City Code & Charter

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The Official Rockville City Code and Charter was adopted January 14, 2013 and is published online as a convenience to community members. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of material published online. The official edition of the City Code is the printed version maintained by the City Clerk.

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A copy of the Official Rockville City Code or individual chapters are available to the public. To buy the publication, visit the Municode Store.


An ordinance is a law adopted by Rockville's City Council. Ordinances usually amend, repeal or supplement the Municipal Code, provide zoning specifications or appropriate money for specific purposes. Click here to view descriptions of ordinances from 2010-2023.

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A resolution is a formal expression of opinion or intention of the City Council. Resolutions usually become effective upon their adoption. Click here to view descriptions of resolutions from 2010-2023.

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