Better Protection for Stream Buffers

Thanks to the County Council for passing Bill No. 15-12, Modifying Permitted Uses in Waterbody Buffers. Sponsored by Council Member Jerry Donald, the bill prohibits impervious surfaces, open shelters, and pole structures in waterbody buffers, and stipulates requirements that must be met for trails, roads, and utilities to be located in buffers. Better protection ofContinue reading “Better Protection for Stream Buffers”