On July 30, the Prince George's County Planning Board outlined a plan for the 640-acre area around the Orange Line terminus of the New Carrollton Station, which has long been considered an ideal candidate for redevelopment because several modes of transportation converge there.
SOURCE: New Carrollton TDDP/TDOZ, GoogleEarth | By Laris Karklis - The Washington Post - August 14, 2009
Rail Station at Heart of Plan To Remake New Carrollton Article | The train station is the nucleus. Around it, high-rise buildings with a mix of apartments, offices and shops form a bustling urban center. People use public transportation more and their cars less. They stroll on wide sidewalks past storefronts, greenery and public art. This is the vision for the...