Quantcast

Tag Archives: zoning

Md. top court: Development accords need not provide ‘enhanced benefits’

The Court of Special Appeals building.
(Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

In a victory for developers over environmentalists, Maryland’s top court has unanimously held that county-approved property-development agreements need not contain provisions ensuring enhanced benefits for the community, such as new schools or better roads. Nothing in Maryland law or in ...

Read More »

Montgomery Co. church alleges county regulations targeted, prevented new construction

A Silver Spring church has filed suit against Montgomery County, alleging the government has imposed targeted land-use regulations to prevent at least two congregations from purchasing land for new facilities. Canaan Christian Church has unsuccessfully tried to relocate to the ...

Read More »