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Better buses for Prince George’s: What does better bus service look like?

Join us for a pivotal discussion about what's next for better bus service in Prince George's County and the region.

EVENT: “Taming Arterials” webinar with FABB

Major arterial roads such as Routes 1, 7, 50, 123

Latest Happenings


CSG Comments: Current Thrive Draft 2022.09.16

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The Coalition for Smarter Growth supports the Planning, Housing, and Economic Development committee’s unanimously approved draft of Thrive 2050 and the addition of the economy, environment, and equity chapters, and we recommend that the Council approve it this fall.
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CSG in the News: Prince George’s council pulls ‘Machiavellian’ zoning bill after uproar

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September 16, 2022 | Washington Post | Daniel Wu "The inclusion of CB-91 with those bills was “an extra Machiavellian move,” Cheryl Cort, policy director for the nonprofit Coalition for Smarter Growth, wrote to The Washington Post. Had they all passed, CB-91′s supermajority requirement would have solidified the outgoing county
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TAKE ACTION: Pass Thrive’s Vision for Our Future!

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Tell your councilmembers that you support a vision for Montgomery County that is more affordable, equitable, sustainable, inclusive, and prosperous!
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Testimony: Support for CB-86 & CB-87-2022

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We are pleased to express our support for CB-86 and CB-87. These bills build on the many advances the County has made in recent years to address the housing needs of its residents. The Council and Executive have much to be proud of as these bills show how far we’ve come. 
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Testimony: Oppose CB-78, split-zoned properties allowed use of higher intensity zone

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Prince George's County Council should conduct a careful assessment to address appropriate rezoning of a split-zoned property
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