Thursday, December 3, 2020

9:00AM, Meeting will be live-streamed via

REVISED: Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:07PM
9:00 am


Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

*B. Record Plats


Subdivision Plat No. 220111220, Rosewood Estates
RE-1 zone, 2 lots; located on the north side of Rosewood Manor Lane, approximately 1,200 feet east of Woodfield Road (MD 124); Upper Rock Creek Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat No. 220200290, Butler Farm
AR zone, 3 lots; located on the west side of Davis Mill Road, approximately 2,900 feet north of Wildcat Road; Agriculture and Rural Open Space Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat No. 220200810, Sunnyside
CR zone, 1 lot; located on the northeast side of Old Georgetown Road (MD 187), 550 feet west of Wisconsin Avenue (MD 355); Bethesda Downtown Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

Ruck Property, Administrative Subdivision Plan No. 620190120, Regulatory Review Extension Request No. 2

Request to extend the regulatory review period for Administrative Subdivision Plan No. 620190120 from 11/26/2020 until 2/4/2021: An Application to create one lot on 3.38 acres of land in the AR zone, located on Rocky Road, 2100 feet west of Route 108, SW quadrant of the intersection of Rocky Road and Route 108, Parcel 70, 1980 Preservation of Agricultural & Rural Open Space Functional Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval


J. Casey

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of November 12, 2020

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Planning Director’s Report


Item *3

Creekside at Cabin Branch: Preliminary Plan No. 120200050

Application to create 326 lots and 22 parcels for a residential development consisting of 117 single-family detached units and 208 single-family attached units, including 12.5% MPDUs, and one existing single-family detached dwelling unit for a total of 326 dwelling units; +/-402.6-acres; RNC Zone; Clarksburg West Environmental Overlay Zone; located on the northwest quadrant of the intersection of MD Route 121 (Clarksburg Road) and West
Old Baltimore Road; 2014 Clarksburg Ten Mile Creek Area Limited Amendment.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions





A. Gonzalez

Item 4

Silver Spring Downtown & Adjacent Communities Plan -Planning Board Briefing

Project Update- Community Engagement and Existing Conditions
This briefing to the Planning Board will include an update on the community engagement activities since the scope of work was approved in June 2020 and what the planning team has been hearing.

The second part of the update to the Planning Board will include a briefing on the existing conditions analysis that the team has been conducting and what the briefing book will include when presented to the Planning Board in full in early 2021, along with updates on the project process and schedule.

L. Howerton/A. Margolies

12:00 pm


12:30 pm


Item 5

Corridor Forward: The I-270 Transit Plan

Staff Recommendation: Receive a briefing on the Corridor Forward Plan and provide feedback regarding service areas and initial transit concepts.

P. Reed/J. Cohn

Item 6

Amherst Avenue Separated Bike Lane Project – Alternative Selection

Presentation on the alternatives for the MCDOT Amherst Avenue Separated Bike Lane project





E. Glazier

Item 7

Briefing on New Growth and Infrastructure Policy

Planning staff will update the Planning Board on the newly adopted Growth and Infrastructure Policy (formerly the Subdivision Staging Policy), highlighting how the County Council’s decisions differ from the recommendations included in the Planning Board draft.

Staff Recommendation: Receive briefing

J. Sartori

Item 8

Ashton Village Center Sector Plan Work Session No. 3: Community design, design guidelines, and zoning recommendations, plan mark-ups, and approval of the Planning Board Draft.

Staff Recommendation: Discuss issues and provide direction to staff and approve the Planning Board Draft of the plan.

J. Pratt/R.Duke

4:45 pm