National Center for Smart Growth: Recent submissions

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    • Small-Scale, Local Production in Prince Georgeʼs County, MD 

      Brinley, Anna; Murnen, Lily; Nye, Kari (Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS), 2020)
      Through their work with the National Center for Smart Growth at the University of Maryland (UMD), the Prince George’s County Planning Department commissioned this report from the university’s Partnership for Action ...
    • Tactical Urbanism in Cheverly and Suitland, Maryland 

      Ayinde, Andrea; Feehley, Rob; Marini, Alex; Perison, Emily; Reed, Tyra; Spector, Laura; Thomas, Parker; Clarke, Ella; Peaks, Kelly; Ritzer, Dylan; Sadiq, Thomas; Thomas, Kate; Winstel, Matt; Williams, Morgan (Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS), 2020)
      What is Tactical Urbanism? Arts and urban consultant, Cara Courage, describes tactical urbanism as making small but impactful changes to the cultural and physical fabric of a city or town to improve the “urban lived ...
    • Prince George's County Vision Zero Story Map 

      Ajala, Samuel; Akbari, Omar; Coleman, Janell; Patel, Kishan; Rauf, Asqa; Sheehy, Kayla (Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS), 2020)
      In the spring 2020 semester, the University of Maryland I-Consultancy tasked a team of college-level information scientists to consult with Prince George’s County’s Department of Public Works & Transportation (DPWT) on ...
    • Story Map for Stormwater Management Projects at the University of Maryland 

      Dietrich, Amber; Kadariya, Gyan; Loredo, Andrew; McCarthy, Ryan; Petitt, Andy; Shaker, Nadine (Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS), 2020)
      Our group was tasked with retrieving and consolidating datasets/databases and primary accounts of enhanced stormwater management projects. These facilities have been installed across campus over time, so we needed to ...
    • Analyzing the Economic Impacts of Events within Prince George’s County 

      Aguirre-Mori, Jose; Akinkuade, Ayomide Valentine; Campos, Martin; Muhie, Musab; Romney, Ariana; Wondwossen, Ammanuel (Partnership in Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS), 2020)
      This collaborative project between PALS students, and representatives from M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR), Prince George’s County began as a data analysis effort. We were to analyze existing data from ...