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Planning Information

For questions about zoning, master plans, property information, development plans, and publications, visit us in person at our Information Counter at Planning Headquarters:
8787 Georgia Ave, 2nd floor, Silver Spring
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Call 301-495-4610 or contact us by e-mail

Community Outreach

For questions about meetings, the Planning Board, the Commission, community and umbrella organizations, events, or advice on how to comment on an issue before the Planning Board call 301-495-4600 or e-mail us.

For questions about community and umbrella organizations call 301-495-4601.

Phone Directory

Planning Board Chair’s Office 301-495-4605  
Area 1 301-495-4580  
Area 2 301-495-4630  
Area 3 301-495-4645  
Development Applications & Regulatory Coordination 301-495-4550  
Functional Planning & Policy 301-495-4520  
Historic Preservation 301-563-3400 contact
Information Counter 301-495-4610 email
Legal 301-495-4646  
Management Services 301-495-4560  
Planning Director 301-495-4500  
Research and Special Projects Division 301-650-5600 email

Staff Directory

Use our Employee Search to find detailed contact information such as phone numbers and e-mail addresses by name, Division and/or location. Also see our organization chart.

Research Questions

For questions about population, income, commercial development, the local economy, 301-650-5600, or e-mail us.


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Last Updated: April 26, 2018