General Development Plan
The GDP is Anne Arundel County’s comprehensive plan to guide land use in the County, capitalize on its assets and conserve critical resources. It is prepared in compliance with State requirements and guidelines. Adopted by the County Council, the GDP establishes policies and recommendations to guide land use decisions over a 20 year planning timeframe. All master plans and development regulations adopted by the County must be consistent with the goals, policies and recommendations of the GDP.
Applications to serve on the Plan2040 Citizens Advisory Committee are now being accepted.
View the Press Release and download the application here: Application for Plan2040 Citizens Advisory Committee Appointment
Application deadline is May 15, 2018
The County’s current GDP was approved in 2009 by the County Council. View the current GDP and the history of comprehensive planning in Anne Arundel County here:
The GDP establishes the community's vision for the County; all master plans and development regulations must be consistent with its goals, policies and recommendations.
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|North County High School||Listening Session 1 Results/Comments|
|Broadneck High School||Listening Session 2 Results/Comments|
|Old Mill High School||Listening Session 3 Results/Comments|
|Arundel High School||Listening Session 4 Results/Comments|
|Annapolis High School||Listening Session 5 Results/Comments|
|Northeast High School||Listening Session 6 Results/Comments|
|Southern High School||Listening Session 7 Results/Comments|
|Brooklyn Park Middle School||Listening Session 8 Results/Comments|
|Online Survey||Online Survey Results/Comments|