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Are We Paving Paradise?

One of the hardiest perennials of the political landscape is the idea that real estate developers are cutting down vast swaths of forests and tree canopy and paving over our…

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Staff Recommends Tweaks to Montgomery GIP

The Montgomery Planning Department staff’s preliminary recommendations for modifications to the Growth and Infrastructure Policy (GIP), the rules governing developer contributions to public infrastructure, would align the policy more closely…

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Moore Housing for Maryland

The Moore administration’s newly-unveiled housing agenda includes some courageous proposals – including preemption of local land use rules to upzone property for affordable housing near transit – but its geographic…

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