Maryland Department of Planning

Md. Renews Fight Vs. Rural Allegany Homes ProjectThe Maryland Department of Planning is renewing its objection to a proposed housing development in rural Allegany County that led to a landmark state Court of Appeals ruling in 2008.
O'Malley Names Matt Power Director Of StateStatGov. Martin O'Malley has appointed a director of StateStat, a management tool that aims to measure performance in state government.
Judge Weighs Dismissal Of Md. Growth DisputeA Frederick County judge is considering dismissing a lawsuit filed by several environmental groups challenging the county's plan to increase development potential by about 50 percent.
Panel Releases Legislative District MapAn advisory panel on redistricting for seats in the Maryland General Assembly released a proposed map on Friday that panel members say was designed to reflect an increase in the state's minority population in the 2010 census.
Public Has A Week To Comment On RedistrictingGov. Martin O'Malley said Tuesday he plans to introduce a map for congressional redistricting that won't be much different from the map recommended by the panel he appointed.