August 28, 2012 by FofFC
Filed under Chesapeake Bay, Environmental Site Design, OurCommonWEalth and All Things Sustainable, Protecting Waterways, Reading Material, Urban Revitalization and Infill, Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP)
Across the country, communities are struggling with how to fix and replace failing and outdated infrastructure and meet new demand to manage stormwater and protect clean water. American Rivers worked with the American Society of Landscape Architects, ECONorthwest, and the Water Environment Federation to release the Banking-on-Green report to build on the current understanding of the [...]
STAND IN SOLIDARITY FOR YOUR COMMUNITY: May 2nd 5-6pm at TJ High School
Here’s the truth on the county budget Budget baloney Originally published April 18, 2012 It is time for the truth about the county budget.Since Blaine Young has been in office, the county budget has grown. Contrary to the rhetoric, the budget has grown, spending has increased, and so has the size of government!
2-21-12 Public Hearing: Will the BOCC give developers, lobbyists/lawyers the power to negotiate the adequacy of our schools and roads?
Public Hearing tonight: 2/21 @ 7PM
December 20, 2011 by FofFC
Filed under Distribution Material, Municipal Growth: addressing the hidden costs of sprawl in New Market, Public Meetings and Workshops, Spread the Word!
Maryland Department of Planning’s Sustainable Growth Commission
December 14, 2011 by FofFC
Filed under Government Affairs: budget, privatization, land use policies, Growing Smart with Adequate Public Services, Share your Opinion on Policy, Spread the Word!
PlanMaryland promotes public good Originally published December 14, 2011 FNP
November 9, 2011 by FofFC
Filed under Government Affairs: budget, privatization, land use policies, Growing Smart with Adequate Public Services, Preserving Farms and Open Space, Share your Opinion on Policy
Why can’t Johnny walk to school? (Soon, he might)
Current Growth Policies versus Smart Growth Scenarios: comparison of costs and environmental implications
October 10, 2011 by FofFC
Filed under Changes in Comprehensive Zoning 2011, Distribution Material, Government Affairs: budget, privatization, land use policies, Growing Smart with Adequate Public Services, Protecting Waterways, Share your Opinion on Policy, Spread the Word!
Data table from PlanMaryland (page 2-27).