Montgomery Planning Board and Planning Department Announce August 2020 Online Events

July 30, 2020

calendar of events
Month includes virtual Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan events, an Historic Preservation Commission meeting and the move to Wheaton while the Planning Board is on recess 

SILVER SPRING, MD – The Montgomery County Planning Department, part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), has announced its August 2020 calendar of online meetings. Review the list of events below and go online to www.montgomeryplanning.org for more details. The Montgomery County Planning Board (M-NCPPC) will be on recess during the month of August.

The Montgomery County Planning Department and Planning Board will officially move into their new M-NCPPC headquarters in downtown Wheaton (2425 Reedie Drive, Wheaton, MD 20902) on August 17. The new headquarters will be closed to the public until further notice as staff practices social distancing.

August 4 – Join Montgomery Planning for an online listening session for the Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan from7 to 8:15 p.m. Community members will have the opportunity to share thoughts, concerns and ideas for the future of Downtown Silver Spring and its surrounding area. RSVP for the August 4 meeting.

August 6 – Planning staff will hold online office hours from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan. Residents, business owners and other members of the community are invited to ask questions, discuss ideas and voice concerns about the future of the plan area directly to planners. Register for office hours on August 6.

August 12 – The Historic Preservation Commission will hold its meeting online. Consult the HPC meeting webpage for agenda information. Meetings are available live and on demand online.

August 13 – Planning staff will hold online office hours from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan. Residents, business owners and other members of the community are invited to ask questions, discuss ideas and voice concerns about the future of the plan area directly to planners. Register for office hours on August 13.

August 14 – The Planning Department and Planning Board moves from their current headquarters at 8787 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD.

August 17 – The first official day at the Planning Department and Planning Board’s new headquarters in downtown Wheaton (2425 Reedie Dr., Wheaton, MD 20902.) Learn more about the Wheaton Headquarters.

August 20 – Planning staff will hold online office hours from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan. Residents, business owners and other members of the community are invited to ask questions, discuss ideas and voice concerns about the future of the plan area directly to planners. Register for office hours on August 20.

August 27 – Planning staff will hold online office hours from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Silver Spring Downtown and Adjacent Communities Plan. Residents, business owners and other members of the community are invited to ask questions, discuss ideas and voice concerns about the future of the plan area directly to planners. Register for office hours on August 27.

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