Baltimore County will charge developers more fees for parks and open space – Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Council on Tuesday approved new legislation that eliminates deductions from fees paid by developers set aside to build and maintain small parks and other open space. County law requires developers to set [...]

2019-09-05T21:46:36-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Development, Legislation, Press|Tags: , |Comments Off on Baltimore County will charge developers more fees for parks and open space – Baltimore Sun

What Tuesday’s Hearing Revealed about the “Gutting” of County Open Space Requirements – NeighborSpace of Baltimore County

"I am deeply saddened by the actions of lower level [County] staffers who cooperated with and illegally endorsed the developer’s efforts to totally gut the County’s open space requirements." (Attorney Robert Smith, testifying in favor [...]

2019-08-29T20:56:53-04:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Development|Tags: , , |Comments Off on What Tuesday’s Hearing Revealed about the “Gutting” of County Open Space Requirements – NeighborSpace of Baltimore County

Baltimore County lets developers count parking islands as open space. A new bill could change that. – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County is missing out on money for public parks and trails because of deductions from fees paid by developers, according to a nonprofit that works to conserve open space in neighborhoods. The group, NeighborSpace [...]

2019-08-19T08:48:31-04:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Development, Legislation, Press|Tags: , |Comments Off on Baltimore County lets developers count parking islands as open space. A new bill could change that. – Baltimore Sun

Towson Row developer strikes deal on open space fees – Baltimore Sun

Caves Valley Partners, the developer of Towson Row, has agreed to pay an additional $95,000 in open space waiver fees, beyond the $55,000 that the company is required to pay Baltimore County. The deal was [...]

2016-01-18T11:42:13-05:00January 18th, 2016|Categories: Development, Press, TCA (GTCCA)|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Towson Row developer strikes deal on open space fees – Baltimore Sun

Developers to pay more for open space in Towson – Baltimore Sun

Some developers in booming downtown Towson will pay greater fees than previously required to help pay for creation of new parks and open space under a plan approved by the Baltimore County Council on Monday. [...]

2015-12-22T09:25:53-05:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Development, Press|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Developers to pay more for open space in Towson – Baltimore Sun