Thursday, March 25, 2021

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



REVISED: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 1:30PM

PLANNING BOARD MEETING

Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

*B. Record Plats

 

Subdivision Plat No. 220200400, Friendship
IM zone; 1 lot, 1 parcel; located west of the Capital Crescent Trail, 125 feet south of River Road (MD 190); Westbard Sector Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat No. 220200470, Old Georgetown Estates
R-200 zone; 4 lots, 2 parcels; located at the western terminus of Tall Tree Terrace; North Bethesda / Garrett Park Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat No. 220210090, Century XXI
CR zone; 2 parcels; located on the south side of Century Boulevard, 200 feet east of Aircraft Drive; Germantown Sector Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

Lake Potomac, Preliminary Plan No. 12013028A – Regulatory Extension No. 2

Request to extend the regulatory review period from March 25, 2021 until April 22, 2021: An application to reinstate Preliminary Plan No. 120130280, which was approved for the creation of four lots for four single-family dwelling units. Located in the southeast quadrant of the intersection of Stoney Creek Road and Stoney Creek Way; 2002 Potomac Subregion Master Plan; RE-2 zone; 11.11 acres

Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

J. Casey

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of March 11, 2021

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report

Item 3

FY22 Operating Budget Discussion on the County Executive Recommendation

J. Kroll

Item 4

9119 Redwood Avenue, Administrative Subdivision No. 620210040

R-200 zone, 1.647 acres; request to create 3 single family lots located at 9119 Redwood Avenue, approximately 410 feet south of Bradley Boulevard; 1990 Bethesda/Chevy Chase Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

ATTACHMENT

J. Bush

Item *5

4824 Edgemoor Lane, Site Plan No. 820210040

CR 2.5 C 0.5 R 2.5 H 120 zone and the Bethesda Overlay zone, 0.18 acres, Request for up to 89,000 square feet of residential development, including an allocation of up to 67,353 square feet of Bethesda Overlay Zone density; located in the southwest quadrant of the intersection of Edgemoor Lane and Woodmont Avenue; 2017 Bethesda Downtown Sector Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

ATTACHMENT A – Previous Approvals

ATTACHMENT B – Design Advisory Panel

ATTACHMENT C – Agency Letter

ATTACHMENT D – Art Review Panel

ATTACHMENT E – Correspondence

M. Folden

Item *6

MGCDC-CentroNia, Preliminary Plan 120210050

Request for Preliminary Plan approval (associated with Conditional Use CU202008) for a Day Care Center for 180 children, to be established on the 2.02 acre, former Silver Spring Library site in the R-60 Zone; located at 8901 and 8907 Colesville Road, approximately 390 feet north of Spring Street, within the 2000 North and West Silver Spring Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

M. Fuster

12:30 pm

LUNCH

1:00 pm

PLANNING BOARD MEETING CONTINUES

Item *7

Park Montgomery, Local Map Amendment H-140 & Preliminary Forest Conservation Plan

A. Local Map Amendment: A. Request to rezone a 3.29 acre property from R-H to CRTF-1.6, C-0, R-1.6, H-140 to allow the construction of a second new multi-family structure for up to 76 units with an existing 141 unit apartment building to remain, with 15% 13.2%  of total units (217) as MPDUs; located at 8860 Piney Branch Road approximately 900 feet east of University Boulevard; 3.29 acres; 2013 Long Branch Sector Plan.

ATTACHMENTS

B. Preliminary Forest Conservation Plan:

B. Preliminary Forest Conservation Plan: Request for approval with conditions of a preliminary forest conservation plan associated with Local Map Amendment H-140 to allow the construction of a second new multi-family structure for up to 76 units with an existing 141 unit apartment building to remain, with 15% 13.2%   of total units (217) as MPDUs; located at 8860 Piney Branch Road approximately 900 feet east of University Boulevard; 3.29 acres; 2013 Long Branch Sector Plan.

ATTACHMENTS

Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

G. Bogdan

Item *8

North Branch Trail, Rock Creek, Water Quality Plan and Forest Conservation Plan

A. Final Forest Conservation Plan SC2019012: Partially within the Upper Rock Creek SPA Construction the North Branch Trail from the southwest side of Lake Bernard Frank to Muncaster Mill Road. This section is not in the SPA. Construction of a trail segment between the ICC bike trail and the hiker-biker trail being built as part of the preserve at Rock Creek. This section is located within the SPA. Within the 2004 Upper Rock Creek Master Plan area and the 1994 Aspen Hill Master Plan area.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution

ATTACHMENT A – Variance Request

ATTACHMENT B – FCP’S Combined

B. Preliminary/Final Water Quality Plan SC2019012: Upper Rock Creek Special Protection Area (SPA) Construction of a trail segment between the Intercounty Connector (ICC) bike trail and the hiker-biker trail being built as part of the Preserve at Rock Creek. Master Plan – Upper Rock Creek (2004)
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution

ATTACHMENT A – DPS Approval Letter

ATTACHMENT B – North Branch Trail NRIFSD

K. Nelson

 

Item 9

Briefing on the Speed to Market Initiative

Briefing on the Speed to Market Initiative, a public-private working group that included the Montgomery County Department of Permitting Services, its Department of Transportation, Montgomery Planning, representatives from the County Executive’s office and private industry, resulting in a recommended a series of initiatives to streamline business development and growth in the County.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of Resolution

R. Kronenberg

Item 10

Briefing on Montgomery Planning Vision Zero Work Plan

Staff Recommendation: Planning Board Discussion

ATTACHMENT A – Two-Year Vision Zero Action Plan

ATTACHMENT B – 2020 Vision Zero Action Plan

ATTACHMENT C – Planning Department Vision Zero Work Plan

ATTACHMENT D – Vision Zero Community Toolkit

J. Cohn

Item 12

Zoning Text Amendment No. 21-01: Sign Ordinance – Bus Shelter Advertising

ZTA 21-01 amends the list of exempt signs to include signs legally affixed to bus shelters or information kiosks installed through a license agreement with the County.

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 4/06/21)

J. Sartori

ADDED

Item 11

Scope of Work for the Fairland and Briggs Chaney Master Plan

The Fairland and Briggs Chaney Master Plan is a comprehensive update to a portion of the 1997 Fairland Master Plan. Staff will provide an overview of the proposed scope of work, which includes the proposed plan boundary and study area, and requests approval.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of the scope of work

P. Estes/M. Jackson

POSTPONED TO APRIL 8

3:55 pm

ADJOURN

PUBLIC NOTICE

Pursuant to Chapter I, Section 3, of the M-NCPPC Park Rules & Regulations (2017), the Director of the Montgomery County Department of Parks issues the following Park Directive:

E-Bike and E-Scooter Policy for Park Trails