Year in Review

The SCA Annual Letter
Upcoming Events
A Celebration of Rural Montgomery:The first ever joint SCA Plant Swap and Monocacy Garden Club Flower Show all together at Linden Farm!Saturday, May 102-6 pm.
Our celebration will feature:
2-4 pm:  Sugarloaf's traditional plant swap in front of the bank barn, with local plants and gardening supplies for swap or sell.
2-6 pm:  Monocacy Garden Club's spring flower show in the Linden Barn, "Celebrate Simplicity" featuring displays of horticulture and flower arrangements (you can vote for your favorites).
2-6 pm: local vendors and live music in the bank barn.  Who's coming? Click here.
2-6 pm: LeafGro and free composting bins from Montgomery County available at the shed in front of the bank barn.
4-6 pm: announcement of judges' favorites and the public's favorites from Monocacy Garden Club and social in the Linden Barn.
tour of Linden Farm and the bluebird trail.
refreshments.
All are welcome - bring your mom or ask your kids to bring you for an early Mother's Day celebration - a perfect country outing.
"Did you miss the Annual Meeting on April 5?" Check out John Clayton's excellent Monocacy Monocle article here.
Zoning and Permit Issues
Save Ten Mile Creek
See John Menke, Scott Fosler and Royce Hanson's historical perspective from the Washington Post Opinion Page of November 17, 2013.
Threat to the Master Plan? -- Zoning Rewrites
Passage of ZTA 21-12, Erosion, Sediment Control and Storm Water Management-Coal Tar Pavements
Passage of ZTA 12-03, Agricultural Zones-Wineries    and
SCA's letter commenting on ZTA 12-03
Special Benefits Permit Recommendations
Global Mission Church
September 17, 2012 letter from Maryland State Senator Rob Garagiola to the Maryland Department of Transportation.
November 8, 2012 staff report of the Frederick County Planning Commission in preparation for the November 14 Hearing
November 13, 2012 letter from the Montgomery County Planning Department to the Frederick County Planning Commission
November 20, 2012 letter from Maryland State Senator Rob Garagiola to the Maryland Department of Transportation
December 4, 2012 letter from Maryland State Senator Rob Garagiola to the Maryland Department of the Environment
Regional Happenings
Linden Farm field trip - PHS Global Ecology juniors
Poolesville High School Global Ecology Project 2012 S.C.A. Award Winners
New Farmer's Pilot Project
"The White's Ferry Road Paper Trail"
Agriculture in Motion: Experience Local Farming from a High School Senior's Perspective
   

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   P.O. Box 218
   Dickerson, MD 20842
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