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Chartered 1904 [Cupola] Centennial 2004

Welcome to the Town of Glen Echo, Maryland

Town Ordinances

The Town Charter was revised in 1997.

The Ordinances of the Town of Glen Echo are now being revised by the Town Council with the assistance of the Institute for Government Services of the University of Maryland. As they are finalized, they will be available here for downloading in PDF format.

if you have questions about the ordinances, please contact the Clerk-Treasurer.


Article 19 - Vehicle Control (pdf)(final as amended)

Article 3, 17, 21 Building Permits ordinance(pdf)

Article 3, 17, 21 Building Permits ordinance(word)

Article 23, Competitive Bidding Ordinance(pdf)

Article 23, Competitive Bidding Ordinance(word)

setback ordinance(pdf)

Ordinance to amend section 9(pdf)

Ordinance to amend Article 17, Streets and Sidewalks, to add a new section 17.1 Road Construction Code (pdf)


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Glen Echo, MD 20812
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