Maryland, Growing Smarter

Desiring a higher quality of life, citizens and policy makers in communities across Maryland are adopting Smart Growth principles in their local development and landuse decisions. People are beginning to realize that the things most valued – health, environment, economic wellbeing, and education -- are all affected by development decisions. This report includes some examples of how Smart Growth ideals are shaping Maryland’s rural, suburban and urban landscapes.

Downloadable Documents: 
Maryland Department of Planning
Baltimore, MD: Maryland Department of Planning
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Publication Date: 
June 1, 2007
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Reports and Studies