Testimony & Letters

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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Testimony: Support CB-86 & CB-87-2022

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Prince George's County Council bills would create a Housing Board to implement the 10-year housing strategy, and support affordable housing tax relief in Right of First Refusal purchases. CSG-testimony-re-support-for-CB-86-87-2022-Hsg-Bd-ROFR-PILOTDownload
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Testimony: Oppose CB 77, CB 91 & CB 92

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Fast-tracking these misguided zoning bills (specifically CB-69, 77, 78, 91, 92) not only devalues residents’ participation in the 8-year process that created the new code, it also undermines efforts to attract high-quality transit-oriented development. 
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Comments re: Maryland Commission on Climate Change Annual Report Transportation Recommendations

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The state should prioritize the communities heavily impacted by transportation pollution and historically excluded from transportation decision making and infrastructure resources, including communities of color, low-wealth communities, rural communities, and people with disabilities, in the development and implementation of these policies.
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CSG/CASA Comments: Culmore Pedestrian Safety Improvements

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The Coalition for Smarter Growth (CSG) and CASA write to provide comments (attached and below) to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) on recommendations for pedestrian safety improvements in the Culmore community presented at the Aug. 4th public meeting. 
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