6/18/13 Commissioners approve 1734 new homes in Linganore

Read about it here in the FNP


County approves 1,735 more homes for Lake Linganore

By Bethany Rodgers News-Post Staff | Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 2:00 am

Frederick County commissioners Tuesday voted to rezone roughly 950 acres in the Lake Linganore community as part of a plan to fill out the development with 1,735 more houses.

The board voted 4-1 to approve the proposal, with Commissioner David Gray the only one to oppose reclassifying the land from its agriculture and resource conservation zoning. Allowing the development to move forward will enable the construction of roads and other infrastructure systems that have been lacking in the community, commissioners said during the evening public hearing….  read more.