The Smarter Growth Alliance for Charles County is a broad-based coalition of state and local smart growth, citizen, environmental, and good government groups that includes 1000 Friends of Maryland. To learn more, visit www.SaveCharlesCounty.com
As Governor of Maryland, Parris Glendening spearheaded the state’s pioneering and widely respected Smart Growth initiative. Today, Governor Glendening works with leaders throughout the country to help them apply smart growth principles to rebuild state and local economies.
Ed McMahon is nationally recognized as an inspiring speaker and a leading authority on sustainable development, land conservation and smart growth. During the past 25 years, McMahon has assisted communities in all 50 states on a wide variety of community planning and economic development issues.