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In areas of special flood hazard and shaded X-Zones, temporary flood shields, stairs and ramps shall comply with Sections G308.6 and G308.7 of Appendix G of the New York City Building Code and shall be permitted in accordance with plans approved by the department subject to the following conditions:
  1. Such flood shields, stairs and ramps shall project no more than one foot (305 mm) beyond the street line.
  2. Such flood shields, stairs and ramps shall be removed in a timely manner after a flood event.

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