CIVIC ACTIVISM IN THE JAZZ AGE
Ever wonder what the first MCCF activists did and
how much (or little) issues have changed over the last
90 years? See Charles Wolff’s account of the
Civic Federation’s birth.
THE BIRTH OF THE MCCF
CIVIC FEDERATION NEWS
The MCCF has published a newsletter since its inception.
Past issues back to 2002 remain online for perusal.
Each month, a column written by MCCF staff,
“Federation Corner,” appears in
The Montgomery Sentinel newspaper. Articles
dating back to 2003 appear online.
Resolutions passed by the Civic Federation from 1990 on can be viewed
on the website in chronological order.
The following is a list of studies and other documents generated by the Civic Federation, in reverse chronological order starting with the most recent. Click on the title to access a document. Housing Affordability Report
Includes committee recommendations • MCCF Planning and Land Use Committee • 9 June 2008 Site Plan Enforcement Study Summary • MCCF Planning and Land Use Committee • 6 April 2007 Site Plan Enforcement Study Addendum • MCCF Planning and Land Use Committee • 23 January 2006 Site Plan Enforcement Study
Includes recommendations • MCCF Planning and Land Use Committee • 30 August 2005 MCCF Transportation Plan
Reprinted from Slide Show • April 2004 Maryland Smart Growth Policy Collaborative
MCCF delegates voted to support the recommendations at 13 January 2003 meeting MCCF Position on Projects in County Transportation Plan
Lists whether projects supported, opposed, or no position taken, and prioritizes list of supported projects • process of approval by delegates began in June 2002 and was finalized at 9 September 2002 meeting Transportation Policy Report and Project Priorities Study
Letter to County Council stating MCCF preliminary positions on county TPR • Includes preliminary MCCF priorities list of supported county and state transportation projects (approved by delegates at 12 June 2002 meeting) • 1 July 2002