2022 Maryland Sustainable Growth Awards Nominations Open

The Maryland Department of Planning has officially opened nominations for the 2022 Sustainable Growth Awards. 

The Maryland Sustainable Growth Awards celebrate significant achievements by individuals, businesses, organizations and local governments to realize the 12 planning visions adopted by the Maryland General Assembly. The annual awards promote exemplary work that represents or inspires collaboration, innovation, conservation, community impact and quality of life.

The annual awards are presented by the Maryland Department of Planning (Planning) and are the highest level of recognition for managed growth and development in the state. The 2022 Sustainable Growth Award nominations for the tenth annual Maryland Sustainable Growth Awards are being accepted through July 15, 2022.

The Growth Awards are the highest level of recognition for well-planned economic and community development and sustainability in the state.  The ten award recipients we will recognize exemplify a commitment to successful, sustainable communities. We recognize their achievements in leadership and service, community planning and development, and preservation/conservation.

The Maryland Department of Planning is seeking nominations from all parts of the state for the people, projects, organizations, and communities that have advanced innovative policies in furtherance of the 12 Visions.  Nominations are being accepted using the application form below through July 15, 2022 in the categories of Leadership and Service, Sustainable Communities, and Preservation/Conservation.

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