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Code Compliance/Forestry

The Code Compliance/Forestry Division investigates non-permitted complaints involving unauthorized development and construction activities.

 
 

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The Code Compliance Division investigates non-permitted complaints involving unauthorized development and construction activities both within and outside the County’s Chesapeake Bay Critical Area. The County’s Zero “Tolerance Policy” mandate Code Compliance Inspectors to investigate reported violations and pursue civil charges to the fullest extent of the law. Excessive, non-permitted violations are referred to the County’s Office of Law for criminal charges.  

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Forestry Program

Anne Arundel County’s Forestry Program is housed within the Code Compliance Division. The Forestry Program administers the reforestation and afforestation requirements of the Critical Area Program, and the Maryland Forest Conservation Act. A primary component of this program is the coordination of voluntary reforestation projects with landowners and community associations. For more information please call 410-222-7441.

Forestry Program Resources
Off-site Reforestation Banks Participants