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Development Review Committee

The Development Review Committee (DRC) is an inter-agency task force comprised of representatives from public agencies and utilities such as WSSC, PEPCO, the State Highway Administration, and the county Departments of Permitting Services, Environmental Protection, and Public Works and Transportation.

DRC members discuss the application with planning staff at a regularly scheduled meeting — not more than three weeks after the application has been accepted. Each agency, providing comments for the DRC meeting, does so in writing. Planners then prepare recommendations that are presented to the Planning Board as part of the public hearing on the proposed site plan.

DRC meetings are open to the public but are not public hearings.

Upon request, staff will meet with community representatives to discuss relevant issues. To schedule a meeting concerning a plan, please contact the Information Counter at 301-495-4610.


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Past Meetings

Past DRC meeting agendas with links to recordings for each item in the agenda are available below. These agendas with the recordings can also be found within our DAIC web page for each project. View past years’ agendas. Recordings of DRC meetings prior to November 23, 2021 are available upon request as we work to make previous recording available online. Contact the Planning Department’s Information Counter to receive past recordings.

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, July 2, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, June 18, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, June 4, 2024

REVISED DRC Schedule, Tuesday, May 21, 2024

DRC-Schedule, Tuesday, May 7, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, April 23, 2024

DRC-Schedule, Tuesday, April 9, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, March 26, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, March 12, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, February 27, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, February 13, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, January 30, 2024

DRC Schedule, Tuesday, January 16, 2024

DRC Notice for January 2, 2024