Testimony & Letters

CSG Testimony: Attainable Housing Strategies

CSG Testimony: Attainable Housing Strategies

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We strongly support the direction of the Planning Department’s recommendations for more diverse housing typologies in Montgomery County, especially in places near transit, amenities, and jobs. Inequitable, unsustainable land use patterns are a systemic problem at the root of some of our most difficult social issues. Montgomery County should not
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CSG Comments: Draft Vision Zero 2030 Plan

CSG Comments: Draft Vision Zero 2030 Plan

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We commend Montgomery County for its commitment to ending all traffic fatalities and serious injuries. Vision Zero is important for many reasons, chief among them to make our transportation system one where all users can safely move. We cannot create great places for people to live, work, and play in
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CSG Testimony: Comments in Support of West Falls Church Redevelopment Plan

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For nearly 25 years since our founding by the region’s leading conservation groups, we have helped the region work toward a vision for a network of transit-oriented communities, a vision committed to by Fairfax County and endorsed by all 23 jurisdictions in the Council of Governments’ Region Forward plan and
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Testimony: TPB Draft CLRP and Resolution by TPB Board Member Evan Glass

Testimony: TPB Draft CLRP and Resolution by TPB Board Member Evan Glass

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June 15, 2021 Hon. Charles Allen Chair, National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board Re: TPB Draft CLRP and Resolution by TPB Board Member Evan Glass Chair Allen and members of the TPB: We hope you all agree that climate change is an existential threat. You also know that transportation is
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Joint Letter: Comments in Support of PA 2018-II-1M WFC TSA

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Please accept these comments on behalf of the Coalition for Smarter Growth, the Audubon  Naturalist Society, the Northern Virginia Affordable Housing Alliance, the Sierra Club Great Falls  Group, Friends of Holmes Run, and Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions. We write to express  our support for the redevelopment of the West
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