Maryland Native Plant Society
Annual Conference

Sept. 17-18

MWS president Jim Long will give slide presentation on the Magnolia Bogs in Charles County.

Register here.

Chesapeake Watershed Forum
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Sept. 30-Oct 2

Sponsored by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay.  MWS will be assisting 1000 Friends of Maryland in presenting "Planning to Protect Environmental Assets."

Register here.

Board of Appeals hears challenge to the Guilford project in Bryans Road

October 11, 7 PM
Charles County Government Bldg

This huge subdivision would increase traffic on Billingsley Road by 60%. Yet the analysis of adequate public facilities was very inadequate when the Planning Commission approved a preliminary subdivision plan. Other aspects of the approval process are also being challenged.