The Prince George’s County Planning Department of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is rewriting the Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations for Prince George's County. We need your ideas to make sure the new zoning ordinance reflects our community values and project goals. We welcome you to review the documents below and join in the discussion.
Module 2: Landscape Manual
The purpose of the Prince George’s County Landscape Manual is to enhance the quality of life of County residents, the appearance of communities, and the overall environmental health of Prince George’s County by improving the design, sustainability, and quality of landscaping.
Module 2: Development Standards
Clarion Associates recommendations for comprehensive updates of the current Zoning Ordinance’s development standards. Division 27-5 Development Standards, is an important division in the Zoning Ordinance. It consolidates, in one place, all the different standards that apply to the site layout, form, and general quality of development on a site.
About the Project
The Prince George’s County Planning Department is comprehensively rewriting the county’s Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations. The Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations are the laws that determine how land or property in Prince George’s County can be developed. The intended impact of this multi-year project is to modernize the county’s zoning code into a more user-friendly document that is aligned with the county’s vision for smart growth, economic development, and improved quality of life for Prince George’s County residents. Help us create a 21st Century Zoning Ordinance for Prince George’s County by providing your comments and feedback to project documents.
We value your advice, criticism, and unique insight about planning and zoning issues. We request that comments are relevant to the discussion. Commenters are responsible for what they post and we will remove any comments that include personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity, and commercial promotion.