We hosted an APA-MD event at Serenity Farms in Benedict, Maryland on May 18, 2018. The takeaway was how planning and regulations are important in assisting the many different and creative ideas for farming and the use of farms.
We hosted a successful event entitled Perspectives on Baltimore: The Role of Design and Planning to Strengthen our Communities with the MD Chapter of AIA on Wednesday May 20th, 2015 at the Engineer´s Club in Baltimore.
We hosted a tour at Real Food Farm in Baltimore on October 10th, 2014. Speakers included farm manager Tyler Brown & Education Coordinator Molly McCullagh. Abby Cock of the Baltimore City´s Office of Sustainability also talked about integrating urban agriculture into the City of Baltimore´s Planning efforts.
MD APA hosted its annual meeting & dinner at the Engineer´s Club in Baltimore on Thursday, September 18. Speakers from the Maryland Department of Planning discussed Reinvest Maryland (Infill, Redevelopment, and Revitalization), and speakers from the Baltimore Metropolitan Council discussed Maximize 2040 - a performance based transportation plan.
MD APA hosted an event at the Engineer´s Club in Baltimore on August 20th in which we discussed how the film industry affects Maryland´s Communities. Speakers included Jack Gerbes, Director of the Maryalnd Film Office, and Debbie Dorsey, Director of the Baltimore Film Office.