Projects Proposed

1 Mixed-use development. Layhill Investment Associates, Chevy Chase. A preliminary plan of subdivision to redevelop the “Privacy World” apartments for 1,325 apartments, 225 townhouses and 90,000 square feet of retail space near the Glenmont Metro Station at Glenallen Avenue, on the east side of Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring. (1-20130080)

2Apartments. Donohoe, the District. A site plan for an 11-story, 155-unit tower on just under two acres on Bonifant Street at Fenton Street, adjacent to the new Silver Spring Library. (8-20130100)

3Bank branch. Rossmoor IDI Commercial Center Associates. A site plan amendment to add retail space to Leisure World Plaza for a 2,900-square-foot bank branch on the east side of Georgia Avenue, south of International Drive, Silver Spring. (8-1985045A)

4Industrial park. M&D Real Estate, Gaithersburg. A preliminary plan of subdivision for a 200,000-square-foot industrial park on 13.7 acres along Snouffer School Road, north of Ridge Heights Drive, Gaithersburg. (1-20130100)

Projects Approved

5T ownhouse community. Finmarc Management, Bethesda. A final plat of subdivision for 104 townhouse lots in the northwest quadrant of Clopper Road and Cinnamon Drive, Germantown. (2-20130260)

6Apartments. Woodfield Investments, Chevy Chase. A 690-unit apartment complex on 12.8 acres on Research Boulevard, just west of Shady Grove Road, Rockville. (1-20120180)

7Apartments. Hanover R.S., Houston. A site plan for a 367-unit multifamily complex on 6.92 acres on the northwest side of Research Boulevard, east of Omega Drive, Rockville. (8-20120190)

Building Permits

8 Office building. The 4500 East-West Highway, the District. A $41 million office building of about 233,000 square feet, plus a garage, at 4500 East-West Hwy., Bethesda.

9  Apartments and garage. The City of Gaithersburg issued a permit to Clark Builders Group of Arlington County for a 199-unit rental apartment and garage for $22.8 million at 200 Olde Towne Ave., Gaithersburg.

10Parking garage. Lot 31 Development Statutory Trust, Bethesda. A below-grade parking garage at 7171 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton