Thursday, July 1, 2021

9:00AM, Meeting will be live-streamed via www.montgomeryplanningboard.org.



REVISED: Friday, June 25, 2021 - 4:41PM
9:00 am

PLANNING BOARD MEETING

Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

1. Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary Final Forest Conservation Plan No. SC2020007 – MCPB No. 21-041

*B. Record Plats

Subdivision Plat No. 220210570, B.H. Warner’s Addition to Kensington
R-60 zone; 1 lot; located on the west side of Warfield Street, 300 feet south of Howard Avenue; Kensington Sector Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

5225 Pooks Hill Road, CU202108

R-H, 24.7 acres. Request to transmit comments to the Hearing Examiner on a Conditional Use application to allow a retail/service establishment (massage therapy) within the Arcade Level of the multi-unit high rise, Promenade Towers. Located on Pooks Hill Road approximately 400 feet west of Linden Avenue; 1990 Bethesda-Chevy Chase Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions (Action required for Hearing by Hearing Examiner, date July 23, 2021)

ATTACHMENT

G. Bogdan

Iglesia Vida Nueva Church: Preliminary Plan No. 120210020, Regulatory Review Extension Request No. 1

Request to extend the regulatory review period for an additional three months until November 5, 2021; Application to create one lot for a religious assembly with capacity for up to 294 persons; 4.1 acres; RE-2C; located approximately 800 feet from the intersection of Old Columbia Pike and Randolph Road; Fairland Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of the extension request
A. Gonzalez

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of June 17, 2021

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report

Item *3

ELP Bethesda at Rock Spring, Sketch Plan No. 320210030, Preliminary Plan No. 120210040

A. Sketch Plan No. 320210030: Request to redevelop the property with a 2,353,236 sf continuing care retirement community; located at 10400 Fernwood Rd, Bethesda; 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.
B. Preliminary Plan No. 120210040: Request to redevelop the property with a 2,353,236 sf continuing care retirement community comprised of up to 1,300 independent living units; 210 assisted living and memory care units; 50 units of skilled nursing care, and up to 5,300 square feet of retail; located at 10400 Fernwood Rd, Bethesda; 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 with Conditions

E. Tettelbaum

Item 4

Great Seneca Science Corridor Minor Master Plan Amendment Worksession No. 2: Draft Mark-Up

Staff Recommendation: Discussion and provide guidance to staff Discussion, review and approval of the Planning Board Draft for transmittal to the County Executive and County Council.

M. Hill

Item 5

Anna Gonzalez Group Day Care, Conditional Use No. CU202107

Request to increase capacity of existing daycare from 8 to 12 children on a 5,186 square foot lot in the R-60 Zone; located at 9803 Montauk Avenue, Bethesda, within the 1992 North Bethesda Garrett Park Master Plan area.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions
(Action required for Hearing by Hearing Examiner on July 19, 2021)

A. Savage

Item *6

Kilmain ETC (Parcel P440): Preliminary Plan No. 120200180

Application to create 9 lots for 8 new single-family detached dwelling units and one existing single-family detached dwelling unit, and a 323.76 acre farm remainder, on the northside of Whites Ferry Road (MD 107), west of Poolesville, approximately 3,000 feet southeast of Wasche Road; 355.35 acres, 1980 Preservation of Agricultural & Rural Open Space Functional Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

J. Casey

Item 9

Environmental Guidelines Draft Updates – Work Session

Work Session on limited draft updates to the Environmental Guidelines to incorporate the requirements of the Approved and Adopted 10 Mile Creek Master Plan Amendment to the Clarksburg Master Plan, the Clarksburg East and Clarksburg West Overlay Zones, the 10 Mile Creek Special Protection Area, technical updates to reflect local and State changes approved since the last update in 2000, and redrafted figures.
Staff Recommendation: Approval of Updates to the Environmental Guidelines

M. Symborski

Item 8

2021 Local Area Transportation Review (LATR) Guidelines

Planning staff will brief the Planning Board on proposed revisions to these Guidelines resulting from changes made by the County Council with the recent adoption of 2020-2024 Growth & Infrastructure Policy (GIP).
Staff Recommendation: Planning Board Approval

ATTACHMENT

E. Graye

Item 11

Post-Pandemic Traffic Counts Data Collection Policy

The Planning Board will be briefed on a Planning staff recommendation to return to the acceptance of new traffic counts collected, without the application of an adjustment factor, after county public schools open for the coming school year.

Staff Recommendation: Planning Board Discussion
J. Sartori/E. Graye

ADDED

12:25 pm

LUNCH

1:00 pm

PLANNING BOARD MEETING CONTINUES

Item 7

Connected DMV Regional Economic Development Strategy 1.0 Informational Briefing

Staff Recommendation: Information briefing only, jointly by Planning staff and Geoff King and George Thomas of Connected DMV. Connected DMV already published the final REDS 1.0.

T. Stern/B. Kraft

1:45 pm

ADJOURN

2:40 pm

JOINT MEETING OF THE MARYLAND-NATIONAL CAPITAL PARK AND PLANNNING COMMISSION

Item 10

CLOSED SESSION

Executive Session–Pursuant to the General Provisions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland Art. § 3-305(b)(7) and (b)(9), for the purpose to consult with Counsel to obtain legal advice; and to conduct collective bargaining negotiations or consider matters that relate to the negotiations.

3:10 pm

ADJOURN