Amber Ridge

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A mixed-use community is proposed on a vacant parcel along Route 301 in Pointer Ridge.

Project Snapshot

Proposal: 200 townhouses and up to 20,000 sq. ft. of commercial/retail space

Location: West side of  southbound US 301,  0.3 mile south of the Mitchellville Road intersection.

Acreage/Zoning: 19 acres/M-X-T (Mixed Use-Transportation Oriented)

Current Proposal Description: Approvals of: a Preliminary Plan of Subdivision to create 200 townhouse lots and two lots for approximately 20,000 sq. ft. of commercial/retail space; and a Detailed Site Plan to construct 200 townhouses.

Review/Approval Process

  1. Zoning Map Amendment (completed, 2014)
  2. Conceptual Site Plan (completed,2017)
  3. Preliminary Plan of Subdivision (under review 2019)
  4. Detailed Site Plan for the residential portion of the property (under review 2019)

Most Recent Approvals

  • Conceptual Site Plan #CSP-16007  March 6, 2017
    The City Council voted to recommend APPROVAL of Conceptual Site Plan #CSP-16007 for the Amber Ridge mixed use development with eight conditions.
  • County Planning Board Approval  3-23-17
  • District Council Final Approval  6-7-17

Documents/Videos Related to the Current Proposal

Project History