County Commissioners Public Notices


PUBLIC NOTICE - August 7, 2013

CHR4-2013 Microwbrewery Legislation

THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY, MARYLAND

August 6, 2013 Legislative Session Day
Legislative Session Day August 6, 2013
CODE HOME RULE
BILL NO. 4-2013

INTRODUCED BY: Ronald H. Fithian, President of the Board of County Commissioners for Kent County, Maryland.

AN ACT to amend Article V, Section 11.2 and Article XI, Section 2 Definitions, of the Kent County Land Use Ordinance to add a permitted use and include the definition of Microbrewery.


THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY

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Ronald H. Fithian, President

INTRODUCED, read first time, August 6, 2013, ordered posted and public hearing scheduled on the 27th day of August, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the County Commissioners Hearing Room, R. Clayton Mitchell, Jr., Kent County Government Center, 400 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland.


By Order of:

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Sondra M. Blackiston, Clerk


PUBLIC HEARING

HAVING been posted and notice of time and place of hearing and copies having been made available to the public and the press, a public hearing was held on August 27, 2013. Reported favorably [with] [without] amendments; read second time and ordered to be considered on September 3, 2013 a legislative session day.



A BILL ENTITLED

AN ACT to amend Article V, Section 11.2 and Article XI, Section 2 Definitions, , of the Kent County Land Use Ordinance to add a permitted use and include the definition of Microbrewery.

Amend Article V, Section 11.2, Commercial District Permitted Uses, of the Kent County Land Use Ordinance by adding the following new permitted use:

13. MICROBREWERY AS DEFINED BY THE STATE OF MARYLAND

Amend Article XI, Section 2, Definitions, by adding the following new definition:

190.5 MICROBREWERY A FACILITY IN WHICH BEER IS BREWED FOR DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMPTION, AND WHICH POSSESSES THE APPROPRIATE LICENSE FROM THE STATE OF MARYLAND. TASTING ROOMS FOR THE CONSUMPTION OF ON-SITE PRODUCED BEER ARE PERMITTED ON THE PREMISES.

BE IT FURTHER ENACTED by the County Commissioners of Kent County that this Act shall take effect on the 13h day of September, 2013.

Read Third Time ______________________

PASSED this ________ day of ______________________, 2013

Failed of Passage __________________________

By Order of:

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Sondra M. Blackiston, Clerk


THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KENT COUNTY
(SEAL) ____________________________________
Ronald H. Fithian, President

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William W. Pickrum, Member

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William A. Short, Member

ORDERED a fair summary thereof of the entire bill shall be published in at least one newspaper of general circulation in the County, not less than three times at weekly intervals within a four week period.