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The Southern Avenue Metro Station Area Pedestrian Accessibility Study
This report is an evaluation of the pedestrian, bicycle, and safety conditions around the Southern Avenue and Naylor Road Metro Station areas. The report was developed through a process of identifying challenges and opportunities associated with the station areas. The findings and recommendations presented in this report do not necessarily represent the official policy positions of any members of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) and should not be read as such. ...
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Accokeek Heritage Tourism Study
This study identifies and analyzes heritage tourism resources in Accokeek, Prince George's County, Maryland, the challenges they face, and provides recommendations to make them known or better known using best practices. The study identifies common heritage themes and 34 action steps to enhance connectivity and accessibility, without threatening the resources themselves or the community's quality of life. ...
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2023 Endorsed Bowie-Mitchellville and Vicinity Sectional Map Amendment
The 2023 Endorsed Bowie-Mitchellville and Vicinity Sectional Map Amendment (SMA) is the SM ...
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Town of Edmonston Economic Development Strategy
This document is an Economic Development Strategy for the Town of Edmonston, a small munic ...
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What You Will Find

The Planning Department provides a variety of publications for the citizens and businesses of Prince George's County. These range from master plans and sectional map amendments to community studies, pamphlets, and brochures.

Publications are available for purchase at the M-NCPPC Planning Information Services, located on the Lower Level Floor (L) of the County Administration Building, Upper Marlboro, MD, 301-952-3195. Some of the publications linked below are Adobe PDF (Portable Document Format) files that require the Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing and printing.

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Publication Title/Description Publication Date
Master Plan, Sector Plan and Transit District Development Plan More...
2023 Endorsed Bowie-Mitchellville and Vicinity Sectional Map Amendment June 2023
City of College Park Age-Friendly Action Plan September 2022
Prince George's County Master Plan of Transportation 2035 (MPOT 2035) Current Conditions Report August 2022
2022 Proposed Bowie-Mitchellville and Vicinity Sectional Map Amendment August 2022
Staff Draft West Hyattsville-Queens Chapel Sector Plan July 2022
Brochure, Report, and Special Study More...
The Southern Avenue Metro Station Area Pedestrian Accessibility Study December 2023
Accokeek Heritage Tourism Study July 2023
Town of Edmonston Economic Development Strategy May 2023
2022 Prince George's County Annual Report on Growth May 2023
Downtown Largo Placemaking, Branding, and Wayfinding Strategy May 2023
Research and Demographic Study More...
Thriving Communities now and into the future November 2014
Historic Fairmount Heights December 2013
Rural Villages Study September 2012
Urban Agriculture: A Tool for Creating Economic Development and Healthy Communities in Prince George's County, MD September 2012
Greater Upper Marlboro Revitalization and Redevelopment Strategy May 2012
General Information and Special Report More...
Citizen's Handbook: Planning, Zoning, and Development Review in Prince George's County December 2014
Guide to Zoning Categories November 2010
Senior Living Market Study Prince George's County September 2006
Bi-County Transitway - International Corridor Planning Study December 2003
2003 Biennial Growth Policy Update September 2003

The following list is publications that are now out-of-print and are no longer available for purchase from the Information Counter or as a print-upon-request document ordered online through our store. An online .pdf has been retained for your convenience. Hard copies are available for review at the Information Counter between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Copies can made of these documents, condition permitting, for a fee of 10 cents per page which may exceed the cover price.

Reference ONLY Publication Date
Archival/Reference ONLY More...
Approved Anacostia Trails Heritage Area Management Plan: Public Summary September 2001
Adopted Sector Plan and Endorsed Sectional Map Amendment for the Addison Road Metro Town Center and Vicinity January 2000
Preliminary Sector Plan and Proposed Sectional Map Amendment for the Addison Road Metro Town Center and Vicinity July 1999
Potential Greenbelt Historic District Design Guidelines Draft July 1997
Farming in Prince George's County: A Status Report based upon the results of the 1982 Census of Agriculture January 1986