Town of Mount Airy, MD
Carroll County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the Town of Mount Airy 9-14-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-10.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Property maintenance — See Ch. 85.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 94.
Storm sewer systems — See Ch. 94A.
Subdivision of land and site plan review — See Ch. 98.
Water resource management — See Ch. 110.
Zoning — See Ch. 112.
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 61, Floodplain Management, adopted 5-5-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-10.
Those public records entitled "Flood Insurance Study for Carroll County, Maryland, and Incorporated Areas," dated October 2, 2015, with accompanying Flood Insurance Rate Maps dated October 2, 2015, and all subsequent amendments and/or revisions, copies of which shall be kept on file in the Town Office of the Town of Mt. Airy, are hereby adopted by reference as the basis for establishing the special flood hazard areas for floodplain management in the Town of Mt. Airy. The special flood hazard areas documented in the Flood Insurance Study and Flood Insurance Rate Maps are the minimum area of applicability of the floodplain management regulations and may be supplemented by studies for other areas as allowed in the regulations.
That public record designated as the Floodplain Management Regulations for Carroll County, known as Chapter 153, Floodplain Management, of the Carroll County Code, dated September 3, 2015, and all subsequent amendments and/or revisions, copies of which shall be kept on file in the Town Office of the Town of Mt. Airy, is hereby adopted as the legal basis for implementing floodplain management in the Town of Mt. Airy.
The Town of Mt. Airy delegates the responsibility of floodplain management to Carroll County as provided in an executed resolution dated September 14, 2015. Per 44 CFR Part 59.22(b), the Mayor, or his designee, is designated as the official or agency responsible for the implementation of floodplain management for the Town of Mt. Airy and will serve as the community point of contact on National Flood Insurance Program issues for county, state and federal officials.
Carroll County shall have the right and authority to fully enforce the provisions of the ordinance within the corporate limits of the Town of Mt. Airy.
All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict with this chapter are hereby repealed.
If any portion of this chapter is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, all remaining portions of this chapter shall remain in full force and effect.
Any person who fails to comply with any or all of the requirements or provisions of the Floodplain Management Ordinance shall be subject to the penalties as outlined within Chapter 153 of the Carroll County Code.