What is land use planning?
Land use planning is primarily concerned with guiding and shaping new development and redevelopment while protecting significant environmental, historic or cultural features. Land use planning in Prince George's County includes the approval and implementation of plans that vary in scale and level of detail.

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1. What is land use planning?
2. Whom can I contact regarding planning issues in my area?
3. Can your staff provide planning / design assistance to our city, town, or community?
4. How are plans prepared?
5. What is the General Plan?
6. What are functional plans?
7. What are sector plans?
8. What is a sectional map amendment (SMA)?
9. What are subregion and area plans?
10. What issues and subjects are addressed in the 2002 General Plan?
11. What are the basic components of subregion and area plans?