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REVISED: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:57PM
9:00 am


Item 8


Pursuant to Section 3-305(b)(7) of the General Provisions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland – Consult with Counsel to Obtain Legal Advice.

M. Mills

9:15 am


Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

1. SAR East Village at North Bethesda Gateway Site Plan 82014018A – MCPB No. 21-010


2. Grosvenor Improvements Preliminary Forest Conservation Plan SC2020015 – MCPB No. 21-016

*B. Record Plats


Subdivision Plat No. 220200380, 220200580 – 220200620, 220200640 – 220200650, Amalyn Bethesda
R-90 zone; 171 lots, 46 parcels; located approximately between the northern terminus of Greentree Road and the western terminus of Greyswood Road; North Bethesda / Garrett Park Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items


Wheaton Headquarters Lease (Term) Approval (2425 Reedie Drive, Wheaton, MD 20902)

Planning Board approval and County Council approval are required when the lease term exceeds 20 years.

Staff Recommendation: Approve Wheaton Headquarters lease agreement (term) between M-NCPPC and Montgomery County.

L. Lewis

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of  February 11, 2021

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report


Item 3

Subdivision Regulation Amendment No. 21-01: Exemptions – Farm Alcohol Production and Agritourism

SRA 21-01 would add an exemption from platting any parcel in the AR Zone used for farm alcohol production or accessory agricultural tourism.
Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 3/02/21)

B. Berbert

Item 4

Halpine View Real Property Disposition: Mandatory Referral, No. MR2021014

Disposition of County-owned property; located off Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville MD; zoned CRT 1.25, C-0.25, R-1.25, H-85; within the 2019 Veirs Mill Corridor Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval and Transmittal of comments to Montgomery County Department of General Services

L. Estrada

Item 5

9221 Colesville Road, Conditional Use No. CU202103

Request to transmit comments to the Hearing Examiner on a Conditional Use application to operate a Home Health Practitioner within an existing home, with a maximum of 6 staff persons on-site at 9221 Colesville Road, Silver Spring; 0.72 acres; R-60 Zone; 2000 North and West Silver Spring Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

K. Mencarini

Item 6

Silver Spring Downtown & Adjacent Communities Plan – Planning Board Briefing
Project Update – Briefing on the Office/Retail Market Study by Consultant PES

Staff will brief the Planning Board on the findings of the Office/Retail Market Study conducted by Consultant PES for downtown Silver Spring.

T. Fawley-King

12:05 pm


Note: Lunch break is tentative.

12:30 pm


Item 7

Thrive Montgomery 2050 Worksession No. 9: Conclusion how the ideas in this Plan can be implemented. Briefing on Equity Focused Areas analysis

Revised (redlined) drafts of the Complete Communities and Parks and Recreation chapters.

Staff Recommendation: Discuss issues and provide direction to staff

ATTACHMENT 1 – Conclusion Chapter Draft

ATTACHMENT 2 – Summary of all Comments with Staff Responses for Implementation

K. Afzal/C. McCarthy

2:30 pm