2013 Maryland Code
§ 8-730 - Signs for which permit may not be issued

MD Transp Code § 8-730 (2013) What's This?


The Administration may not issue a permit for any outdoor sign along or near any federal-aid primary highway, if the sign:

(1) Imitates or resembles any official traffic sign, signal, or device;

(2) Is erected or maintained on any tree or painted or drawn on any rock or other natural feature;

(3) Is erected or maintained in a way that:

(i) Obscures or otherwise interferes with the effectiveness of an official traffic sign, signal, or device; or

(ii) Obstructs or interferes with a driver’s view of approaching, merging, or intersecting traffic;

(4) Is located within 250 feet of any public park, public forest, playground, or cemetery that is adjacent to a federal-aid primary highway; or

(5) Is along or near a scenic byway located on the federal-aid primary highway.

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