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Fiscal Year 2013 was a great set of twelve months for the Department of General Services, with accomplishments in planning, fleet maintenance, facilities management and more! Follow this link to view the FY2013 report: DGS FY2013 Accomplishments

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Street Vendor Rules and Regulations

Monday, December 08, 2014

On 6/16/2014 Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake signed City Council Bill 14—0305  Mobile and Other Street Vendors - Licensing and Regulation.  The legislation provided for certain rules and regulations to be developed by the Department of General Services to outline operational details of process, standards, licensing, etc… We are posting these rules and regulations on the Street Vendor program and initiating a public comment period of 30 days.

To provide public comment on these rules and regulations email your comments to Ms. LaTonya Dutton at LaTonya.Dutton@baltimorecity.gov and include “Comments—Street Vendor Rules and Regulations” in the subject of your email.

Please provide any comment and feedback by 12/31/14 11:59pm.   Following the close of the public comment period, the Department  will announce a public hearing for interested parties to review and discuss public comment on the rules and regulations under consideration.   A copy of the rules and regulations can be found here.


“Preserve the Past, Maintain the Present, Build a Sustainable Future!”

The Department of General Services (DGS) was created on July 1, 2009, having been a division of the Department of Public Works. DGS endeavors to make the City of Baltimore a leader in municipal energy efficiency, an innovator in the application of technology and a sustainable steward of government and community resources. And, our team saves taxpayers nearly $6 million each year through energy efficiency projects.

The Department of General Services has five divisions which provide services to City agencies and residents of Baltimore:

Fleet Management

Fleet Management effectively manages the City’s vehicle operations and facilities.

Facilities Maintenance

Facilities Maintenance provides efficient operation, maintenance and improvement of City owned buildings.

Design & Construction/Major Projects

Planning, Design and Construction provides the design, engineering, management and inspection of City-funded construction projects and manages property records for all properties located within the city limits.

Energy

Energy monitors citywide energy use and the development of energy-efficiency improvements to City facilities

Right-of-Way Services

Right-of-Way Services oversees the issuance and enforcement of Right-of-Way (ROW) permits. The Special Events web portal begins here and permit forms can be downloaded. Call (410)396-4508 for information.


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Steve Sharkey

Director
800 Abel Wolman Municipal Building
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 396-3704
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Temporary Use of Right of Way

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