Planning Board Returns from Month-long Summer Recess to Hold First Fall Session on September 8

August 31, 2016

Board will review White Flint 2 Sector Plan Working Draft and conduct first work session for the Bicycle Master Plan

SILVER SPRING, MD – The Montgomery County Planning Board, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), will hold its first meeting since its summer recess on Thursday, September 8.

On the Planning Board’s September 8 agenda is the review of the White Flint 2 Sector Plan Working Draft; a work session for the Bicycle Master Plan Framework; and approval of the Sectional Map Amendment to the Westbard Sector Plan, among other items.

The Planning Board has a full agenda during each of its meetings in September to include the following:

-The September 15 meeting will consider a request for approval of the Scope of Work for the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro Area Minor Master Plan.

-On September 22, the Board will hear public testimony and consider requests for water and sewer extensions to various properties. Based on this feedback, the Board will present its recommendations to the County Council at a later date.

-At the last meeting of the month on September 29, the Planning Board will be briefed on implementation issues related to the White Flint 2 Sector Plan.

Planning Board agendas are posted 10 days in advance of the meeting date. For a full list of items on the Board’s agenda and details about each meeting, consult the Planning Board Agenda. The public is invited to attend all open Board sessions.