Site Plan Requirements for Building Permits

                                                              

DORCHESTER COUNTY PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE

PO BOX 107

CAMBRIDGE, MARYLAND 21613

PHONE:  410-228-3234

FAX:  410-228-1563

 

SITE PLAN REQUIREMENTS FOR BUILDING PERMITS

 

Every application for a building permit, signed by the applicant, shall be accompanied by:

 

 

            1.         plans, drawn approximately to scale, showing the shape and

    dimensions of the lot to be used or built upon;

 

            2.         the exact location, size and height of any building or structure to be

    erected or altered;

 

            3.         the existing or intended use of each lot or building, and show location of  

    all existing structures;

 

            4.         the number of family or housekeeping units the building is intended

    to accommodate;

 

            5.         All lot dimensions on these plans shall be based on actual survey or

    deed description; 

 

            6.         location of existing forest and woodland;

 

            7.         other information with regard to the lot and neighboring lots as may be

    necessary to determine compliance

 

IF YOUR PROPERTY IS IN THE CRITICAL AREA (WITHIN 1000’ OF TIDAL WATER OR WETLANDS) THE FOLLOWING MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED:

 

 

            8.         dimensions of all existing improvements (dwellings, accessory structures,

    sidewalks, patios, driveways, and concrete pads;

 

            9.         location of all streams, waterways and wetlands.

  

  

I CERTIFY THAT I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR SUBMITTING THE ABOVE REQUIRED INFORMATION AND THAT I UNDERSTAND THE PLANNING OFFICE WILL RELY ON THIS INFORMATION FOR PURPOSES OF DETERMINING COMPLIANCE WITH COUNTY LAWS.

  

  

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