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.
Maryland, Growing Smarter
Maryland Department of Planning
Baltimore, MD: Maryland Department of Planning
June 01, 2007
Reports and Guides
Land Use Planning, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Smart Growth / Growth Management