Town of Sykesville, MD
Carroll County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Sykesville 9-28-2015 by Ord. No. 292.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Stormwater management — See Ch. 134.
Subdivision regulations — See Ch. 145.
Water resource management — See Ch. 176.
Zoning — See Ch. 180.
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Editor’s Note: This ordinance also superseded former Ch. 89, Floodplain Management, adopted 11-22-2004 by Ord. No. 251.
Those public records entitled "Flood Insurance Study for Carroll County, Maryland and Incorporated Areas" with an effective date of October 2, 2015, with accompanying Flood Insurance Rate Maps with an effective date of 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 Sykesville, are hereby adopted by reference, as the basis for establishing the special flood hazard areas for floodplain management in the Town of Sykesville. 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 ofwhich shall be kept on file in the Town office of the Town of Sykesville, is hereby adopted as the legal basis for implementing floodplain management in the Town of Sykesville.
The Town of Sykesville delegates the responsibility of floodplain management to Carroll County as provided in an executed resolution dated September 14, 2015. Per 44 CFR 59.22(b), the Town Manager or his/her designee is designated as the official responsible for the implementation of floodplain management for the Town of Sykesville 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 this chapter within the corporate limits of the Town of Sykesville.