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REVISED: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 10:55AM
9:00 am


Item 6


According to MD ANN Code, General Provisions Article, §3-305(b)(3), to consider the acquisition of real property for a public purpose and matters directly related to the acquisition.

B. Sandberg

9:15 am


Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

1. Lake Potomac Preliminary Plan 12013028A MCPB No. 21-033

2. Flats at Knowles Station Site Plan 820210030 MCPB No. 21-026

3. Forest Conservation In-Lieu Fee and Administrative Penalty Rate MCPB No. 21-039

*B. Record Plats


Subdivision Plat No. 220200440, West Chevy Chase
R-60 zone; 1 lot; located on the north side of De Russey Parkway, 425 feet west of Offutt Road; Bethesda – Chevy Chase Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat Nos. 220200750 and 220200760, Edgemoor
CR zone; 2 lots; located in the southeast quadrant of the intersection of Woodmont Avenue and Hampden Lane; Bethesda Downtown Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

Takoma Junction, Preliminary Plan 120190150 & Site Plan 820190090, Extension Request No. 4

NR 0.75 H 50 and Takoma Park/East Silver Spring Overlay zone, 1.25 acres, fourth request to extend review from April 29, 2021 to September 16, 2021, for one lot for up to 40,761 square feet on non-residential uses; located on Carroll Avenue, 90 feet west of
Sycamore Avenue; Takoma Park Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of Extension

E. Hisel-McCoy

ELP Bethesda at Rock Spring, Sketch Plan No. 320210030, Preliminary Plan No. 120210040 Regulatory Extension Request #2

Request to extend the regulatory review period from May 6, 2021 to July 29, 2021 for a continuing care retirement community with up to 1,300 independent living units, 210 assisted living/memory care units, a 50-unit skilled nursing facility, and 5,300 square feet of retail; located at 10400 Fernwood Rd, Bethesda; on approximately 33.64 acres of land zoned CRF 1.5, C-0.75, R-1.5, H-150; within the Rock Spring Sector Plan area.
Staff Recommendation: Approval of the Extension Request

E. Tettelbaum

Milestone Senior Germantown: Preliminary Plan No. 120210110, Regulatory Review Extension Request No. 2

Request to extend the regulatory review period for 3 months until August 1, 2021; an Application to create one lot for a five-story independent senior living facility with up to 111 dwelling units, north of the intersection of Frederick Road and High Point Drive; 2.64 acres; R-90 Zone; 2009 Germantown Employment Area Sector Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of Extension Request

J. Server

Freeman Property: Administrative Subdivision Plan No. 620190140, Regulatory Review Extension Request No. 5

Request to extend the regulatory review period for 3 months until August 2, 2021; an Application to create two lots; on Sugarland Road 1,200 feet northeast of Sugarland Lane; 7.65 acres; R-200 Zone; 1980 Agricultural and Rural Open Space Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of Extension Request

J. Server


PSTA Site: Extension Request for Preliminary Plan No. 120200100, Regulatory Review Extension Request No. 5

Fifth request to extend the regulatory review period for four additional months, from May 5, 2021 through September 9, 2021.
The Application will subdivide Montgomery County’s former Public Safety Training Academy site that was vacated in 2016, for the creation of 288 buildable lots and approximately 25 parcels for the future construction of 645 residential units, public open space, HOA parcels, and roads; Located within the Life Sciences Center West District of the 2010 Great Seneca Science Corridor Master Plan; Located east of Darnestown Road, west of Great Seneca Highway (MD 119) and south of Key West Highway (MD 28); 44.8-acres of land in the CR-1.0, C-0.5, R-1.0, H-150 Zone. This Preliminary Plan is associated with a separate Mandatory Referral application for dispossession of County-owned land.

Staff Recommendation: Approve the Extension Request

T. Graham

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of April 15, 2021

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Planning Director’s Report

Item 3


6940 Seven Locks Road (Franklin Property), Administrative Subdivision No. 620210070

Request to convert the existing parcel to a lot to allow the owner to raze the existing single-family detached dwelling and construct a new single-family detached dwelling. Located at 6940 Seven Locks Road approximately 300 feet west of Cypress Grove Lane; 1990 Bethesda-Chevy Chase Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

J. Bush

Item 4

Resolution of Adoption for the Shady Grove Sector Plan Minor Master Plan Amendment

Staff Recommendation: Approve the Resolution of Adoption for Transmission to the full Commission.

N. Yearwood

Item 5

Washington Grove Connector – Crabbs Branch Extension

Washington Grove Connector – Crabbs Branch Extension – Montgomery County Department of Transportation officials will provide a technical briefing on the Washington Grove Connector sidepath facility planning study and the Crabbs Branch Extension to Amity Drive facility planning study, including public input received to-date.

S. Aldrich

10:45 am