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Town of Edmonston Economic Development Strategy
This document is an Economic Development Strategy for the Town of Edmonston, a small municipality in northern Prince George's County, Maryland, incorporated in 1924 (Planning Area 68, Councilmanic District 5). The strategy combines demographic, economic, and real estate data in a SWOT Analysis; a community-crafted economic development vision statement, four supporting community economic development goals, and 12 action items in four priority areas for the town to implement. ...
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Visual Guide to Zoning Categories
Visual Guide to Zoning Categories ...
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Downtown Largo Placemaking, Branding, and Wayfinding Strategy
The strategy makes recommendations for locations in Downtown Largo to be activated through ...
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Developing a Neighborhood Planning Academy for Prince George's County
In December 2020, the Prince George's County Planning Department developed an exploratory  ...
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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...
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
Approved Adelphi Road-UMGC-UMD Purple Line Station Area Sector Plan and Sectional Map Amendment June 2022
Brochure, Report, and Special Study More...
Town of Edmonston Economic Development Strategy May 2023
Downtown Largo Placemaking, Branding, and Wayfinding Strategy May 2023
Visual Guide to Zoning Categories May 2023
Developing a Neighborhood Planning Academy for Prince George's County April 2023
Anacostia Trails Heritage Area Wayfinding and Signage Study January 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