2021 Maryland Statutes
Transportation
Title 8 - Highways
Subtitle 6 - Construction and Maintenance
Part IX - Miscellaneous Provisions
Section 8-648 - Storm Drain Covers in Highways

    Any new or replacement storm drain cover, installed on a street or highway in the State, after January 1, 1980, shall consist of:

        (1)    Bars running perpendicular to the flow of traffic on the highway;

        (2)    A grating composed of intersecting bars; or

        (3)    Other designs approved by the Department of Transportation which meet safety design criteria as well as engineering and structural design demands.

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