On June 22, 2017, the Prince George's County Planning Board voted and adopted the Preliminary Greater Cheverly Preliminary Sector Plan. The adopted sector plan will be used in conjunction with Planning Board Resolution (PGCPB No.17-83). The adopted sector plan and Planning Board Resolution will be transmitted to the District Council for consideration. The District Council worksession for the adopted sector plan will be held on September 12, 2017.
The sector plan will include implementable recommendations that address the following elements:
Community Heritage, Culture, and Design
Transportation and Mobility
This 2,165-acre planning area contains the residential communities of Englewood, Landover Knolls, Newton Village, Oaklyn, Radiant Valley, and the Town of Cheverly. There are also industrial uses lining the area's southwest edges. The WMATA Metro Orange Line, Baltimore-Washington Parkway, and U.S. 50 provide direct access to the District of Columbia. The area is bounded roughly by the Town of Bladensburg to the north, District of Columbia to the south, U.S. 50 to the east, and the Anacostia River to the west.
Improve pedestrian and cyclist safety, access, and connections within the plan area.
Increase connectivity by all modes throughout the area, particularly the employment areas and the Cheverly Metro Station.
Preserve and strengthen residential neighborhoods.
Identify opportunities for infill and redevelopment of the Arbor Street/Tuxedo Road area and the Prince George's Hospital site.
Conduct a focused assessment of environmental conditions, and develop strategies for improvement.