County zoning notice (Flickr)

Tomorrow, Wednesday, February 29, County Council woman (Dist 1) Mary Lehman will be hosting an informational session on County’s planning, land use and development process.

Time: 7-9 PM
Place: Laurel Beltsville Senior Center 7120 Contee Rd, Laurel, MD

Join planners from the Planning Department of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission for a valuable session on the basics of land use, planning and the development process in Prince George’s County. Zoning, general & master plans and important laws that affect the local planning process will be briefly described.

Learn how to have your concerns heard and how to track and review projects in your neighborhood. Learn why it is important for you, your neighbors, your homeowner’s association or civic association to consider land use proposals before a case is filed.

The meeting will highlight a a few projects that are pending in District 1. They include:
Shopping center U.S. at Route 1 & St. Mary’s St.
Churches on Ammendale Rd. & Brooklyn Bridge Rd.
75-room hotel on U.S. Route 1 near Hollywood Rd.

There will be a second meeting on Wednesday, March 7, 7-9 PM at Beltsville Academy, 4300 Wicomico Avenue, Beltsville, MD