College Avenue and Yale Avenue - Closeup

Yesterday, Prince George’s Planning Board approved the Book Exchange student housing complex near University of Maryland.

Earlier, College Park City Council unanimously voted against the design, citing developer’s failure to comply with the Route 1 sector plan.

The plan will most likely go to the County’s District Council, who will make the ultimate decision.

Read more on today’s Washington Post here.

College Park Patch did a nice live blogging on the hearing yesterday. You can read that here.