most important question about GGP’s proposals is whether they are enforceable.
That is, will the community get the benefits promised in exchange for
the benefits (guaranteed by zoning) to the developer. We believe they
are not at this time.
are quite concerned that they are insisting on proposing 5500 new
residential units, three to four times the size of Wilde Lake – a
number which Ken Ulman, the County Executive, says is
“affordable housing” proposal provides for nowhere near the
full spectrum of housing they say they favor.
We will insist on specific, enforceable safeguards to
ensure that new density does not cause the degrading of environmental, traffic, or the quality
of life in Downtown.
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