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Glenmont Transit Impact Area and Vicinity
Sector Plan

Approved and Adopted 1997

Contact: Michael Brown, 301-495-4566 or michael.brown@montgomeryplanning.org

Please be aware that the page numbering shown on each page does not apply to this media. The numbers shown at the bottom of each page do not correspond to the printed version of the Master Plan. The complete document is represented by the index below.

Table of Contents

Resolution

Introduction

  1. Geography
  2. Planning Process
  3. Planning History
    1. 1964 General Plan and 1969 General Plan Update
    2. 1978 Sector Plan for Glenmont Transit Impact Area
    3. 1989 Master Plan for the Communities of Kensington-Wheaton

Planning Policies

  1. Vision
  2. Planning Goals
  3. Existing Policies and Constraints
    1. Maryland Planning Act of 1992
    2. 1993 General Plan Refinement
    3. Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance/Annual Growth Policy
  4. Planning Framework
    1. Center and Neighborhoods Concept
    2. Circulation Systems
    3. Historic Preservation

Glenmont Center

  1. Rationale
  2. Transit Oriented Development (TOD)
    1. Land Use and Zoning Recommendations
    2. Development Guidelines
  3. Community Facilities
  4. Streets and Circulation

Glenmont Neighborhoods

  1. Rationale
  2. Property Specific Recommendations
  3. Community Facilities
  4. Public Safety
  5. Education
  6. Streets and Circulation
  7. Deletions from the 1978 and 1989 Plans

The Environment

  1. Sensitive Environmental Features and Areas
  2. Water Quality
  3. Noise
  4. Air Quality

Implementation

  1. Zoning
  2. Special Studies
  3. Capital Projects
  4. Staging
  5. Development Approvals
  6. Revitalization Programs

List of Figures

  1. Montgomery County Master Plan Development Process
  2. Location Map
  3. Georgia Avenue Metro Stations
  4. Kensington-Wheaton Area
  5. Center & Neighborhoods Concept
  6. Existing Land Use
  7. Proposed Land Use
  8. Glenmont Center
  9. Glenmont Center: Long Range Vision
  10. Existing Zoning
  11. Proposed Base Zoning
  12. Proposed Areas for Rezoning
  13. Shopping Center Site: Recommended Improvements
  14. Glenmont Metrocentre - Transit Oriented Development Concept
  15. Georgia Avenue West - Transit Oriented Development Concept
  16. Glenmont Housing Stock
  17. Transit Oriented Development Guidelines
  18. Open Space System
  19. Existing Community Facilities
  20. Vehicular Traffic Circulation
  21. Glenmont Center: Proposed Right-of-way
  22. Proposed Short Term Transportation Improvements
  23. Proposed Long Term Transportation Improvements
  24. Pedestrian Circulation
  25. Bicycle Circulation
  26. Typical Bikeway Cross-Sections
  27. Georgia Avenue: Streetscape at Denley Road
  28. Georgia Avenue: Streetscape at Glenallan Avenue
  29. Georgia Avenue: Streetscape at Layhill Road
  30. Bifurcated Layhill Road Streetscape
  31. View of Linear Park

List of Tables

  1. Functional Classification of Roadways
  2. Recommended Sidewalks
  3. Recommended Bikeways
  4. Recommended Capital Projects (Transportation)

Date of last update: May 23, 2012