Community Based Programs Application

Baltimore City Department of Transportation Community Based Programs Application

This application is to be used for Art in the Right-Of-Way, Signage, Tactical Urbanism, Greening, Parklet and Plaza projects. Should the demonstration last more than one day leading into a season a Memorandum of Understanding will need to be signed by the supporting community association. The community association must be in good standing with the Maryland Department of Taxation and must also provide proof of liability insurance. There are no fees attached to Community Based Programs Application or for review of drawings/plans, but there may be fees for the Maintenance of Traffic for the installation of the project- this will need to be discussed with the ROW office in charge of Block Parties/Special Events. Submissions are reviewed for 2-3 weeks by all necessary departments and divisions. Comments will be sent and revisions should be resubmitted when requested. The City will then approve or disapprove the Application.

Right of Way Art - pertains to horizontal art in crosswalks, alleys, and intersections

Signage - examples of signs the City is Interested in owning fall under the following categories Community Name Signs, Industrial Park Signs, Historic Sites Signs, Museum Signs, National Historic Landmark Signs, Historical Marker Signs, Program Recognition Signs (recognizing the Department of Transportation’s role with partnerships in certain programs) , Hospital Signs, General Services Signs, Reference Location Signs, Business District Signs

Tactical Urbanism, Greening and Plazas - may require additional coordination with Miss Utility

Parklets - Manual available upon request
 


Community Based Programs Application

Please navigate to the link below to determine the ownership: http://gis-baltimore.opendata.arcgis.com/datasets/b41551f53345445fa05b554cd77b3732_0?geometry=-77.248%2C39.202%2C-75.941%2C39.388
If the desired location is NOT a right of way, Please contact The Department of Planning at: [email protected] phone: 410-396-7526 https://planning.baltimorecity.gov/sites/default/files/planning%20districts%2036x48_0117.pdf
Roadway Functional Classification and Official Truck Routes can be found here: https://transportation.baltimorecity.gov/map-gallery-0 (Please note in general ROW Art , Parklets and Tactical Urbanism projects on principle arterials and truck routes is strongly discouraged. Non colored streets are local streets)
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Please submit a sketch of the intervention being proposed with dimensions. Artwork and Signage may not be overly religious, show logos, violence, profanity , include telephone numbers, Internet addresses, or resemble any form of a traffic control device. Colors typically used for traffic control devices should be avoided.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Is this an appropriate application for solving the identified problem? (Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices MUTCD will be able to help guide the answer to these questions)Section 3B.18 has Crosswalk Markings : https://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/ https://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/resources/interpretations/3_09_24.htm#fn4 *
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg png pdf doc docx.