THE MARYLAND-NATIONAL CAPITAL PARK AND PLANNING COMMISSION
For Immediate Release:
Thursday, November 30, 2023
Prince George’s County Planning Board and Planning Department Announce
December 2023 Events and Meetings
LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Planning Board and the Prince George’s County Planning Department of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission announce their upcoming public events and meetings for December 2023. For more details, review the list of events and meetings below or visit www.pgplanningboard.org and www.pgplanning.org. Events and meetings are subject to change.
NOTE: The M-NCPPC Prince George’s County Planning Board and Planning Department offices have relocated to Largo, MD. The new address is 1616 McCormick Drive, Largo, MD 20774.
Prince George’s County Planning Board Meetings
Thursday, December 7 | 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, December 14 | 10:00 a.m.
The Prince George’s County Planning Board meets virtually on Thursdays to consider planning, zoning, subdivision, and other matters within its jurisdiction. The meetings may be viewed via live streaming video. Public participation is encouraged either through a phone bridge or by using GoTo Meeting. Everyone who wishes to speak at the Planning Board meeting must register online by Noon on the Tuesday, two days prior to the Planning Board meeting. Written comments, documents, and exhibits must be received via email, fax, or mail by Noon on the Tuesday before the Planning Board meeting to be included in the record. For more details, visit: www.pgplanningboard.org.
The Active Transportation Advisory Group Meeting
Monday, December 4 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
The Active Transportation Advisory Group holds virtual quarterly meetings to discuss general issues impacting bicycle, pedestrian, and share use paths in Prince George’s County. Register in advance to attend.
Port Towns Sector Plan and Sectional Map Amendment Kickoff Meeting
Wednesday, December 6 | 6:00 p.m.
The Prince George’s County Planning Department will host an in-person public kickoff meeting for the Port Towns Sector Plan and Sectional Map Amendment and Sector Plan at the Colmar Manor Town Hall. The project re-examines the Port Towns area for redevelopment possibilities through the lens of zoning, land use, market conditions and environmental constraints. The Plan will replace the 2009 Approved Port Towns Sector Plan and Sectional Map Amendment to identify updated, achievable, and realistic long-term vision, goals, policies, and strategies for the area. Attendees are encouraged to register in advance. Virtual participation also available via Zoom. Details to access the virtual meeting will be on the project website: https://pgplan.org/porttowns.
Riverdale Park Legacy Mixed-Use Town Center Design Review Committee Public Meeting
Wednesday, December 6 | 7:30 p.m.
Hosted by the Prince George’s County Planning Department, the Riverdale Park Legacy Mixed-Use Town Center Design Review Committee meeting will be held virtually. For meeting details, visit https://www.mncppc.org/3352/Riverdale-Park-LMUTC.
RT 1 Land Redevelopment Study Community Meeting and Briefing
Thursday, December 7 | 6:30 p.m.
The Prince George’s County Planning Department will host a Community Presentation and Briefing on the U.S. Route 1 Land Redevelopment Study at the Beltsville Community Center, 3900 Sellman Road, Beltsville, Maryland. Planning staff will brief residents and area stakeholders on ways to improve the study area along the Route 1 Corridor boundary from Quimby Avenue to Sunnyside Avenue, adjacent to the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center and the immediate surrounding neighborhoods. Attendees are encouraged to register in advance.
Subdivision and Development Review Committee Meeting
Friday, December 8 | 9:30 a.m.
Friday, December 22 | 9:30 a.m.
Subdivision and Development Review Committee (SDRC) is a coordination and interagency meeting early in the development review process with the applicant and M-NCPPC staff, where the public can be invited to virtually view the meeting only. The meetings are held virtually and may be viewed via live streaming video. The agendas are posted online.
Prince George’s County Historic Preservation Commission
Tuesday, December 19 | 6:30 p.m.
Hosted by the Prince George’s County Planning Department, the Prince George’s County Historic Preservation Commission meeting will be held virtually on the third Tuesday of the month. For meeting details, visit pgplanning.org/496/Whats-New, call 301-952-3680, or email HistoricPreservation@ppd.mncppc.org.
M-NCPPC Full Commission Meeting
Wednesday, December 20 | 10:00 a.m.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission will hold its Full Commission meeting in a hybrid format from the Parks and Recreation Administration Building in Riverdale and via videoconference. Agenda packets will be available online.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission encourages the participation of persons with disabilities in all its programs and services. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program start date to request and receive a disability accommodation. Call the Public Affairs Office at 301-952-3038, email PublicAffairs@ppd.mncppc.org, or complete the online form.
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