Department of Planning Overview
Andrea Van Arsdale, Director
The Jefferson Building, Suite 101
105 West Chesapeake Avenue
Towson, Maryland 21204
Review a local map of Towson and Baltimore County Government's Downtown Campus.
LifeBridge Health Live Near Your Work
Live Near Your Work is designed to encourage homeownership and maintain strong neighborhoods in Baltimore County communities near Northwest and Sinai Hospitals.
Affordable Housing Conciliation Agreement
The affordable housing conciliation agreement between Baltimore County and the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) was executed on March 9, 2016.
Programs and Projects
The Baltimore County Department of Planning implements programs and projects that strengthen existing communities, improve housing opportunities, revitalize older commercial centers, and preserve rural resources. The Department formulates policies, plans and regulations to guide the County’s growth and development for future generations.
- Housing Rehabilitation
- Foreclosure Prevention
- Home Owner Assistance
- Lead Hazard Reduction
- Housing Construction Financing
- Furthering Fair Housing
Formulating Policies and Guiding Growth
Boards, Committees and Commissions:
- Planning Board
- Landmarks Preservation Commission
- Design Review Panel
- Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee
- Commission on Disabilities
- Agricultural Advisory Board