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REVISED: Friday, March 15, 2019 - 11:35AM
Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

*B. Record Plat


Subdivision Plat No. 220190310, Chevy Chase View
R-90 zone, 3 lots,1 outlot; located in the northwest corner of the intersection of Saul Road and Gartrell Place; Kensington – Wheaton Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items


Westfield Montgomery, Preliminary Plan 12005018C and Site Plan 82005003E, Regulatory Extension Request #1:

Request to extend the regulatory review period from April 18, 2019 to July 18, 2019; for redevelopment of a portion of the property with up to 1,840,421 square feet of commercial development, up to 831,270 square feet of residential development (717 dwelling units), and structured parking; located at 7101 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda; on approximately 59.45 acres of land zoned GR-1.5, H-45 and Regional Shopping Center Overlay Zone; within the 2018 Rock Spring Sector Plan area.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of the Extension Request

T. Leftwich/E.Tettelbaum

North Bethesda Market I, Site Plan Amendment No. 82006017H:

Request to convert approximately 14,259 square feet of commercial space into ten (10) two-bedroom residential units with lofts and three (3) one-bedroom units; convert the existing 2,022 leasing office currently on the second floor of the mid-rise building to provide additional common amenity space for residents; and relocate the existing leasing office to the lobby of the high-rise building; located at the west side of Rockville Pike, approximately 460 feet south of Nicolson Lane; on approximately 5.91 acres of land zoned CR-3.0, C-1.5, R-2.5, H-100, and CR-4.0, C-3.5, R-3.5, H-300; within the 2010 White Flint Sector Plan area.

Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

R. Hersson-Ringskog

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of March 7, 2019

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report


Item 3

Budget Discussion on the County Executive Recommendation

J. Kroll

Item 4

Bill 5-19: Proposed Amendment to Development Impact Tax Exemptions 

Review proposed amendment to modify the transportation and school development impact tax exemption for all units in a development where at least 25% of the dwelling units are built under certain government regulations or agreements.

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Planning Board comments to the County Council in advance of the public hearing.

J. Sartori/L.Govoni

Item *5

Seventh-Day Adventist Headquarters: Limited Site Plan Amendment No. 81986078E 

Request to construct a 52,500 square foot detached accessory storage facility; located on the southeast quadrant of Old Columbia Pike and East Randolph Road; 21.55 acres; EOF-1.5 H-75 zone, but reviewed under the O-M zone; Fairland Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution

A. Gonzalez 

Item 6

Greater Lyttonsville Sector Plan, Draft Design Guidelines, Worksession 1 

ATTACHMENT A –  Greater Lyttonsville Design Guidelines Working Draft

ATTACHMENT BWorking Draft Responses to Comments

ATTACHMENT CStakeholder Meeting and Drop in Hours Notes

Staff Recommendation: Review and Provide Guidance

L. Shipman 

12:30 pm


Item 10



According to MD ANN Code, General Provisions Article, §3-305(b)(7), to consult with counsel to obtain legal advice.

C. Sorrento

1:30 pm


Item 11


Reconsideration Request for Old Angler’s Cove Preliminary Plan No. 120170290 (MCPB No. 19-013)

C. Sorrento

Item *7

Burtonsville Town Center Preliminary Plan Amendment 12004109D

Request for a 2.5-year extension to the validity period for the APFO finding of the Preliminary Plan, which approved the development of 260,000 square feet of commercial development; located on the northwest quadrant of the intersection of MD 198 and Old Columbia Pike; Burtonsville; 27 acres; CRT-1.5 C-1.0 R-1.25 H-70 Zone; Burtonsville Commercial Crossroads Neighborhood Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approve with Conditions

C. VanAlstyne 

Item 8

Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration Briefing, MD 97 Montgomery Hills Project Planning Study

Representatives from MDOT SHA will provide an interim briefing on the MD 97 Montgomery Hills Project Planning Study.

K. Mencarini

Item 9


Forest Glen/Montgomery Hills Sector Plan, Presentation of Working Draft

Staff Recommendation: Approve Working Draft as Public Hearing Draft and Set Public Hearing Date

M. Williams

3:05 pm



Planning Board Seeks Public Comment on
Administrative Water and Sewer Category Change Requests


The Planning Board will hear testimony and consider recommendations for the water and sewer category change requests (WSSCR) listed below on Thursday March 28, 2019. The applications request that community water and/or sewer service be extended to these properties.

A public hearing for these cases will take place on April 3, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) in Rockville. Planning Board recommendations for these cases will be presented to the County Executive before final decision.

 Case Number

Applicant/Owner and Property Location

Master Plan Area


Marie and Guehenno Laborde

15711 New Hampshire Avenue



Steve and Valli Krimilis

13000 Valley Drive



Yujin and Yinghua Wang

Lot P4 Overlea Drive


WSCCR 19-TRV-07A, 08A, 09A

Margaret Dear

11524, 11528, 11520 Highland Drive


The staff report for the water and sewer category change requests will be posted on the Planning Board’s website one week prior to the meeting:  Contact Katherine Nelson at 301-495-4622 or
See also DEP’s website or call 240-777-7700.

Written comments are also welcomed if submitted at least 24 hours prior to the Planning Board Hearing. Emails or letter may be sent to:
Chair, Casey Anderson
Montgomery County Planning Board
8787 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910