Frederick County - Solar Ordinance (Maryland)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maryland

Applies to County Frederick County, Maryland

Name Frederick County - Solar Ordinance
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Solar Photovoltaics
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector Local

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This ordinance permits solar arrays in any zoning district in Frederick County under the conditions that the total square footage of the array does not exceed that of the principle structure and the footprint of an individual array does not exceed the greater of (1)one-half of the footprint of the principle structure or (2)600 square feet.