

§ 58-47 Subsequent amendments.