This seminar is designed for attorneys, owners, presidents and vice presidents, planners, project managers, engineers, architects, council and board members, property managers, developers, public works directors, zoning board members, principals, surveyors and land use officials.
This program will provide practical advice and insight into the complicated zoning and land use process. Experienced Maryland professionals will share their knowledge of the laws intricacies in the state. You will also hear timely information regarding the newest programs, ordinances and policies in place.
Topics covered will include:
Montgomery County Growth Management Program Overview
The New Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance And Annual Growth Policy
Growth Management Policy Issues: Looking Back, Looking Forward
Impact And Implications Of The APFO And AGP
Municipalities APFO And Growth Management Tools
Discussion Of Ethical Considerations In Growth And Growth Management
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
I. Montgomery County Growth Management Program Overview
A. History And Evolution
B. Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance
C. Annual Growth Policy
E. Master Plans
F. Budgets And Capital Improvement Funding
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
II. The NEW Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance And Annual Growth
A. Jobs Ceiling Element
B. Roads Traffic Mitigation Standards And Procedures
C. Housing Ceiling Element
D. School Capacity Standards And Procedures
E. Adequacy Of Other Services And Facilities
F. Flexibility, Alternatives And Exemptions
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
III. Growth Management Policy Issues: Looking Back, Looking Forward
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
IV. Impact And Implications Of The APFO And AGP
A. Moratorium And Development Potential By Planning Area
B. Development Realities Under The APFO
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
V. Municipalities APFO And Growth Management Tools
A. City Of Rockville And Other Local Jurisdictions
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
VI. Discussion: Ethical Considerations In Growth And Growth Management For Politicians,
Planners, Developers And Citizens
A. Case Study Termination Of The TDR Program And Easements
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VII. Questions And Answers