Policy 12

Participate in regional planning activities to enhance collaboration, coordination, and implementation. Regional issues include:

  • Air quality
  • Climate change
  • Employment
  • Food system planning
  • Health
  • Infrastructure
  • Land use
  • Sustainability
  • Transportation
  • Water quality
  • Workforce and affordable housing
Table 17 (JPG)
  • LU12.1 - Participate in the Washington Metropolitan Council of Governments’ regional planning activities to improve coordination on transit and land use planning. Provide periodic briefings to the Planning Board on regional issues to identify potential land use strategies and programs.
  • LU12.2 - Coordinate with the Washington Metropolitan Council of Governments to develop forecasts for residential and employment growth based on the Plan 2035 vision, goals, and policies. The forecast should include an analysis of the remaining development capacity in Prince George’s County based on approved zoning, residential and commercial pipeline development, and the Growth Management Goals (see Table 17 (PDF)).
  • LU12.3 - Collaborate with adjacent jurisdictions and county municipalities to ensure coordinated land use patterns, connected transportation networks, and continuous environmental networks, in particular during the preparation of master, sector, and functional plans.