The LPPRP is a state mandated plan and is required to be updated every five (5) years. Frederick County's previous plan was prepared in 2012. This plan is required in order for a jurisdiction to maintain eligibility for Program Open Space (POS) funding.
Draft Plan includes the following components: •Parks and Recreation - Updated with current parkland
inventory and facility data. The appendix includes an
updated inventory of all federal, state, county, and municipal
parkland. •Agricultural Land Preservation - Updated with current
information on preservation easement activity. •Natural Resource Land Conservation - Updated with more
information on watershed restoration activities and a green
infrastructure study. Describes planning and protection
strategies for natural resource lands.
Review Process: • April 12- County Planning Commission review of Final Draft Plan and to make a recommendation to the County Council• May/June- County Council will review and approve the Plan. • July 1- Approved Plan due to the state.
Submit Comments: Division of Planning and Permitting
c/o Jim Gugel
30 N. Market St.
Frederick, Maryland 21701
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