The Montgomery County Planning Board Agenda

Monday, July 20, 2009



8787 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3760

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item 1 Public/Private Partnership between M-NCPPC and the Miracle League of Montgomery County

M. Riley

Development of a Miracle League baseball field in South Germantown Recreational Park at the southwest quadrant of Germantown Park Drive and Schaeffer Road. Modification of the Parks Capital Improvements Program (CIP), Project Description Form #998712, "South Germantown Recreational Park: SoccerPlex Facilities" to include the Miracle League and to amend the scope of related improvements.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of Public/Private Partnership and submission of CIP amendment to County Council.

  Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved
item 2 Enterprise Division Quarterly Fiscal Update

C. Brett

Enterprise Quarterly Report, end of the year update and future plans

Staff recommendation: Approval

  Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved
Item *3 Limited Amendment - Preliminary Plan and Forest Conservation Plan No. 11997101A, Connelly School of the Holy Child

J. Penn / R. Weaver


RE-2 zone; 11.95 acres; 2 lots previously approved for a religious school; request to modify the previously approved forest conservation plan to remove conservation easement; located on Bradley Boulevard, 400 feet west of Congressional Court; Potomac.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with conditions

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved