On September 30th, the Maryland Department of Planning (MDP) will be hosting a Planning Directors Roundtable Video Conference from 10:00am to Noon.
MDP plans on discussing a range of useful topics including:
Compatible Use and Development with Military Installations
Learn about Maryland’s Compatible Use Project and development of resources that are promoting compatibility in support of the Department of Defense mission between local communities and the state’s military installations.
Brownfields – Technical & Financial Assistance
Get up to speed about Maryland brownfield redevelopment opportunities, including recent U.S. EPA grant projects in Maryland, federal and state technical and financial assistance offerings, brownfield reuse trends, and upcoming events.
MDOT – Planning Initiatives: Statewide Transit Plan and Maryland CAV Strategic Framework and Local Roles
Find out what is happening with the 50-Year Statewide Transit Plan and learn about the vision of coordinated local, regional, and intercity transit across the state. Hear also about the Maryland Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAV) Strategic Framework, which is meant to inform, guide, and empower stakeholders, particularly local governments, to build their own implementation plans for CAV within their work and life environments.
Census Data Release and the Redistricting Data
Get an update on the release of Census data; learn how to access the data and discuss specific purposes/uses for Census data.
Updates on Planning & Other State Agency Initiatives
Planning and our state partners have been working on a variety of projects. We will provide you the latest updates on the Statewide Building Permit Reporting System Initiative; Land Preservation, Parks and Recreation Plan technical assistance; and updates on the Generalized Zoning and Land Use Map projects. Staff will be available to answer questions (Maryland Department of Planning).