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1838 Emerald Hill Lane
Westminster, MD 21157
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A Site Plan is a very detailed drawing that is required for land development. A Simplified Site Plan is for less intensive projects that meet the requirements of Section 164-209 of the City Code. The Director of Community Planning and Development reviews and approves Simplified Site Plans.
City of Westminster offices are located at: 45 W. Main St. Westminster MD 21157 Ph: 410-848-9002.
The owner / developer must complete and submit an Application and Certificate for Payment to the City (410-848-9002) to process the request for release with City inspection staff.
A Public Works Agreement (PWA) is a legal contract between the owner / developer and the City of Westminster that guarantees public works and related items are completed. This document must be signed and notarized by all applicable individuals and a bond is required before work begins.
After all approvals have been received by city and county agencies and the Director of Community Planning and Development determines the project is ready for Planning and Zoning Commission consideration.
It depends on the complexity of the project. But allow for 4-6 months depending on all the approvals required. However, due to current shortfalls in water supply, this time frame is not certain if the project does not have water allocation from Westminster.