Maryland Department of Planning Partners with the Mid-Atlantic Planning Collaboration to Help Small and Rural Jurisdictions Complete a Zoning CheckUp

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In 2020, and in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Maryland Department of Planning (Planning) joined the Mid-Atlantic Planning Collaboration (Collaboration), a consortium that also includes American Planning Association state chapters, the Maryland Planning Commissioners Association, the West Virginia Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic, the Virginia Rural Planning Caucus, and the Chesapeake Bay Program.

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2022 Maryland State Data Center’s Annual Meeting Follow Up

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A division of the Maryland Department of Planning (Planning), the Maryland State Data Center (MSDC) is the state’s primary liaison with the U.S. Census Bureau.

MSDC provides Maryland residents, businesses, and local governments with demographic and socioeconomic statistics. It also produces the state’s official population and household projections and develops school enrollment forecasts.

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U.S. National Park Service: Semiquincentennial Grant Program Accepting Applications for FY2022

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The National Park Service is accepting applications for a second round of funding for its Semiquincentennial Grant Program.

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Congress created this grant program in 2020 to support the preservation of state-owned sites and structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places that commemorate the founding of the nation.

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Funding Opportunity: Partners for Places Mini Grants Now Available!

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The Funders Network (TFN), in partnership with the Urban Sustainability Directors Network, has announced a new round of Partners for Places Mini Grants.  

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The Maryland Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Plan (NEVI)

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The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced this month that it has submitted the Maryland Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Plan (NEVI) to the Joint Office of Energy and Transportation. 

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