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REVISED: Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 1:47PM
9:00 am


Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

1. Qiagen Plan no. Preliminary Plan 11981142A – MCPB No. 20-117

*B. Record Plats


Subdivision Plat No. 220200130, Woodmont
CR zone; 1 lot; located immediately east of the intersection of Auburn Avenue and Norfolk Avenue; Bethesda Downtown Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

2710 Washington Avenue, Administrative Subdivision Plan No. 620190130, Extension Request No. 2

R-60 Zone, 1.07 acres, second request to extend review from November 19, 2020 to April 29, 2021, to create 3 2 single-family lots. Located on Washington Avenue, 200 feet West of Ellingson Drive.; 2000 North & West Silver Spring Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval of Extension
M. Fuster



Parkridge, Preliminary Plan No. 620200120, Regulatory Extension Request #1

Request to extend the regulatory review period from November 12, 2020 to February 11, 2021 for creation of one lot; located at 11730 Clopper Road, Gaithersburg; on approximately 1.4 acres of land zoned R-200; within the Great Seneca Science Corridor Master Plan area.
Staff Recommendation: Approval of the Extension Request

E. Tettelbaum


Adoption of Corrected Resolution for Bannockburn Estates Preliminary Plan 12006067A – MCPB No. 20-041

M. Folden

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of October 22, 2020

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report


Item *3

4725 Cheltenham Drive, Sketch Plan No. 320200060

CR 3.0 C 2.0 R 2.75 H 90 zone and the Bethesda Overlay Zone; 0.245 acres, Request for up to 80,000 square feet of total development, consisting of multi-family residential uses with 15 percent MPDUs, and up to X square feet of non-residential uses; request for Bethesda Overlay Zone density; located on Cheltenham Drive approximately 110 feet east of the intersection with Wisconsin Ave; 2017 Bethesda Downtown Sector Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval

J. Bush

Item 4

Zoning Text Amendment No. 20-03: Townhouse Living – Conditional Use Standards

ZTA 20-03 amends the Montgomery County Zoning Ordinance delete or revise the requirement for abutting bus service for townhouses as a conditional use; revise the requirement or dimensional standards for handicapped-accessible vehicular parking for townhouses as a conditional use; revise the distance standards from a Metro Station and recreational facilities; and generally revise the requirements for townhouses as a conditional use.
Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 11/10/20)

G. Russ

Item 5


Briefing on the Rustic Roads Functional Master Plan Update

Staff Recommendation: Provide comments and guidance to staff

L. Saville

Item 6

Urban Loading and Delivery Management Study – Scope of Work Briefing

The team will brief the Planning Board on the purpose, goals and objectives, and describe the proposed scope of work to be performed for the Urban Loading and Delivery Management Study.

L. Howerton/M. Folden/I. Thompson

Item 7

12917 Parkland Drive, Conditional Use No. CU 2021-02

Request to expand a Family Day Care for 8 children into a Group Day Care for up to 12 children on a 6,264 -square foot lot in the R-60 Zone; located at 12917 Parkland Drive, Rockville, within the 1994 Aspen Hill Master Plan area.

Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions
(Action required for Hearing by Hearing Examiner on November 20, 2020)

E. Tettelbaum

Item 8


Bethesda Downtown Design Advisory Panel, Appointment of Panel Members

Appoint a new Design Advisory Panel member representing Academia, and re-appoint the Panel member representing the Development Community.
Staff Recommendation: Approve Appointments
E. Hisel-McCoy

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