Town of St. Michaels, MD
Talbot County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by The Commissioners of St. Michaels 12-9-1975 by Ord. No. 109. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 108.
Site plan review — See Ch. 110.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 173.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 281.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 290.
Waterways management — See Ch. 333.
Attachment 1 - Appendix A: Prohibited Uses in Any Zone Attachment 2 - Appendix B: Summary of Notification Requirements Attachment 3 - Appendix C: Critical Area Planting and Maintenance Agreement Attachment 4 - Appendix D: Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Site Plan Checklist Attachment 5 - Table 4.1: Table of General Land Uses Attachment 6 - Notes to Table of General Land Uses Attachment 7 - Table 4.2: Residential Front Yard Requirements in R-1 and R-2 Zones
Article I Zoning Maps and Boundaries; Applicability

§ 340-1 Official Zoning Map.

§ 340-2 Replacement of Official Zoning Map.

§ 340-3 Official Critical Area Overlay District Maps.

§ 340-4 Changing the Official Critical Areas Overlay District Maps.

§ 340-5 Rules for interpretation of zone boundaries.

Article II Applicability

§ 340-6 Application of zone regulations.

§ 340-7 Minimum requirements.

Article III Nonconforming Lots, Uses of Land, Structures, and Premises

§ 340-8 Intent.

§ 340-9 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 340-10 Nonconforming structures.

§ 340-11 Nonconforming use of land (not within structures).

§ 340-12 Nonconforming accessory structures.

§ 340-13 Nonconforming uses of structures.

§ 340-14 Repairs and maintenance.

§ 340-15 Certain special exception uses considered conforming.

§ 340-16 Grandfathered uses in Critical Area.

§ 340-16.1 Nonconforming Signs.

Article IV Zone Regulations

§ 340-17 Applicability.

§ 340-18 Agriculture Zone A.

§ 340-19 Residential 1 Zone (R-1).

§ 340-20 Residential 2 Zone (R-2).

§ 340-21 Residential 3 Zone. (R-3).

§ 340-22 Residential Gateway (RG) Zone.

§ 340-23 Waterfront Development Zone WD.

§ 340-24 Central Commercial Zone (CC).

§ 340-24.1 Select Light Commercial Zone SLC.

§ 340-25 Gateway Commercial.

§ 340-26 Historic Redevelopment Zone (HRZ).

§ 340-27 Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Overlay District.

§ 340-28 (Reserved)

§ 340-29 Maritime Commercial Zone (MC).

§ 340-30 Maritime Museum Zone (MM).

§ 340-31 Public Facilities Zone (PF).

§ 340-32 Permitted uses.

§ 340-32.1 Notes to Table of General Land Uses.

§ 340-33 Intent of overlay zoning.

§ 340-33.1 (Reserved)

§ 340-33.2 Planned Redevelopment Zone (PR) Overlay District.

§ 340-33.3 (Reserved)

Article V Supplemental Zone Regulations

§ 340-34 On-site parking.

§ 340-35 On-site loading spaces required.

§ 340-36 Structure height.

§ 340-37 Visibility at intersections.

§ 340-38 (Reserved)

§ 340-39 Public utilities.

§ 340-40 Signs.

§ 340-40.1 (Reserved)

§ 340-41 Lots with rear lot lines abutting alleys.

§ 340-42 Fences and arbors.

§ 340-43 Swimming pools.

§ 340-44 (Reserved)

§ 340-45 Play structures for children.

§ 340-46 Special regulations for duplex dwellings and townhouses.

§ 340-47 Planned development regulations.

§ 340-48 through § 340-51. (Reserved)

§ 340-51.1 through § 340-51.4. (Reserved)

§ 340-51.5 Carnivals.

Article VI Historic District Provisions

§ 340-52 Review certificate required.

§ 340-53 Purpose.

§ 340-54 Definitions.

§ 340-55 Powers and duties of Commission.

§ 340-56 Approval by Commission.

§ 340-57 Disapproval by Commission.

§ 340-58 Appeal from decisions of Commission.

§ 340-59 Enforcement.

Article VII Administration and Enforcement

§ 340-60 Zoning Inspector.

§ 340-61 Zoning certificate required.

§ 340-62 Separate zoning certificate and building permit required.

§ 340-63 Application for zoning certificate.

§ 340-64 Other approvals for certain commercial, industrial and residential uses.

§ 340-65 Publication of permits.

§ 340-66 Zoning occupancy permits for new, altered or nonconforming uses.

§ 340-67 Expiration of zoning certificate.

§ 340-68 Limit on authorization implied from issuance of certificates and permits.

Article VIII Board of Zoning Appeals Procedure

§ 340-69 Hearings; appeals; notice; motion; testimony.

§ 340-70 Stay of proceedings.

§ 340-71 Withdrawal of applications; rehearings.

Article IX Board of Zoning Appeals Powers and Duties

§ 340-72 Powers and duties.

§ 340-73 Appeals from decisions of Zoning Inspector and Planning Commission.

§ 340-74 Special exceptions.

§ 340-75 Variances.

§ 340-76 Appeals from decisions of Historic District Commission.

§ 340-77 Variance from Critical Area Overlay District provisions.

§ 340-78 Accommodations for needs of disabled in Critical Area.

§ 340-79 Public notice.

§ 340-80 Decisions of Board of Zoning Appeals.

§ 340-81 Appeals from Board of Zoning Appeals.

§ 340-81.1 Powers and duties of Town Commissioners.

Article X Schedule of Fees, Charges and Expenses

§ 340-82 Policy.

§ 340-83 Schedule of fees.

Article XI Amendments in Critical Area District

§ 340-84 Applicability.

§ 340-85 Periodic reviews.

§ 340-86 Amendment procedures.

§ 340-87 Standards for amendments.

Article XII Amendments

§ 340-88 Power to amend.

§ 340-89 Exclusions.

§ 340-90 Text amendments.

§ 340-91 Map amendments for piecemeal rezoning.

§ 340-92 Map amendments for comprehensive rezoning.

§ 340-93 Public hearings.

§ 340-94 Amendment of Critical Area program elements.

Article XIII Development Rights and Responsibilities Agreements

§ 340-95 Authority.

§ 340-96 Purposes.

§ 340-97 Applicability.

§ 340-98 Grant of authority to execute development rights and responsibilities agreements.

§ 340-99 Contents of development rights and responsibilities agreements.

§ 340-100 Procedures.

§ 340-101 Amendment of agreements.

§ 340-102 Termination and suspension of agreements.

§ 340-103 Applicable laws, regulations and policies.

§ 340-104 Enforcement by interested parties.

Article XIV Violations and Penalties

§ 340-105 Complaints regarding violations.

§ 340-106 Penalties for violations.

Article XV Definitions

§ 340-107 Interpretations.

§ 340-108 Definitions.