Article: Planning working with Statewide Planning Commissioners to Reinvent an Effective Association

In a July 17th article in Maryland Matters, the Maryland Planning Commissioners Association’s (MPCA) Outreach Project was highlighted. This project is an effort to listen to stakeholders so that Maryland’s planning community can best meet the needs of local jurisdictions. The MPCA is a statewide, nonprofit educational organization of municipal, county and regional planning commissioners and boards of zoning appeals members.

MPCA members work to improve the quality of life for all Marylanders through planning, environmental protection, historic preservation, and growth management. Continue reading

Maryland Department of Planning at the 2016 Maryland Association of Counties, Visit Us at Booth 117

Supporting Communities, Preserving Resources, Enriching Lives…
Changing Maryland for the Better

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Governor Hogan Swears In Planning Secretary

Wendi Peters’ Experience Spans Local, State Government

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Yesterday, Wendi Peters, a Mount Airy native, was sworn in as Secretary of the Maryland Department of Planning (Planning) by Governor Larry Hogan after being appointed earlier this month. Continue reading

reBlog: Governor Larry Hogan Holds First Conowingo Dam Summit

Press Release July 7, 2016

Announces Multi-Agency Work Group, Request for Information to Find Solutions for Reducing Bay Pollution

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ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today held Maryland’s first Conowingo Dam Summit, and announced the formation of a multi-agency work group to seek innovative solutions for reducing pollution that threatens the Chesapeake Bay.

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